Ketricin 4mg tablets
Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals
Ingredients in every tablet
Each package contains
|ATC Level 1||H - Systemic hormonal preparations; excluding sex hormones and insulins|
|ATC Level 2||H02 - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use|
|ATC Level 3||H02A - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use; Plain|
6 MONTHS TO 18 YEARS OLD
The recommended dosage should be governed by the same considerations rather than by strict adherence to the ratio indicated by age or body weight. After a favorable response is noted, the proper maintenance dosage should be determined by decreasing the initial drug dosage in small increments at appropriate time intervals until the lowest dosage which will maintain an adequate clinical response is reached.
18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
Initial dosage varies from 4-48 mg/day depending on the specific disease entity being treated. In situations of lesser severity, lower doses will generally suffice while in selected patients, higher initial doses may be required.
To transfer patients from other corticosteroids:
Substitute triamcinolone 4 mg initially in place of each cortisone 25 mg, hydrocortisone 20 mg, prednisone 5 mg, prednisolone 5 mg, methylprednisolone 4 mg, dexamethasone 0.75mg, betamethasone 0.6 mg and paramethasone 2 mg. Thereafter, dosage should be adjusted according to individual response.
Endocrine disorders, rheumatic disorders, collagen diseases, dermatologic diseases, allergic states, ophthalmic diseases, respiratory diseases, hematologic disorders, neoplastic diseases, edematous states, gastrointestinal diseases, miscellaneous