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What Are The Uses And Side Effects Of Predmet And Sazo?

My mother aged78 has been suggested tab sazo500 .she has a swollen right feet with acute pain in the toes and foot .x ray shows generalised osteoporosis.augmentin500was prescribed and she had allergic reactions on her skin .aceclo plus was also given.predmet8mg along with sazo has been suggested.she is around45/50kg(approximate)ht 5 3 .my query is why thes tab and there side effects. She also has history of peptic ulcer and gallbladder operations.
Sat, 20 Mar 2021
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Hi,

Predmet 8 mg contains methylprednisolone which belongs to the group of medications known as corticosteroids or steroids is used in the treatment of wide variety of medical conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), allergies, asthma, skin disorders like psoriasis, eye disorders, bone as well as joint disorders and many more. It works by blocking the release of substances that are responsible for inflammation.

Side effects of Predmet are thinning of skin, nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, sweating, delayed wound healing, increased risk of infection, weight gain, mood swings, depression, behavioral changes, reduction in bone density, increased appetite, headache, aggression, dizziness, weakness, tiredness, decreased urine output, facial hair growth, delayed wound healing, changes in sleep pattern, allergic reactions etc.

Sazo 500 mg contains sulfasalazine that is used in the treatment of various inflammatory conditions of the joints like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis, bowel conditions like Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, skin conditions like psoriasis and many more. Side effects of Sazo are nausea, vomiting, GIT upset, diarrhea, headache, weight loss, loss of appetite, abdominal pain, nasal bleeding, dark colored urine, fever, sore throat, increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight, low sperm count, allergic reactions etc.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Zubayer Alam, General And Family Physician
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What Are The Uses And Side Effects Of Predmet And Sazo?

Hi, Predmet 8 mg contains methylprednisolone which belongs to the group of medications known as corticosteroids or steroids is used in the treatment of wide variety of medical conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), allergies, asthma, skin disorders like psoriasis, eye disorders, bone as well as joint disorders and many more. It works by blocking the release of substances that are responsible for inflammation. Side effects of Predmet are thinning of skin, nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, sweating, delayed wound healing, increased risk of infection, weight gain, mood swings, depression, behavioral changes, reduction in bone density, increased appetite, headache, aggression, dizziness, weakness, tiredness, decreased urine output, facial hair growth, delayed wound healing, changes in sleep pattern, allergic reactions etc. Sazo 500 mg contains sulfasalazine that is used in the treatment of various inflammatory conditions of the joints like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis, bowel conditions like Crohn s disease or ulcerative colitis, skin conditions like psoriasis and many more. Side effects of Sazo are nausea, vomiting, GIT upset, diarrhea, headache, weight loss, loss of appetite, abdominal pain, nasal bleeding, dark colored urine, fever, sore throat, increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight, low sperm count, allergic reactions etc. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Zubayer Alam, General And Family Physician