What are the side effects of a Medrol (methylprednisolone) pack? Is 4 mg a tablet a lot of meds? Is the Medrol (methylprednisolone) pack good to reduce inflammation for low back disk problem
See details. There is very little risk of any side effects with a 6 days tapering dosepack. The 4 mg strength is low. It helps back pain occasionally but not always.
What are the side effects of Medrol (methylprednisolone) pack? Does it work to take care of inflammation in the low back due to a herniated disk? Please help
Potentially. A Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pack is basically a regimen of oral steroids, usually taken for anywhere from a 6-15 day course. Steroids are very potent anti-inflammatories and so can help inflammatory conditions such as a radiculopathy secondary to a herniated disc. The effectiveness, and also the time they last vary tremendously. Steroids can cause multiple, severe side effects but usually more in chronic use. Read more...