Emsolone D 6 Mg Tablet

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Emsolone D 6 Mg Tablet

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Deflazacort साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Emsolone D के सारे विकल्प देखें

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  1. Emsolone D Benefits & Uses
  2. Emsolone D Dosage & How to Take
  3. Emsolone D Side Effects
  4. Emsolone D Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Emsolone D with Other Drugs
  6. Emsolone D Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Emsolone D
  8. Emsolone D Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Emsolone D Benefits & Uses

Emsolone D is used to treat the following -

  1. Anaphylactic Shock
  2. Allergy Primary
  3. Asthma Primary
  4. Cancer
  5. Rheumatic Disorder Primary
  6. Skin Disorders and Diseases
  7. Eye Disorders
  8. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Primary

Emsolone D Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Emsolone D

Deflazacort

Emsolone D Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Emsolone D is used -

  1. Electrolyte imbalance
  2. Redistribution/accumulation of body fat
  3. Bone degradation
  4. Increased risk of infection
  5. Muscle disorders
  6. Increased blood pressure
  7. Altered bone growth
  8. Unusual behavior
  9. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  10. Cataract Moderate
  11. Skin scar
  12. Vertigo
  13. Weight gain
  14. Depressed mood
  15. Headache Mild
  16. Acne
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Bone Fracture
  19. Erythema

Emsolone D Related Warnings

Is the use of Emsolone D safe for pregnant women?

Emsolone D has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Emsolone D without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Emsolone D safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Emsolone D. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Emsolone D on the Kidneys?

Emsolone D can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Emsolone D on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Emsolone D. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Emsolone D only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Emsolone D on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Emsolone D. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Emsolone D with Other Drugs

Emsolone D should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Emsolone D Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Emsolone D unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Diabetes
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Peptic Ulcer
  6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)

Frequently asked Questions about Emsolone D

Is this Emsolone D habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Emsolone D.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Emsolone D since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Emsolone D only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Emsolone D in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Emsolone D Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Emsolone D

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Emsolone D together with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Emsolone D

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Emsolone D and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

Unknown

Emsolone D FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Does Emsolone D cause stomach upset?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Emsolone D causes stomach upset. It is a known side effect of this medicine. However, the exact cause behind it is unknown. If you are experiencing stomach upset after taking this medicine inform your doctor.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Emsolone D with Paracetamol?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Emsolone D can be taken with paracetamol. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort do discuss with your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Emsolone D?

Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

Emsolone D comes as a tablet and a suspension (liquid) and it should be taken by mouth once daily or as advised by your doctor. Precautions must be taken in patients with improper liver or kidney function, hypertension and diabetes. Do no take deflazacort with grapefruit juice (chakotra). Grapefruit juice may increase the blood levels of this medicine which can lead to very unpleasant side effects.

Question almost 2 years ago

When to take Emsolone D?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , Internal Medicine

Ideally Emsolone D can be taken with food or without food because its absorption is not affected by the food. However, you are recommended to take it as per doctor's instructions.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Emsolone D?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Emsolone D is a brand name of deflazacort. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs called steroids (corticosteroid). It is used for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy which is a progressive disease in which the muscles do not function properly in adults and in children 5 years of age and older.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 289
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Emflaza™ (deflazacort)
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