Methylprednisolone belongs to a class of medications called glucocorticoids. It works by suppressing the immune system and reducing inflammation to treat various diseases. It can be used to treat, but not limited to, hematologic diseases (immune thrombocytopenia), allergies (dermatitis, drug hypersensitivity, rhinitis, asthma), gastrointestinal diseases (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis), rheumatic diseases (gout, rheumatoid arthritis), neurologic diseases (multiple sclerosis) and other many autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.
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