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6alpha-Methylprednisolone Brand names, 6alpha-Methylprednisolone Analogs

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Brand Names Mixture

  • Depo-Medrol with Lidocaine (Lidocaine Hydrochloride + Methylprednisolone Acetate)
  • Medrol Acne Lotion (Aluminum Chlorohydrate + Methylprednisolone Acetate + Sulfur)
  • Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate for Injection (Methylprednisolone + Water)
  • Neo-Medrol (Methylprednisolone Acetate + Neomycin Sulfate)
  • Neo-Medrol Acne Lotion (Aluminum Chlorohydrate + Methylprednisolone Acetate + Neomycin Sulfate + Sulfur)

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6alpha-Methylprednisolone fda sheet

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6alpha-Methylprednisolone msds (material safety sheet)

6alpha-Methylprednisolone MSDS

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Synthesis Reference

Sebek, Spero, U.S. Pat. 2,897,218 (1959)

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Molecular Weight

374.471 g/mol

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Melting Point

232.5 oC

6alpha-Methylprednisolone H2O Solubility

120 mg/L

6alpha-Methylprednisolone State


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6alpha-Methylprednisolone Dosage Forms

Tablets; Suspension

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Indication

Adjunctive therapy for short-term administration in rheumatoid arthritis.

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Pharmacology

Methylprednisolone and its derivatives, methylprednisolone sodium succinate and methylprednisolone acetate, are synthetic glucocorticoids used as antiinflammatory or immunosuppressive agents.

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Absorption

Oral bioavailability 80-99%

6alpha-Methylprednisolone side effects and Toxicity

LD50=2000 mg/kg (orally in rat)

6alpha-Methylprednisolone Patient Information

Persons who are on immunosuppressant doses of corticosteroids should be warned to avoid exposure to chicken pox or measles. Patients should also be advised that if they are exposed, medical advice should be sought without delay.


6alpha-Methylprednisolone Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals