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Metrisone Brand names, Metrisone Analogs

Metrisone 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)

Metrisone Chemical_Formula


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Metrisone FDA

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Metrisone MSDS

Metrisone Synthesis Reference

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

Metrisone Molecular Weight

374.471 g/mol

Metrisone Melting Point

232.5 oC

Metrisone H2O Solubility

120 mg/L

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Metrisone LogP


Metrisone Dosage Forms

Tablets; Suspension

Metrisone Indication

Adjunctive therapy for short-term administration in rheumatoid arthritis.

Metrisone Pharmacology

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

Metrisone Absorption

Oral bioavailability 80-99%

Metrisone side effects and Toxicity

LD50=2000 mg/kg (orally in rat)

Metrisone 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.


Metrisone Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals