4.1 Therapeutic indications
Prednisolone 5mg Soluble Tablets are indicated in adults and children.
A wide variety of diseases may sometimes require corticosteroid therapy. Some of the principal indications are:
• bronchial asthma, severe hypersensitivity reactions, anaphylaxis;
• rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, mixed connective tissue disease (excluding systemic sclerosis), polyarteritis nodosa;
• inflammatory skin disorders, including pemphigus vulgaris, bullous pemphigoid and pyoderma gangrenosum;
• minimal change nephrotic syndrome, acute interstitial nephritis;
• ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease; sarcoidosis;
• rheumatic carditis;
• haemolytic anaemia (autoimmune), acute lymphoblastic and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, malignant lymphoma, multiple myeloma, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura;
• immunosuppression in transplantation.
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