Prednicen-M (Sterapred) Marketing InformationPrednicen-M is sold in pharmcies as "Sterapred". It is also possible to purchase Sterapred in online store. Usually it doesn't require doctor's receipt. Prednicen-M also can be sold as: Omnipred, Prednisone, Deltasone, Liquid Pred, Meticorten, Orasone, Sterapred DS, Predisone.
Prednicen-M (Sterapred) General InformationPrednicen-M 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.
Prednicen-M is also sometimes used to treat the symptoms of certain types of cancer.
Prednicen-M may also be prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Prednicen-M (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 Prednicen-M exactly as directed.
Prednicen-M 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 Prednicen-M 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 Prednicen-M 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 Prednicen-M at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
Prednicen-M (Sterapred) Precautions
Before taking Prednicen-M, 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.
Prednicen-M (Sterapred) Ingredients
Active ingredient: prednisone.