The brand name of Deflazacort Tablet presented by Creogenic Pharma is Defket-6. Below mentioned are some of the details about this product.
- Composition of Product: Deflazacort 200mg
- Marketed By: Creogenic Pharma
- Prescription Required: Yes, as it belongs to Schedule ‘H’
- Form: Tablet, Suspension
- Shelf Life/Expiry: 2 Years or 24 months from the date of manufacturing
Type of Drug: NSAID
What is Deflazacort Tablet?
Deflazacort is a steroid that is used to treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DND) in adults and children at least 2 years old. Deflazacort helps to improve the muscle strength and aids to slow down any disability.
How Deflazacort Works?
Deflazacort belongs to a family of drugs called corticosteroids. It works by reducing inflammation (swelling) and by changing the way the immune system works. Deflazacort comes in various forms such as Tablet, Syrup etc. and it to be consumed orally. It is used to treat a progressive disease in which the muscles do not function properly.
Dosage of Deflazacort Tablet?
The Dosage of Deflazacort should be decided by a physician for every patient depending on various factors such as Age, Weight, Mental Status, Allergic History etc. of the patient.
It is not recommended for use of Deflazacort in children without the guidance of a Pediatric Consultant.
Dose alteration should only be administered as per the guidance of the Physician.