Prednisolone Tablet E/C 5mg
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Prednisolone Tablet E/C 5mg is a private prescription item. To purchase this item you must have a private prescription from your doctor or medical profession.
Prednisolone Tablet E/C 5mgis suitable for the management of all conditions deemed likely to benefit from short or long term glucocorticoid therapy. These include:
- Allregic states
- Collagen disorders
- Rheumatic disorders
- Skin conditions
- Gastro-Intestinal disease
- Respiratory disease
- Haematological disorders
To purchase this item you must have a private prescription from your doctor or medical professional.
Adult: 20-40mg daily (acute conditions up to 80mg daily) reducing gradually to maintenance level when symptoms have subsided. Maintenance dosage is usually 5-20mg daily reached in about two weeks by reduction of the daily dosage by 5mg or 2.5mg, two or three times a week.
Children: Fractions of adult dosage may be used (eg 75% at 12 years, 50% at 7 years and 25% at 1 year), but clinical factors must be taken into consideration. The daily dose should be taken in the morning after breakfast. For further information with reference to dosage see warnings and precautions section.
For oral administration
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