What Conditions does Key-Pred Suspension Treat?

  • acute lymphoid leukemia
  • acute inflammation of the joints due to gout attack
  • low platelet count and bleeding from immune response
  • eye inflammation
  • aspiration pneumonitis
  • or lung inflammation due to inhaled gastric contents
  • contact dermatitis
  • a type of skin rash that occurs from contact with an offending substance
  • psoriasis associated with arthritis
  • acute exacerbation of multiple sclerosis
  • thyroid gland inflammation
  • Diamond Blackfan anemia
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • rejection of a transplanted organ
  • sarcoidosis
  • inflammation of the heart with rheumatic fever
  • a type of allergy that causes red and itchy skin called atopic dermatitis
  • inflammation of the lining of a joint
  • infection caused by the trichinae parasite
  • non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • decreased function of the adrenal gland
  • decreased platelets due to a disease state or a drug
  • infiltration of white blood cells into the lungs
  • erythema multiforme
  • a type of allergic skin reaction
  • systemic lupus erythematosus
  • an autoimmune disease
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • joint inflammatory disease in children and young adults
  • ankylosing spondylitis
  • a rheumatic disease causing pain and stiffness in backbone
  • inflammation of a tendon
  • a hypersensitivity reaction to a drug
  • destruction of red blood cells by body's own antibodies
  • anemia from too few young red blood cells
  • asthma
  • reaction following transfusion with hives
  • a type of allergic reaction called angioedema
  • pure red cell aplasia
  • a type of cancer of the lymph nodes called Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • increased calcium in the blood from cancer
  • adrenogenital disorder
  • Crohn's disease
  • ulcerative colitis
  • an inflammatory condition of the intestines
  • nephrotic syndrome
  • a type of kidney disorder
  • pemphigus
  • a type of skin disorder
  • inflammation of skin and muscles all over the body
  • any disease following trauma involving joint cartilage
  • inflammation of the covering of a tendon
  • a serum sickness reaction
  • fluid accumulation in the brain
  • beryllium poisoning
  • skin rash with sloughing
  • a type of lymphoma involving the skin called mycosis fungoides
  • severely decreased function of cortex of adrenal gland
  • vocal cord swelling
  • a prolonged asthma attack
  • chronic inflammatory skin disease marked by blisters
  • psoriasis
  • joint capsule membrane inflammation of a diseased joint
  • inflammation of the sac surrounding the joint - bursitis
  • severe newborn breathing problem with blue discoloration
  • abnormal development of bronchopulmonary tissue in newborn

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