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Mps 8mg Tablet

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Mps 8 MG Description

MP 8mg tablet is a medication consisting of methylprednisolone, which is used for varieties of allergic conditions such as rheumatic disorder, asthma, systemic lupus erythematosus, ophthalmic and der

matologic conditions. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the treatment. Store the medication in a cool and dry place. Make sure to keep it away from children and pets. Do not take more than the prescribed dose. If you have taken more than the prescribed dose and experience symptoms of overdose, contact your doctor immediately or rush to the nearest hospital.


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ContainsMethylprednisone / Methylprednisolone(8.0 Mg)
Usesallergic reactions, systemic lupus erythematosus, treatment of eye inflammation, treatment of rheumatic disorders, treatment of skin inflammation and disorders
Side effectsweight gain, mood changes, thinning of the skin, fatigue, reduction in bone density, stomach upset
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Uses of Mps 8 MG

  • Allergic reaction
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Asthma
  • Occular and skin allergic reactions
  • Rheumatic disorders

Contraindications of Mps 8 MG

  • Allergy to corticosteroids
  • Patients with systemic fungal infections

Side effects of Mps 8 MG

  • Increased risk of infection
  • Weight gain
  • Mood changes
  • Upset stomach
  • Reduction in bone density
  • Thinning of the skin
  • Swelling of the limbs or face
  • High sugar levels in the body
  • Fatigue

Precautions and Warnings of Mps 8 MG



Can MP 8mg tablet be taken during pregnancy?
This medication is unsafe to be used during pregnancy; few human and animal studies have shown risk to the developing baby. Consult your doctor for a risk-benefit assessment.

Breast Feeding

Can we take MP 8mg tablet during breastfeeding?
There are limited studies on this medication in the breastfeeding stage. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking this medication.


Can I drive if I have taken an MP 8mg tablet?
The medication can cause dizziness; hence do not drive after taking this medication.


Can I consume alcohol after taking MP 8mg tablet?
The medication is strictly contraindicated with alcohol as it can cause extreme drowsiness and induce severe hyperglycemia.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to methylprednisolone
  • You are suffering from diabetes
  • You are suffering from systemic fungal infections
  • You have heart disease
  • You have a liver or kidney dysfunction
  • You are allergic to the active ingredient or any other excipient
  • You are taking other prescription, non-prescription medications, vitamins or minerals

Mode of Action of Mps 8 MG

How Does It Work?

MP 8mg tablet contains methylprednisolone, a corticosteroid that acts by inhibiting inflammatory markers and enzymes responsible for swelling and inflammation. The drug inhibits T cells' activation, d...
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Directions for Use of Mps 8 MG

  • Take this medication in the dose and for the duration as advised by your doctor
  • Do not chew, crush or break the tablet in half
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water
  • Take it with or without food as advised by your doctor

Interactions of Mps 8 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • A rise in blood sugar levels can be seen when this medication is given with acarbose
  • Drugs like phenobarbital, phenytoin, and rifampin can decrease the effect of methylprednisolone
  • Ketoconazole and troleandomycin can decrease the clearance of methylprednisolone
  • The effect of anticoagulants can be decreased when administered with methylprednisolone
  • Cyclosporin and methylprednisolone, when used together, can result in convulsions

Other general Interactions

  • Patients with systemic fungal infections
  • Immunocompromised patients
  • Patients with known hypersensitivity to methylprednisolone

Storage and disposal of Mps 8 MG

  • Store in a cool and dry place at a temperature below 25°C
  • Keep away from children and pets
  • Protect the medication from light and moisture
  • Do not flush the expired or unused tablets or throw them in household waste
  • Talk to your pharmacist about safe ways of discarding the medication

Dosage of Mps 8 MG


Overdosing can result in severe high blood sugar levels, which the doctor requires close monitoring and treatment. If overdosing occurs, consult your doctor immediately. In addition, dizziness and los...
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Missed a Dose

If the dose is missed, the medication should be taken as soon as possible. Make sure you keep the proper time interval between two doses. If the time interval is near the second dose, skip the previou...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: How long do I have to take the MP 8mg tablet?

A: The medication course can depend on your clinical condition. For example, the type of infection and inflammation in your body can extend the dose and the therapy; consult your doctor about your dosing regimen.

Q: What are the precautions to be taken when I am taking an MP 8mg tablet?

A: This medication can make you feel weak, dizzy and prone to catching an infection. Therefore, it is advisable to maintain proper hygiene. In addition, report to your doctor immediately if you are experiencing throbbing and swelling in your face or limbs.

Q: Can MP 8mg tablet cause excessive sweating?

A: Yes, if you are sweating after taking this medication, it is one of the side effects. If you are experiencing excessive sweat and water loss, report to your doctor immediately.
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Last Updated on: 31 May 2022 | 06:01 PM (IST)
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