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WYSOLONE DT 10MG TABLET

Manufactured byWyeth Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
ContainsPrednisolone
Description

WYSOLONE DT 10MG TABLET is a corticosteroid which is used to relieve swelling in various conditions like arthritis and allergic disorders. Use with caution in patients with diabetes and other kidney diseases. Do not stop the use of this medicine suddenly since this may cause severe side effects like confusion, headache, etc.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for WYSOLONE DT 10MG TABLET

    Uses of WYSOLONE DT 10MG TABLET

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Gouty arthritis
    • Psoriasis
    • Nephrotic syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Ophthalmic diseases
    • Bursitis
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    Concerns

    Commonly asked questions

    • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
    • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
    • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
    • Is this a habit forming medicine?
      No habit forming tendencies were reported.
    • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
    • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known allergy to prednisolone or any other inactive ingredients present along with the formulation.

    Systemic Fungal Infection

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from systemic fungal infections due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.
    Warnings for special population

    Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
    General warnings

    Infections

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients who are at risk of developing infections since it suppresses the immune system and further increases the risk of infections. Any symptoms such as a sore throat, fever, chills, etc. should be reported to the doctor immediately. Appropriate corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    Vaccination

    Administration of live or live-attenuated vaccines is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition and decrease the effect of vaccines. Your doctor may advise you to postpone vaccination or may use an appropriate form of vaccination with adequate clinical monitoring to minimize the risk of adverse effects.

    Gastrointestinal diseases

    This medicine is used with caution as it may increase the risk of gastrointestinal disturbances like bleeding and abdominal distention.

    Impaired kidney function

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of kidney dysfunction due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of kidney function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    Impaired liver function

    This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with a known history of liver dysfunction due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    Decrease bone density

    This medicine should be used with caution due to the increased risk of decreased bone density and decreased calcium absorption. This risk is especially higher if the medicine is used for a prolonged period of time. Appropriate clinical monitoring, corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

    Missed Dose

    The missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is already time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

    Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
    All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
    Interaction with Alcohol

    Description

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    Instructions

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
    Interaction with Medicine

    Ethinyl Estradiol

    Azole antifungal agents

    Antihypertensives

    Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

    Disease interactions

    Gastro-intestinal bleeding

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of gastrointestinal diseases due to the increased risk of bleeding. This risk is especially higher when the medicine is used for a prolonged period of time. Report any unusual symptoms such as blood in the stool, unusual bleeding or bruising, etc. to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

    Diabetes

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of diabetes mellitus due to the increased risk of altered blood glucose levels. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended during treatment with this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.
    Food interactions
    Information not available.
    Lab interactions
    Information not available.
    Take this medicine exactly advised by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
    Miscelleneous

    To be taken with food

    To be taken as instructed by doctor

    Does not cause sleepiness

    How it works
    It works by binding to the receptors and inhibiting the release of certain chemical substances that cause inflammation.
    Legal Status

    Approved

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Classification

    Category

    Glucocorticoids

    Schedule

    Schedule H

    Prednisolone: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2020 [cited 24 January 2020]. Available from:

    https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a615042.html

    Prednisolone - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2020 [cited 27 January 2020]. Available from:

    https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00860
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    Information on this page was last updated on 31 Jan 2020

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