Omnacortil 5 is a corticosteroid medication used to treat a variety of conditions such as asthma, allergic reactions, arthritis, lupus and inflammatory bowel diseases. It works by reducing inflammation in the body and helping to prevent tissue damage.
It can be taken orally or applied directly to the affected area. Prednisolone can help reduce pain and swelling, as well as improve joint movement. Side effects include weight gain, headache, stomach upset, muscle weakness and increased blood pressure.
Long-term use of prednisolone may lead to an increased risk of certain infections and complications from long-term steroid use.