Dosage & Administration
1 ML methylprednisolone acetate 80 MG/ML Injection [Depo-Medrol]
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Dosage & administration
* Not for intrathecal use. ( 2.1)
* Avoid use of solutions containing antimicrobial preservatives (i.e., multiple-dose vials) for epidural or caudal anesthesia. ( 2.1, 5.4)
* Three mL of Bupivacaine Hydrochloride and Epinephrine Injection without antimicrobial preservative (0.5% bupivacaine with 1:200,000 epinephrine) is recommended for use as a test dose prior to caudal and lumbar epidural blocks when clinical conditions permit. ( 2.4)
* See full prescribing information for:
* Recommended concentrations and dosages of Bupivacaine Hydrochloride Injection/Bupivacaine Hydrochloride and Epinephrine Injection according to type of block. ( 2.2)
* Additional dosage and administration information pertaining to use in epidural anesthesia, test dose for caudal and lumbar epidural blocks, use in dentistry, and use in ophthalmic surgery. ( 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6)
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How is the dosage of Depo-medrol?
Depo-Medrol is available in 1 dosages, including 80 mg/ml Injection 1 ml
What does Depo-medrol treat?
Depo-Medrol treats Adrenal Insufficiency, Asthma, Berylliosis, Brain Neoplasms, Ulcerative Colitis, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Atopic Dermatitis, Erythema Multiforme, Graft vs Host Disease, Hematologic Diseases, Hypercalcemia, Inflammation, Leukemia, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Multiple Sclerosis, Mycosis Fungoides, Nephrotic Syndrome, Neurologic Manifestations, Pemphigus, Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Rheumatic Diseases, Sarcoidosis, Serum Sickness, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Synovitis, Thyroiditis, Pulmonary Tuberculosis and Uveitis
What is Depo-medrol made of?
Depo-Medrol contains methylprednisolone which is a Corticosteroid
How Is Depo-medrol Administered?
Depo-Medrol is administered as a Injectable
What Are The Depo-medrol Mechanism Of Action?
Depo-Medrol mechanism of action is Corticosteroid Hormone Receptor Agonists
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