Nucort M

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  • Contains / Salt: Methylprednisolone (4 mg)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
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    • Country of Origin: India

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    Nucort M Information

    Nucort M is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Ulcerative Colitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Nucort M have also been explained below.

    The correct dosage of Nucort M depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    The most common side effects of Nucort M are Agitation, Anxiety, Blurred vision. Some other side effects of Nucort M have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Nucort M go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

    In addition, Nucort M's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. In addition, Nucort M's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Nucort M related warnings section.

    Nucort M is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Tuberculosis (TB), Infections, Peptic Ulcer are examples of such conditions. The section on Nucort M contraindications lists all such conditions.

    Drug interactions for Nucort M have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Nucort M is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



    Nucort M Benefits & Uses

    Nucort M is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Nucort M 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 8 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 8 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 8 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Anaphylactic Shock
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Nucort M Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Nucort M safe for pregnant women?


      Nucort M can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Nucort M, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Nucort M safe during breastfeeding?


      Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Nucort M. Immediately discontinue Nucort M if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Nucort M on the Kidneys?


      Nucort M may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Nucort M on the Liver?


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

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Nucort M on the Heart?


      The heart can be affected by Nucort M. 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 Nucort M with Other Drugs

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

    Severe

    Moderate



    Nucort M Contraindications

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



    Frequently asked Questions about Nucort M

    • Is this Nucort M habit forming or addictive?


      No, you will not get addicted to Nucort M.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Nucort M does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Nucort M should be used only after doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Nucort M is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

      No

    Nucort M Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Nucort M


      Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Nucort M and food will interact.

      Unknown
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Nucort M


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

      Unknown


    Frequently asked Questions about Nucort M

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Is Nucort M addictive?

    Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS , Pulmonology

    No, Nucort M is not addictive. It has not been reported to cause addiction among those who are taking this drug.

    Question about 5 years ago

    What is Nucort M?

    Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Nucort M is a brand name for methylprednisolone. It belongs to a class of drug known as corticosteroids. It is available in the form of a tablet, capsule, and injection. Nucort M has anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating properties. It is used for the management of inflammation and diseases of the skin, eye, intestine, blood, and thyroid. It is also used for treating severe allergies and asthma.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Nucort M cause insomnia?

    Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Nucort M causes insomnia. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of insomnia is unknown. If you experience severe insomnia after taking this drug, then discuss with your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Nucort M affect hair growth?

    Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Nucort M increases the hair growth on the female's body and this disorder is known as hirsutism. Hirsutism is a condition in which a female develops a male pattern hair growth on areas like face, chest, and back. This usually stems from hormonal imbalances, tumors, and medications. It can be managed by taking treatment, by going for procedures like electrolysis and laser therapy, and by doing plucking, shaving, and waxing.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Is Nucort M a steroid?

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

    Yes, Nucort M is a steroid belonging to a class of drug known as corticosteroids. It is a derivative of prednisolone.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Medrol® methylprednisolone

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 288-289

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