MethylPREDNISolone (Generic) Rx
4mg Tablet
$0.48 per tablet

MethylPREDNISolone (Generic) Rx

4mg Tablet
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are MethylPREDNISolone Tablets for Dogs and Cats?

  • MethylPREDNISolone, an anti-inflammatory medication, is a glucocorticoid (also known as steroid) that can be used for many different conditions.
  • MethylPREDNISolone is the generic name for the drug Medrol or Depo-Medrol.

Why do cats and dogs use MethylPREDNISolone?

  • MethylPREDNISolone can be given to treat a wide variety of issues. MethylPREDNISolone may be prescribed to replace hormone deficiencies (hypoadrenocorticism), decrease inflammation, suppress the immune system, or fight cancer.

What else should I know about MethylPREDNISolone?

  • MethylPREDNISolone is similar to PredniSONE and PrednisoLONE, but may be more potent.
  • Treatment with MethylPREDNISolone should generally be at the lowest dose possible for the shortest time possible to achieve the desired effect.

What problems could my dog or cat have with MethylPREDNISolone?

  • MethylPREDNISolone has many side effects, especially if given long term.
  • The most common side effects after starting to give MethylPREDNISolone are greater appetite, increased thirst, and increased need to urinate.
  • In dogs, serious side effects such as stomach or intestinal ulcers, perforation, or bleeding can occur. The risk of these side effects is increased when also giving NSAID medications such as Carprofen. Contact your veterinarian immediately if your dog stops eating, has black, tarry stools, develops a fever, or has bloody vomit.

How do you use MethylPREDNISolone?

  • MethylPREDNISolone should be given with food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.
  • Make sure your dog or cat has access to plenty of clean, fresh water when giving MethylPREDNISolone.
  • It is important not to stop giving MethylPREDNISolone without talking to your veterinarian as serious side effects may occur.

What is in MethylPREDNISolone?

  • The drug MethylPREDNISolone is a glucocorticoid that can be used as an antiinflammatory, immunosuppressant, or anticancer agent.
  • MethylPREDNISolone, as a corticosteroid, can also treat certain hormonal imbalances, such as hypoadrenocorticism.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • MethylPREDNISolone is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the MethylPREDNISolone?

  • Dogs and cats may use MethylPREDNISolone for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.
  • It is important not to stop giving MethylPREDNISolone without talking to your veterinarian as serious side effects may occur.