Prednisolone 20 Tablet DT is a steroid. It is used to treat a wide variety of medical conditions such as severe allergic reactions, allergic conditions, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin and eye disorders, and nephrotic syndrome. It suppresses the immune system and provides relief from inflammation.
Prednisolone 20 Tablet DT should be taken with food to avoid an upset stomach. It should be swallowed whole with water at the same time(s) each day. Your doctor will decide the dose and how often you should take them. This may change from time to time depending on how well they are working. You should take this medicine regularly to get the most benefit, even if you feel fine.
The most common side effect of this medicine is reduction in bone density, weight gain, mood changes, upset stomach, and behavioural changes. Talk to your doctor if these bother you or do not go away. Taking Prednisolone 20 Tablet DT can also make it harder for you to fight off infections. Tell your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as fever or sore throat.
Let your doctor know about any medical issues you have, especially poor blood circulation, diabetes and immune system problems and about other medicines you are taking (particularly steroids).
USES OF PREDNISOLONE 20 TABLET DT
- Treatment of Severe allergic reactions
- Treatment of Allergic conditions
- Prevention of Asthma
- Treatment of Rheumatic disorder
- Treatment of Skin disorders
- Treatment of Eye disorders
- Treatment of Nephrotic syndrome
BENEFITS OF PREDNISOLONE 20 TABLET DT
In Treatment of Severe allergic reactions
In Treatment of Allergic conditions
This medicine is given orally (by mouth). You should always take it as it has been prescribed for you. Do not stop taking it without your doctor’s advice. This can cause unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Because this medicine weakens your immune system, you should avoid being near people who are ill or have infections.
In Prevention of Asthma
Prednisolone 20 Tablet DT works by reducing and preventing swelling and inflammation in your lungs. It is known as a “preventer” and is used to prevent the symptoms of asthma such as tightness in your chest, wheezing, breathlessness, and coughing. This means you can carry out your daily activities more easily and more confidently.
It may take a few weeks for this medicine to show full effects. Keep taking it regularly as prescribed even if you do not have any symptoms (this means it is working). Do not stop taking it unless your doctor advises you to, otherwise, you are more likely to suffer from symptoms. This medicine will not stop an asthma attack that has already started.
In Treatment of Rheumatic disorder
This medicine should always be taken as it has been prescribed for you. Do not stop taking it without your doctor’s advice. This can cause unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Because this medicine weakens your immune system, you should avoid being near people who are ill or have infections.
SIDE EFFECTS OF PREDNISOLONE 20 TABLET DT
Common side effects of PREDNISOLONE
- Reduction in bone density
- Upset stomach
- Behavioural changes
- Mood changes
- Weight gain
HOW TO USE PREDNISOLONE 20 TABLET DT
HOW PREDNISOLONE TABLET DT WORKS
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