Which medications in the drug class Immunomodulators are used in the treatment of Pediatric Chronic Granulomatous Disease?

Updated: Aug 07, 2019
  • Author: Lawrence C Wolfe, MD; Chief Editor: Cameron K Tebbi, MD  more...
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Immunomodulators

These agents suppress an overactive immune system that leads to formation of granulomas.

Prednisone (Deltasone, Orasone)

Immunosuppressant for treatment of autoimmune disorders; may decrease inflammation by reversing increased capillary permeability and suppressing polymorphonuclear (PMN) activity.


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