Medrol is used for the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, rheumatic disorder, skin disorders, eye disorders, inflammation and nephrotic syndrome.
How it Works
Medrol is known as a corticosteroid. Medrol has anti-inflammatory, metabolic, immune, and hormonal effects on the body. Medrol works to treat the conditions by affecting the body`s release of the substances that trigger inflammation. This release of the substances normally occurs due to an immune system response, however, Medrol works by stopping it, which leads to the treatment of of the conditions listed.
Common Side effects
Patients who take Medrol may suffer from such side effects;
Dryness of the scalp or thinner hair,
Redistribution/accumulation of body fat,
Increased risk of infection,
Increased hair growth,
Black and bloody stools