What is Panafcortelone and what is the active component in this drug?
Panafcortelone contains prednisolone as the active ingredient. Prednisolone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids which are a synthetic version of a naturally occurring body hormone called cortisol.
How does Panafcortelone work?
Panafcortelone works by entering inflammatory cells and blocking the inflammatory reaction. This medicine is only able to prevent or reduce symptoms of your condition, it does not cure it.
What is Panafcortelone is used for?
Panafcortelone is used in the treatment of many different conditions. Some of these conditions include: severe allergies, severe or chronic asthma, skin problems, arthritis, inflammatory diseases of the bowel, cancer and "auto-immune" diseases.
When to take Panafcortelone?
Panafcortelone is best taken with or immediately after food. If taken once a day or every second day, then it is best taken at breakfast time. If it needs to be taken more than once a day, then space it out during the day.
What is to be taken care of while consuming Panafcortelone?
Avoid close contact with anyone who has a contagious disease such as measles or chickenpox.