Medixon 8mg 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|
UP TO 18 YEARS
For 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.
For multiple sclerosis:
Oral 160 mg a day for 1 week, followed by 64 mg every other day for 1 month.
Oral 0.417-1.67 mg/kg of body weight or 12.5-50 mg/m² of body surface area a day in 3 or 4 divided doses.
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)