Descriptor English: Methylprednisolone
Descriptor Spanish: Metilprednisolona
Descriptor metilprednisolona
Scope note: Derivado de la PREDNISOLONA con acción antiinflamatoria similar.
Descriptor Portuguese: Metilprednisolona
Descriptor French: Méthylprednisolone
Entry term(s): 6 Methylprednisolone
Tree number(s): D04.210.500.745.432.769.795.539
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A PREDNISOLONE derivative with similar anti-inflammatory action.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Neuroprotective Agents
Registry Number: X4W7ZR7023
CAS Type 1 Name: Pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 11,17,21-trihydroxy-6-methyl-, (6alpha,11beta)-
Public MeSH Note: METIPRED was indexed under GLUCOCORTICOIDS, SYNTHETIC 1989-93
Online Note: use METHYLPREDNISOLONE (NM) to search METIPRED 1989-93
History Note: METIPRED was (NM) 1989-93
DeCS ID: 22562
Unique ID: D008775
NLM Classification: WK 755
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Methylprednisolone - Preferred
Concept UI M0013662
Scope note A PREDNISOLONE derivative with similar anti-inflammatory action.
Preferred term Methylprednisolone
Entry term(s) 6 Methylprednisolone
Urbason - Narrower
Concept UI M0013664
Preferred term Urbason
Medrol - Narrower
Concept UI M0013663
Preferred term Medrol

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey