Search results :

Methylprednisolone sodium succinate

More information: STITCH, PubChem (stereo-specific compound: 1) and possibly Wikipedia

ATC Codes: None found

Side effects

Options: Hide MedDRA Preferred Terms

MedDRA Preferred Term Side effect Data for drug Placebo Labels
Abdominal distension Abdominal distension x
Abdominal pain Abdominal pain x
Gastrointestinal pain Abdominal pain x
Abscess Abscess x
Amnesia Amnesia x
Anaphylactic shock Anaphylactic shock x
Angioedema Angioedema x
Anxiety Anxiety x
Arachnoiditis Arachnoiditis x
Arrhythmia Arrhythmia x
Arthralgia Arthralgia x
Musculoskeletal discomfort Arthralgia x
Myalgia x
Neuropathic arthropathy Neuropathic arthropathy x
Mental disorder Mental disorder x
Bronchospasm Bronchospasm x
Cognitive disorder Cognitive disorder x
Infection Infection x
Confusional state Confusional state x
Feeling abnormal Confusional state x
Delusion Delusion x
Diarrhoea Diarrhoea x
Dizziness Dizziness x
Dyspepsia Dyspepsia x
Ecchymosis Ecchymosis x
Oesophagitis Oesophagitis x
Dermatitis Rash x
Rash Rash x
Exophthalmos Exophthalmos x
Glaucoma Glaucoma x
Hallucination Hallucination x
Headache Headache x
Cardiac arrest Cardiac arrest x
Cardiac failure congestive Cardiac failure congestive x
Myocardial rupture Myocardial rupture x
Hiccups Hiccups x
Hirsutism Hirsutism x
Hypernatraemia Hypernatraemia x
Hypersensitivity Hypersensitivity x
Hypertension Hypertension x
Hypotension Hypotension x
Irritability Irritability x
Lipomatosis Lipomatosis x
Malaise Malaise and fatigue x
Meningitis Meningitis x
Myocardial infarction Myocardial infarction x
Acute coronary syndrome Myocardial infarction x
Nausea Nausea x
Opportunistic infection Opportunistic infection x
Osteonecrosis Osteonecrosis x
Aseptic necrosis x
Osteoporosis Osteoporosis x
Pancreatitis Pancreatitis x
Optic neuritis Papilloedema x
Papilloedema Papilloedema x
Paraplegia Paraplegia x
Monoplegia Paraplegia x
Diplegia Paraplegia x
Peptic ulcer Peptic ulcer x
Peptic ulcer haemorrhage Peptic ulcer haemorrhage x
Peritonitis Peritonitis x
Petechiae Petechiae x
Pruritus Pruritus x
Benign intracranial hypertension Benign intracranial hypertension x
Psychotic disorder Psychotic disorder x
Schizophrenia Schizophrenia x
Convulsion Convulsion x
Shock Shock x
Ulcer Ulcer x
Vertigo Vertigo x
Vomiting Vomiting x
Weight increased Weight increased x
Alkalosis hypokalaemic Alkalosis hypokalaemic x
Mood swings Mood swings x
Affect lability Mood swings x
Affect lability x
Oedema peripheral Oedema peripheral x
Skin atrophy Skin atrophy x
Blood urea increased Blood urea increased x
Impaired healing Impaired healing x
Injection site reaction Injection site reaction x
Intracranial pressure increased Intracranial pressure increased x
Muscular weakness Muscular weakness x
Alanine aminotransferase increased Alanine aminotransferase increased x
Tendon rupture Tendon rupture x
Skin striae Skin striae x
Menstruation irregular Menstruation irregular x
Skin hyperpigmentation Skin hyperpigmentation x
Leukoderma Leukoderma x
Myalgia Myalgia x
Increased appetite Increased appetite x
Bladder dysfunction Bladder dysfunction x
Abnormal behaviour Abnormal behaviour x
Intraocular pressure increased Intraocular pressure increased x
Euphoric mood Euphoric mood x
Cataract subcapsular Cataract subcapsular x
Gastric haemorrhage Gastric haemorrhage x
Increased insulin requirement Increased insulin requirement x
Steroid withdrawal syndrome Steroid withdrawal syndrome x
Erythema Erythema facial x
Muscle mass Muscle mass x
Personality change Personality change x
Diabetes mellitus Diabetic x
Dyslipidaemia Dyslipidaemia x
Spinal compression fracture Spinal compression fracture x
Fluid retention Fluid retention x
Myopathy Steroid myopathy x
Glucose tolerance impaired Glucose tolerance impaired x
Drug dependence Dependence psychological x
Atrophy Atrophy x
Mania Mania x
Depressed mood Depressed mood x
Suicidal ideation Suicidal ideation x
Affective disorder Affective disorder x
Carbohydrate tolerance decreased Carbohydrate tolerance decreased x
Functional gastrointestinal disorder Functional gastrointestinal disorder x
Hyperhidrosis Sweating increased x
Acne Acne x
Chorioretinopathy Central serous retinopathy x
Blood potassium decreased Blood potassium decreased x
Nitrogen balance negative Nitrogen balance negative x
Insomnia Insomnia x
Urine calcium increased Urine calcium increased x
Epidural lipomatosis Epidural lipomatosis x


Information about indications was extracted from the indications and usage sections of the labels.

Indication Labels
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome x
Acute leukaemia x
Adrenal insufficiency x
Adrenocortical insufficiency acute x
Allergic conditions x
Anaemia x
Ankylosing spondylitis x
Aspiration pneumonitis x
Asthma x
Berylliosis x
Bursitis x
Chorioretinitis x
Choroiditis x
Colitis ulcerative x
Collagen disorder x
Conjunctivitis allergic x
Corneal ulcer marginal x
Dermatitis atopic x
Dermatitis bullous x
Dermatitis contact x
Dermatitis exfoliative x
Dermatomyositis x
Diuresis x
Drug hypersensitivity x
Endocrine disorder x
Enteritis x
Epicondylitis x
Erythema multiforme severe x
Erythroblastopenia x
Gastrointestinal disorder x
Gouty arthritis x
Haemolytic anaemia x
Hypercalcaemia x
Hypoplastic anaemia x
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura x
Inflammation x
Iridocyclitis x
Iritis x
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis x
Keratitis x
Laryngeal oedema x
Leukaemia x
Loeffler's syndrome x
Lupus erythematosus x
Lymphoma x
Meningitis tuberculous x
Multiple sclerosis x
Mycosis fungoides x
Neoplasm malignant x
Nephrotic syndrome x
Oedema x
Ophthalmic herpes zoster x
Optic neuritis x
Osteoarthritis x
Pemphigus x
Perennial allergic rhinitis x
Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia x
Polymyositis x
Posterior uveitis x
Proteinuria x
Psoriasis x
Psoriatic arthropathy x
Pulmonary tuberculosis x
Rheumatic heart disease x
Rheumatoid arthritis x
Sarcoidosis x
Seborrhoeic dermatitis x
Secondary adrenocortical insufficiency x
Secondary thrombocytopenia x
Serum sickness x
Skin disorder x
Stevens-Johnson syndrome x
Sympathetic ophthalmia x
Synovitis x
Systemic lupus erythematosus x
Tenosynovitis x
Transfusion reaction x
Trauma x
Trichiniasis x
Uremia x
Urticaria x

Color scheme:


    frequent (1% to 100%)
    infrequent (0.1% to 1%)
    rare (<0.1%)
    no frequency information
    not found on label