2. Clinical Uses
3. Adverse Effects
4. Drug-Drug interactions
- 1. Glucocorticoid
- 2. Replacement therapy; antiinflammatory; allergic states; collagen diseases (SLE); Dermatological diseases; Neoplastic diseases; Rheumatic diseases; GI distress; Asthma
- 3. More antiinflammatory and less sodium retention. Metpred- less sodium retention.
- 4. Oral Anticoagulants-warfarin; Antidiabetics; Salicylates
- 5. Pred-only oral; Metpred- injectable/oral, slightly less potency; Both Intermediate acting; Take with food/milk