• DCI Prednisone
  • Dosage 5mg
  • Forms and Presentations Tablet. Box of 30
  • Pharmaco-therapeutic class Endocrinology and Hormones: Glucocorticoids
  • Indications

    It is used in the treatment of certain grave diseases (cancer, multiple sclerosis, acute rheumatoid arthritis, for example), but also of more benign diseases (allergy, asthma attack, acute sinusitis, otitis). In these last cases, the treatment is often short.

  • Posology

    This drug must be absorbed during a meal, preferably in once, the morning. During the treatments prolonged, and as soon as the control of the disease allows it, an alternate dose one day out of two is preferable, in particular in the child.

  • usual Posology

    Adult and child of more than 6 years: frequently, initial posology is high (treatment of attack);it is then decreased until effective minimal posology (treatment of maintenance). Any prolonged dose treatment strong must be stopped gradually: Follow the indications of the doctor. A prolonged treatment of more than few days can require:
    •Reduction in the salt consumption,
    •the potassium taking (prescribed by the doctor),
    •A mode rich in proteins and calcium, low in glucids.

  • Price 150 DZD