Drug Class: Corticosteroidal Preparations
Dosage Form: Syrup
Strength: 5mg/5ml, 15mg/5ml
Indications/Special comments: Suppression of inflammatory and allergic disorders; inflammatory bowel disease, asthma, and rheumatic disease, for the treatment of adrenocortical insufficiency and as immune suppression
Dosage Administration: Child: fractions of adult dose may be used (for example, at 1 year 25% of adult dose, at 7 years 50%, and at 12 years 75%) but clinical factors must be given due weight.