Omnipred (Sterapred) Marketing InformationOmnipred is sold in pharmcies as "Sterapred". It is also possible to purchase Sterapred in online store. Usually it doesn't require doctor's receipt. Omnipred also can be sold as: Prednisone, Deltasone, Liquid Pred, Meticorten, Orasone, Prednicen-M, Sterapred DS, Predisone.
Omnipred (Sterapred) General InformationOmnipred is used to treat many different conditions, including:
certain types of arthritis;
severe allergic reactions;
certain conditions that affect the lungs, skin, eyes, kidneys blood, thyroid, stomach, and intestines.
Omnipred is also sometimes used to treat the symptoms of certain types of cancer.
Omnipred may also be prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Omnipred (Sterapred) Recommendations
Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Take Omnipred exactly as directed.
Omnipred is usually taken with food one to four times a day or once every other day. Your personal dosing schedule will depend on your condition and on how you respond to treatment.
Take each dose with a full glass of water. You may take Omnipred with food or milk.
If you are taking one dose daily, take that dose before 9 a.m. if possible, to follow the body's natural cycle. If you take more than one dose daily, space the doses evenly throughout the day as directed by your doctor.
Do not stop taking Omnipred suddenly if you have been taking it for a few weeks. You may need a gradual reduction in dosage before you stop taking this medication.
Store Omnipred at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
Omnipred (Sterapred) Precautions
Before taking Omnipred, tell your doctor if:
you are allergic to any medicines;
you have diabetes; high blood pressure; osteoporosis; seizures; tuberculosis; ulcers; or liver, kidney, intestinal, heart, or thyroid disease;
you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
Omnipred (Sterapred) Ingredients
Active ingredient: prednisone.