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prednisone

(prĕd`nĭsōn): see corticosteroid drugcorticosteroid drug
, any one of several synthetic or naturally occurring substances with the general chemical structure of steroids. They are used therapeutically to mimic or augment the effects of the naturally occurring corticosteroids, which are produced in the cortex of the
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prednisone

[′pred·nə‚sōn]
(pharmacology)
C21H26O5 An adrenocortical steroid drug, obtained in crystalline form, that is an analog of cortisone.
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Given her recent history of femtosecond LASIK, unremarkable anterior segment findings and extreme photophobia, a diagnosis of bilateral TLSS was made and prednisolone acetate 1% was prescribed q.
The purpose of the study was to assess the effectiveness of cyst aspiration and methyl prednisolone acetate injection with double IV cannula rather than sharp pointed needle, as a new technique in the treatment of volar ganglia.
The patient was immediately started on prednisolone acetate eye drops q1hr, ofloxacin eye drops q3hrs, and NaCl 5% drops TID.
On the other hand Limphayan et at in their study on 24 patients with wrist ganglion, reported that the success rate by aspiration combined with methyl prednisolone acetate injection and wrist splint was 38.
Earlier prednisolone acetate 1% suspension was gold standard for post cataract surgery patients but now difluprednate, a new potent steroid is available in market with broad spectrum anti-inflammatory activity.
3% ofloxacin ophthalmic ointment (Exocin[R]; Allergan, Westport, Ireland) four times per day and 1% prednisolone acetate ophthalmic solution (Pred Forte[R]; Allergan, Irvine, CA, USA) six times per day for the first week.
5mg/ kg body weight and Prednisolone acetate (e) @ 10 ml Intramuscularly for five days in a row.
Injection Prednisolone acetate is given to build the dog's strength and to help with repair process.
Postoperatif herhangi bir sorun izlenmedi ve prednisolone acetate %1 (Pred fotre, Allergan) 5x1 damla, ofloxacin %0,3 (Exocin, Allergan) 4x1 baslanarak taburcu edildi.
once daily orally for 8 weeks and Tab Prednisolone acetate @ 1 mg/ kg b.