HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB; prednisolone, anti inflammatory agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
Prednisone 5 mg for one scored tablet.
INDICATION OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
It is prescribed for certain diseases, in which it is used for its antiinflammatory effect.
DOSAGE OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
Dosage: For adults and children over 6 years of age only. More suitable dosage forms exist for children under 6 years of age. The dose to be used is determined by your doctor, bodyweight and the disease treated. Dosage depends strictly on each individual patient. It is very important that the medicine be taken regularly and not changed or suddenly stopped without asking your doctor for advice. Method and route of administration: Oral use. In general, the tablets are to be swallowed with a little water, once a day. in the morning, during a meal. Follow your doctor’s prescribtion. Duration of treatment. Treatment duration is determined by your doctor. If treatment is long-term, never stop the medicine suddenly, but follow your doctor’s recommendations on reducing doses. If you forget to take Hostacortin 5 mg scored tablets. To be effective, this medicine must be used regularly. However, if you forget to take/give a dose, continue treatment as normal.
OVER-DOSAGE OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
CONTRA-INDICATION OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
Never take Hostacortin 5 mg scored tablets in the following situations: most infections. Certain active viral diseases (viral hepatitis, herpes, chickenpox, shingles), certain untreated mental disorders, vaccination with live vaccines, allergy to prednisone or to any of the other ingredients. Take special care with Hostaccortin 5 mg scored tablets.
STORAGE OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
Do not use Hostacortin 5 mg scored tablets after the expiry date which is stated on the box. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month. Store at a temperature not exceeding 30 °C.
PACK OF HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB
Carton box containing 2 or 3 strips of 10 tablets and an inner leaflet.
HOSTACORTIN 5MG 30TAB MANUFACTURED BY
Safoni Egypt under license of Aventis Pharma-France.