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Metysolon Brand names, Metysolon Analogs

Metysolon 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)

Metysolon Chemical_Formula


Metysolon RX_link

Metysolon fda sheet

Metysolon FDA

Metysolon msds (material safety sheet)

Metysolon MSDS

Metysolon Synthesis Reference

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

Metysolon Molecular Weight

374.471 g/mol

Metysolon Melting Point

232.5 oC

Metysolon H2O Solubility

120 mg/L

Metysolon State


Metysolon LogP


Metysolon Dosage Forms

Tablets; Suspension

Metysolon Indication

Adjunctive therapy for short-term administration in rheumatoid arthritis.

Metysolon Pharmacology

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

Metysolon Absorption

Oral bioavailability 80-99%

Metysolon side effects and Toxicity

LD50=2000 mg/kg (orally in rat)

Metysolon 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.


Metysolon Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals