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

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 Details

Side Effects

Gastrointestinal disturbances.


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

Contra Indications

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


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.


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


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

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

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