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Medixon 8mg tablets

Ferron Par Pharmaceuticals

Ingredients in every tablet

Methylprednisolone 8 mg

Each package contains

10 blisters of 10 tablets

Dosage form

tablet

Dosage formTablet; plain

Flavour

None

W.H.O. classification

H02A
H02A

A.T.C. Level 1

Anatomical Main group

H - Systemic hormonal preparations; excluding sex hormones and insulins
H02A

A.T.C. Level 2

Therapeutic subgroup

H02 - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use
H02A

A.T.C. Level 3

Pharmacological subgroup

H02A - Corticosteroids for Systemic Use; Plain

Available in

Indonesia

Warnings

Alcohol

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

Machinery

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

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.

Indication

Abnormality of adrenocortical function
Collagen disease
Allergic and inflammatory conditions of the skin
Certain respiratory tract diseases associated with cancer
Certain hematological diseases associated with cancer
Hypercalcemia associated with cancer
(I p.M127, II p.3024, VI p.1044, VII p.1055)

Dosage

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.

OTHER INDICATIONS
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.