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methylprednisolone sod succ (PF) intravenous

contraindications

Who should not take methylprednisolone sod succ (PF) intravenous?

Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

Muscle Problems, Increased Pressure in the Eye, Wide-Angle Glaucoma, Cataracts, Broken Bone due to Disease or Illness, Avascular Necrosis of Bone, Malaria Affecting the Brain, Muscle Wasting, Hyperammonemia associated with N-acetylglutamate synthase deficiency, Untreated Systemic Fungal Infection, High Blood Pressure, Chronic Heart Failure, Herpes Simplex Infection of the Eye, Ulcer from Stomach Acid, Burning Stomach, Diverticulitis, Surgical Joining of Two Parts of the Intestine, Hardening of the Liver, Rupture of a Tendon, Osteoporosis, Decreased Calcification or Density of Bone, Seizures, Visible Water Retention, High Blood Sugar, Pregnancy, Intestinal Infection caused by the Roundworm Strongyloides, Active Tuberculosis that has Not Been Treated, Inactive Tuberculosis, Underactive Thyroid, Inherited Deficiency of Arginosuccinate Lyase, Inherited Deficiency of Carbamyl Phosphate Synthetase, Citrullinemia, Diabetes, Insufficiency of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland, Infection caused by the Varicella Zoster Virus, Measles, Ornithine Carbamoyltransferase Deficiency, Arginase Deficiency, High Cholesterol, Low Amount of Potassium in the Blood, Reduction in the Body's Resistance to Infection, Exposure to the Measles, Exposure to the Chickenpox, Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & Reality, Muscle Pain or Tenderness with Increase Creatine Kinase

Allergies:

CORTICOSTEROIDS (GLUCOCORTICOIDS)

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