INDICATIONS AND USAGE Prednisone tablets USP are indicated in the following conditions: Endocrine Disorders Primary or secondary adrenocortical insufficiency (hydrocortisone or cortisone is the first choice: synthetic analogs may be used in conjunction with mineralocorticoids where applicable; in infancy mineralocorticoid supplementation is of particular importance); congenital adrenal hyperplasia; hypercalcemia associated with cancer; nonsuppurative thyroiditis. Rheumatic Disorders As adjunctive therapy for short-term administration (to tide the patient over an acute episode or exacerbation) in: psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (selected cases may require low-dose maintenance therapy), ankylosing spondylitis, acute and subacute bursitis, acute nonspecific tenosynovitis, acute gouty arthritis, post-traumatic osteoarthritis, synovitis of osteoarthritis, epicondylitis. Collagen Diseases During an exacerbation or as maintenance therapy in selected cases of: systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic dermatomyositis (polymyositis), acute rheumatic carditis. Dermatologic Diseases Pemphigus; bullous dermatitis herpetiformis; severe erythema multiforme (Stevens-Johnson syndrome); exfoliative dermatitis; mycosis fungoides; severe psoriasis; severe seborrheic dermatitis. Allergic States Control of severe or incapacitating allergic conditions intractable to adequate trials of conventional treatment: seasonal or perennial allergic rhinitis; bronchial asthma; contact dermatitis; atopic dermatitis; serum sickness; drug hypersensitivity reactions. Ophthalmic Diseases Severe acute and chronic allergic and inflammatory processes involving the eye and its adnexa such as: allergic corneal marginal ulcers, herpes zoster ophthalmicus, anterior segment inflammation, diffuse posterior uveitis and choroiditis, sympathetic ophthalmia, allergic conjunctivitis, keratitis, chorioretinitis, optic neuritis, iritis and iridocyclitis. Respiratory Diseases Symptomatic sarcoidosis; Loeffler's syndrome not manageable by other means; berylliosis; fulminating or disseminated pulmonary tuberculosis when used concurrently with appropriate antituberculous chemotherapy; aspiration pneumonitis. Hematologic Disorders Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in adults; secondary thrombocytopenia in adults; acquired (autoimmune) hemolytic anemia; erythroblastopenia (RBC anemia); congenital (erythroid) hypoplastic anemia. Neoplastic Diseases For palliative management of: leukemias and lymphomas in adults, acute leukemia of childhood. Edematous States To induce a diuresis or remission of proteinuria in the nephrotic syndrome, without uremia, of the idiopathic type or that due to lupus erythematosus. Gastrointestinal Diseases To tide the patient over a critical period of the disease in: ulcerative colitis, regional enteritis. Nervous System Acute exacerbations of multiple sclerosis. Miscellaneous Tuberculous meningitis with subarachnoid block or impending block when used concurrently with appropriate antituberculous chemotherapy; trichinosis with neurologic or myocardial involvement.
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PREDNISONE Tablets USP 10 mg, white to off white color, circular, biconvex tablets debossed with "P10" on one side and break line on other side and free from physical defects.. 20 mg, white to off white color, circular, biconvex tablets debossed with "P20" on one side and break line on other side free from physical defects. 50 mg, white to off white colour, biconvex round shaped tablet debossed with "P50" on one side, score on other side and free from physical defects. Product Name NDC Number Pack Type
PREDNISONE Tablets USP, 10 mg 64380-784-01 10 x 10's Unit-Dose blister pack 64380-784-06 100's count in HDPE container 64380-784-07 500's count in HDPE container 64380-784-08 1000's count in HDPE container
PREDNISONE Tablets USP, 20 mg 64380-785-01 10 x 10's Unit-Dose blister pack 64380-785-06 100's count in HDPE container 64380-785-07 500's count in HDPE container 64380-785-08 1000's count in HDPE container
PREDNISONE Tablets USP, 50 mg 64380-949-06 100's Count in HDPE container 64380-949-01 10 x 10's count blister pack Store at 20Â° to 25 Â°C (68Â° to 77 Â°F); excursions permitted to 15Â° to 30 Â°C (59Â° to 86 Â°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Dispense in a tight container, as defined in the USP/NF. PROTECT FROM MOISTURE. Rx only Manufactured by: Strides Pharma Science Limited Bengaluru-562106, India. Distributed by: Strides Pharma Inc. East Brunswick, NJ 08816 Revised: 10/ 2021
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