Neodrol 125mg Dry Vial Of 1 Powder For Injection

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Methylprednisone / Methylprednisolone(125.0 Mg)
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Medical Description

Neodrol injection consists of an active component called methylprednisolone sodium succinate. Methylprednisolone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids (steroids), which are essential ...
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Uses of Neodrol 125 MG

  • Various skin diseases like Steven-Johnson Syndrome
  • Allergic reactions
  • Gastrointestinal disturbances like Crohn's disease
  • Tuberculosis
  • Meningitis
  • Brain tumour

Contraindications of Neodrol 125 MG

  • Allergic to ingredients of Neodrol injection
  • Systemic fungal infections
  • Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura

Side effects of Neodrol 125 MG

  • Allergic reactions like skin rash, swelling of the face or wheezing
  • Stomach pain(pancreatitis)
  • Vomiting
  • Black or blood-stained stools (ulcers)
  • Headache
  • Blood clots in the veins of your leg

Precautions and Warnings of Neodrol 125 MG


Can I get a Neodrol injection during pregnancy?
Neodrol injection is not recommended during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Can I get a Neodrol injection while breastfeeding?
Neodrol injection is not recommended while breastfeeding.


Can I drive if I have been given a Neodrol injection?
You may experience side effects like dizziness, vertigo, visual disturbances, and fatigue after Neodrol injection. Please avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you are free from these symptoms.


Can I consume alcohol while on treatment with Neodrol injection ?
Consuming alcohol while on treatment with Neodrol injection may worsen some of the side effects of the injection, like drowsiness or headache. Please speak to your doctor if you have a habit of drinking alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have chickenpox, shingles or herpes
  • You have glaucoma
  • You have diabetes
  • You have a worm infestation
  • You have heart problems like heart failure, infections or a recent heart attack
  • You are on digoxin
  • You have kidney or liver problems
  • You have a history of epilepsy, fits or seizures

Mode of Action of Neodrol 125 MG

How Does It Work?

Methylprednisolone sodium succinate binds to the glucocorticoid receptor, inhibiting pro-inflammatory signals and promoting anti-inflammatory signals, thus reducing the swelling and redness caused due...
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Directions for Use of Neodrol 125 MG

Your doctor will decide on the site of injection. The number of injections you will receive will depend on the treated condition and its severity. Your doctor will inject the appropriate dose to get e...
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Interactions of Neodrol 125 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • CYP34A inhibiting medications like troleandomycin and isoniazid increases the plasma concentration of methylprednisolone
  • Concomitant treatment with CYP3A4 inducers like rifampin and phenytoin decreases the methylprednisolone concentration by increasing its hepatic clearance
  • When methylprednisolone is given along with another CYP3A4 substrate like tacrolimus and cyclophosphamide, the hepatic clearance of methylprednisolone is inhibited

Interactions with food items

  • Grapefruit can increase the plasma concentration of methylprednisolone by reducing its hepatic clearance

Storage and disposal of Neodrol 125 MG

Store at temperatures below 25°C. Keep vials/ampoules in the outer carton to protect from light. Store out of reach from children. Do not throw away the unused medicine in the household trash. Instead...
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Dosage of Neodrol 125 MG


The chances of overdose are very rare as this injection is generally given to you in a healthcare facility by a trained healthcare professional like a doctor or a nurse. However, if you have been give...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose of Neodrol injection, then please call your doctor immediately and schedule an appointment as soon as possible to compensate for the missed dose.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Does Neodrol injection cause fertility?

A: Long term use of corticosteroids like Neodrol injection may cause irregularities in menstrual irregularities in women. Hence please talk to your doctor before starting the medication if you are trying to get pregnant.

Q: Can Neodrol 125 mg dry vial powder for injection be given to older people?

A: Yes, Neodrol injection can be given to older people, provided closely monitored. However, long term treatment is usually avoided in them as there is an increased risk of developing osteoporosis, fluid retention and a resultant increase in blood pressure.

Q: Can Neodrol injection be given to the children?

A: Yes, Neodrol injection can be given to children at the lowest possible dose. Your doctor will determine your child's condition and decide a specific dosage for the child.
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ContainsMethylprednisone / Methylprednisolone(125.0 Mg)
UsesTuberculosis, Meningitis
Side effectsAllergic reactions like skin rash, swelling of face or wheezing, Stomach pain(pancreatitis), Vomiting, Black or blood stained stools (ulcers), Headache
Last Updated on: 26 Apr 2022 | 11:34 AM (IST)
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