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Kidpred Syrup 60ml

By ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
60ml Syrup in Bottle
26.69*
MRP 28.70
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Kidpred 5 MG Description

Kidpred syrup helps in relieving pain and inflammation and proves beneficial for allergic conditions like asthma, various allergies. This medicine contains prednisolone, which belongs to a class of s

eroid medicines. Do not take any vaccine when you are taking this medicine as this medicine may reduce the efficacy of the vaccine. This medicine should not be taken by pregnant or lactating women.

Product Summary

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ContainsPrednisolone(5.0 Mg)
UsesAllergic conditions, psoriasis, arthritis
Side effectsIrritation, feeling angry, mood swings, confusion, anxiety
TherapySTEROID
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Uses of Kidpred 5 MG

  • To treat various allergic conditions like asthma, skin allergies including psoriasis and lung conditions and allergies due to medicines.
  • For relieving swelling and inflammation in various body parts and conditions like arthritis.
  • It is also used to support the hormonal balance of natural steroids when the body is not capable produce on its own.

Contraindications of Kidpred 5 MG

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or steroids or any other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have any other infection and you are not taking any medicine to treat that infection.
  • If you are suffering from a viral infection of the eye caused by the herpes virus.

Side effects of Kidpred 5 MG

  • Irritation
  • Feeling angry
  • Mood swings
  • Confusion
  • Anxiety
  • Weight gain
  • Infections
  • Bloating
  • Weakness
  • Fatigue

Precautions and Warnings of Kidpred 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Kidpred syrup during pregnancy?
A:
It may increase the risk of growth retardation in the foetus. Cases of cataracts also have been observed in babies born to mothers taking steroids for the long term. Thus, a breastfeeding mother should take this medicine only under the doctor's recommendation.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Kidpred syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes into breast milk in small amounts. Thus, the use of this medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding mothers unless prescribed by the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Kidpred syrup?
A:
It has no influence on your driving ability.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Kidpred syrup?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol, it is important to consult your doctor if you drink alcohol too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • This medicine makes you more prone to infections, in case you already have an infection like a fungal infection or measles or chickenpox, you are taking medicines to suppress immune response discuss y...
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  • You experience any skin allergies and rise in blood sugar levels or you have diabetes.
  • You experience mood disturbances, fits and other psychiatric problems, including suicidal thoughts, visual disturbances, etc.
  • You are elderly and having heart problems, high blood pressure and cholesterol, blood clotting problems, liver and kidney diseases.
  • It can impair the fertility of an individual, so be very cautious.
  • You have a history of muscle weakness due to steroid therapy or have a condition called myasthenia gravis.
  • Children and adolescents receiving steroids should be observed for growth abnormalities as steroids can retard the growth.

Mode of Action of Kidpred 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Prednisolone is a naturally occurring steroid. Steroids are hormones produced in the human body and responsible for normal body functions. It acts by suppressing the immune response in allergies, infl...
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Directions for Use of Kidpred 5 MG

  • Take this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine on your own.

Interactions of Kidpred 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Kidpred syrup may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how Kidpred syrup works if taken at the same time. Please notify your doctor if you are undergoing any ot...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines like antacids, antibiotics like erythromycin, anti-tuberculosis medicine, anti-fungal medicines, painkillers, immunosuppressants like ciclosporin, heart medi...
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  • It would be best if you did not take any live vaccine while taking this medicine as it can reduce the effectiveness of the vaccine.

Interactions with food items

Grapefruit Juice should be avoided along with the medicine.

Storage and disposal of Kidpred 5 MG

  • Store below 25°C and use within 3 months.
  • Store it in original packing to protect it from light.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children.

Dosage of Kidpred 5 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are not known. However, you must seek immediate medical assistance in case you have taken too much of this medicine.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dose to compen...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking this medicine on my own?

A: No, steroids therapy should not be stopped as it can lead to psychological problems. Your doctor will gradually reduce your dose before completely withdrawing this therapy.

Q: Can I take the vaccine if I am on this medicine?

A: Kidpred syrup can reduce the effectiveness of some vaccines. Hence, it is best to consult your doctor before doing so.

Q: Is the medicine safe for children?

A: It should only be given to children if it is prescribed by the doctor and in the exact dose as prescribed under adult supervision.
Product Details
Brand
KIDPRED
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/05/2023
Last Updated on: 17 Jul 2022 | 02:34 PM (IST)

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