Meticorten


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Meticorten

 [met″ĭ-kor´ten]
trademark for a preparation of prednisone, an antiinflammatory agent.
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A post-surgical medical protocol included oral prednisone (Meticorten, MSD Saude Animal, SP, Brazil), 1mgkg SID for 2 weeks and then tapering the regimen within the following 2 weeks; topical association of 0.3% tobramycin and dexametasone (Tobradex, Alcon do Brasil, SP, Brazil) q4h for 2 weeks, q6h for 2 weeks; 1% brinzolamide (Azopt, Alcon do Brasil, SP, Brazil) q12h for one week and 1% tropicamide (Mydriacyl, Alcon do Brasil, SP, Brazil) q8h for one week completed the protocol.
Medicine Brand-Name Examples aspirin Anacin, Bayer, Bufferin, Ecotrin prednisone Deltasone, Meticorten, Orasone, Panasol Discuss any medicines you use -- either prescription or over-the-counter -- with your doctor(s).
The steroid most commonly prescribed for asthma is prednisone (Deltasone, Meticorten, Paracort).