Other names: 6-Methylprednisolone, Methylprednisolone Acetate, Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate uses generic names in all descriptions of drugs. Medrol, Duralone, Medralone, M-Prednisol, and Solu-Medrol are all trade names for generic drug Methylprednisolone. 6-Methylprednisolone, Methylprednisolone Acetate, and Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate are other names for generic drug Methylprednisolone. In some cases, health care professionals may use the trade names Medrol, Duralone, Medralone, M-Prednisol, and Solu-Medrol or other names 6-Methylprednisolone, Methylprednisolone Acetate, and Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate when referring to the generic drug name Methylprednisolone. Drug type: Methylprednisolone has many uses in the treatment of cancer. Methylprednisolone is most often as a supportive care medication. Methylprednisolone is classified as a glucocorticosteroid. (For more detail, see "How this drug works" section below). Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them: Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Many people using this medication do not have serious side medication may make your blood sugar rise, which can. Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need.