What Is Methylprednisolone?
Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.
It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of the B ring.
Item name: Methylprednisolone
Molecular Formula: C22H30O5
Molecular Weight: 374.47 g/mol
Description: Methylprednisolone is a white to off-white crystalline powder with its melting point 228-237°C (dec.).It is soluble in chloroform and methanol.It can be used for a glucocorticoid. It should be stored from 0°C to 6°C.