Brand name(s)

Medrol, Medrol Dosepak, MethylPREDNISolone Dose Pack

What it is

Methylprednisolone is a corticosteroid medicine that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.

What it treats

Methylprednisolone is used to treat many different inflammatory conditions such as arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, ulcerative colitis, allergic disorders, gland (endocrine) disorders, and conditions that affect the skin, eyes, lungs, stomach, nervous system, or blood...