Which medications in the drug class Corticosteroids are used in the treatment of Diagnosis and Management of Cervical Spondylosis?

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: Sandeep S Rana, MD; Chief Editor: Tarakad S Ramachandran, MBBS, MBA, MPH, FAAN, FACP, FAHA, FRCP, FRCPC, FRS, LRCP, MRCP, MRCS  more...
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Corticosteroids

Used for potent anti-inflammatory activity and relieve inflammation associated with cervical radiculopathy.

Prednisone (Sterapred)

Decreases inflammation by suppressing migration of PMN leukocytes and reversing increased capillary permeability.

Methylprednisolone (Adlone, Medrol, Solu-Medrol, Depo-Medrol, Depopred)

Decreases inflammation by suppressing migration of PMN leukocytes and reversing increased capillary permeability.


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