Disease Information for Methylprednisolone (Medrol) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Affect gay/happy inappropriate
Euphoria/Elated/'high' behavior/Gaiety
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
IGG/Immunoglobulin G (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
IGG/Immunoglobulin G (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Corticosteroid effect/toxicity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-Altitude sickness effect
DRUG/Cortisone/Corticosteroid drug (ex)
DRUG/Hormonal agent/derivative medication (example)
DRUG/Immune suppressant drug (example)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
(6alpha 11beta) 11 17 21 Trihydroxy 6 methylpregna 1 4 diene 3 20 dione, 6 alpha Methylprednisolone preparation, 6 Methylprednisolone, 6Alpha Methylprednisolone, MePRDL, Methylprednisolone, Methylprednisolone (endoc), Methylprednisolone (endocrine use), Methylprednisolone (endocrine use) (product), Methylprednisolone (endocrine use) (substance), Methylprednisolone (substance), METHYLPREDNISOLONE PREPARATION, Methylprednisolone preparation (product), Methylprednisolone preparation (substance), Methylprednisolonum, Metipred, Pregna 1 4 diene 3 20 dione 11 17 21 trihydroxy 6 methyl (6alpha 11beta), Brand name/Medrol (Methylprednisolone), GEM-P Chemotherapy regimen
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.$$$ Expensive medication
DRUG/.$$$$$ Most Expensive
DRUG/Dose 16 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 2 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 24 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 32 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 4 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 8 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Bolus method/infusion rate (CONFIRM this)
DRUG/Dose Chewable form
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Infusion option medication
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intramuscular injection RX
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/IV requires lesser dose/Caution
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Corticosteroid medication; Synthetic with less mineralocorticoid effect and with more glucocorticoid effect; Oral and parenteral drug

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