Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) - Deflazacort- Tablet is manufactured by Mankind Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Deflazacort- 6 mg.

Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Gastrointestinal disturbances.

Indications

Rheumatoid arthritis.
Juvenile chronic arthritis.
Asthma and other airway diseases.
Pemphigus, Uveitis.
Nephrotic syndrome.
Immune suppression in transplantation.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity.
Patients receiving live virus immunisation.
Contraindicated during pregnancy and lactation.

Caution

Adrenal suppression, Cardiac diseases or congestive heart failure (except in the presence of active rheumatic carditis), hypertension, thromboembolic disorders.
Gastritis or oesophagitis, diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis if there is probability of impending perforation, abscess or pyogenic infections, fresh intestinal anastomsis, active or latent peptic ulcer.
Diabetic mellitus or a family history, osteoporosis, myasthenia gravis, renal insufficiency.
Emotional instability or psychotic tendency, epilepsy.
Previous corticosteroid-induced myopathy, liver failure hypothyroidism and cirrhosis, Ocular herpes simplex.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.7 in India as of date.

Formulation

Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Deflazacort- 6 mg.

Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Mahacort DZ 6 (6 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Mankind Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Deflazacort

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