Corticosteriods

Laza 6mg Tablets

Alu Alu Strip Containing 10 Tablets
  • Each Tablet Contains:
  • Deflazacort 6mg

Laza tablet contains Deflazacort 6mg.

Deflazacort is a glucocorticoid used as an anti- inflammatory and immunosuppressant. Its potency is around 70–90% that of prednisone.

  • Dosage
  • Indications
  • Contraindication
  • Side-effects
  • Precautions
  • Storage
  • Adults: Bronchial Asthma, Acute Arthritis, and Tuberculosis: Start with 18 mg/Day for first 2 Day, then 12 mg / Day for next 2 Day & lastly 6 mg / Day for 2 days.
    Acute Proliferative Glomerular Nephritis, Autoimmune Hepatitis, and Myasthenia Gravis: 2 mg/kg for 4 weeks tapered over a period of time.
  • Child: 0.25-1.5 mg/kg/day given on alternate days.

Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Joint pain, Low back pain, Prolapsed intervertebral discs, Juvenile chronic arthritis, Spondylosis.

Systemic infection unless specific anti-infective therapy is employed.

Hypersensitivity to deflazacort or any of the ingredients. Patients receiving live virus immunization.

  • Metabolic - Increased blood sugar, increased appetite and weight gain.
  • Gastrointestinal - Indigestion, abdominal bloating, nausea, ulceration in the stomach or intestine, inflammation of the pancreas and throat ulcer.
  • Musculoskeletal - Muscle weakness and thinning of bones.
  • Skin - Pimples, bruising, stretch marks, increased sweating, change in pigmentation and increased hair growth.
  • Central Nervous System - Mood changes including irritability, depression and suicidal thoughts, psychotic reactions, anxiety, confusion, memory loss and sleep disturbances.
  • Genitourinary - Irregular periods.
  • Heart - High blood pressure.
  • Miscellaneous - Blood clot events and hiccups.

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of adrenal suppression, infections (ex- chickenpox , shingles , measles ) children, elderly, tuberculosis, muscle pain, recent heart attack, high blood pressure, heart failure, liver failure, kidney impairment, sugar, increased eye pressure, osteoporosis, corneal damage, epilepsy, peptic ulcer, under active thyroid, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless the packaging or storage instructions clearly require you to do that.
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