Methylprednisolone is a corticosteroid medicine that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It is used to treat many different inflammatory conditions such as arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, ulcerative colitis, allergic disorders, gland (endocrine) disorders, and conditions that affect the skin, eyes, lungs, stomach, nervous system, or blood cells.
Side effects may include- Nausea, vomiting, heartburn, headache, dizziness, trouble sleeping, appetite changes, increased sweating, or acne may occur. This medication may make your blood sugar, thirst/urination. If any of the effect worsens reach out to your doctor/physician immediately.
As recommended by Doctor Or Physician.
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