Medixon 16mg tablets

Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals

Ingredients in every tablet

Methylprednisolone 16 mg

Each package contains

5 strips of 6 tablets

Other details

Dosage form:Tablet; plain
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

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

Warnings

Pregnancy

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use during pregnancy. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Lactation

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use during lactation. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

NOT SAFEThis item should not be used while operating heavy machinery.

Available in

Indonesia
The Philippines
Myanmar
Cambodia

Dosage information

0 TO 18 YEARS OLD
Adrenocortical insufficiency:
Oral 0.117 mg/kg of body weight or 3.33 mg per m2 of body surface area a day in three divided doses.

18 YEARS OLD AND ABOVE
Initial dosage of methylprednisolone may vary from 4-48 mg daily, single dose or in divided doses depend on the condition being treated. Multiple sclerosis:
Oral 160 mg a day for 1 week, followed by 64 mg every other day for 1 month.

Indication

Abnormality of adrenocortical function, collagen disease, allergic and inflammation of skin and certain respiratory tract, hematologic diseases, hypercalcemia associated with cancer. (I p.M127, II p.3024, VI p.1044, VII p.1055)