Brand Names:
Deoi-medrol, Medrol, Medrate, Medrone, Meprolone


Drug Type: Antiinflammatory, Steroid, Glucocortioid, Hormones

Methylprednisolone (Medrol, Medrone)


Methylprednisolone (Medrol, Medrone) is a corticosteroid hormone replacement; used as an antiinflammatory or immunosuppressive agent in poultry. The chemical name for methylprednisolone acetate is pregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione, 21-(acetyloxy)-11,17-dihydroxy-6-methyl-,(6α,11β).

Typical Dosage: 0.5-1 mg/kg IM
  • Immunosuppressive effects