Read the directions on the product label, patient guide, or medicine
guide provided by the medicine company or your pharmacist before starting to use Solon Tablet
. If you have any questions related to this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Use this medicine as recommended by your doctor.
is used with food. To prevent irritation in the stomach and intestines. Swallow the whole tablet with or without water. Do not break, chew or split the tablet.
The typical dose of Solon is 10-60 mg a day depending on the specific disease and its severity. This medicine is typically used for a period of 3-10 days for asthma
. This medicine is not known to be habit-forming.
You should continue to use this medicine as directed by the doctor even if you feel well.
If using the orally-disintegrating form of this medicine, make sure you do not consume any food or fluid 5 minutes before or after taking this medicine. Before taking the medicine
out of the package, wash your hands thoroughly. Place the medicine on the tongue. Make sure you do not chew or swallow the medicine
. You do not need to drink water after consuming the medicine. In certain cases, the medicine can taste slightly bitter. Also, ensure that you do not break or split the medicine.
When used in the injection form, this medicine is given directly into muscles (intramuscular), joints (intra-articular), or around the body joints (periarticular route).
If using the liquid form of this medicine
, measure the dose using the provided measuring cup, spoon, or dropper. Before pouring the medicine into the measuring device, you should check the measurement markings carefully. Then, pour the dose amount into the device. After use, clean and store the measuring device in a safe place for your next use. You should not use a tablespoon or teaspoon as the dose measuring devices since it can result in an incorrect dose. If indicated on the product package, shake the medicine
Talk to Your Doctor
Talk to your doctor if your condition worsens. You should consult with your doctor before stopping the use of Solon.
Your doctor may recommend a lower initial dose of this medicine
to see the impact of this medicine on the body. Please follow your doctor's directions. A lower dose of this medicine may be recommended to reduce the risk of side-effects
. Older patients may see an increase in the incidence of side-effects with this medicine. As a result, a lower dose may be recommended for older patients.
When stopping this medicine, you may experience withdrawal symptoms such as an insufficient production of steroid hormones
(adrenal insufficiency), and low blood pressure. You may need to gradually decrease the dose of this medicine before stopping.
Use in Children
If you are giving Solon Tablet
to a child, be sure to use a product that is meant for children. Before giving this medicine to a child, use the child's weight or age to find the right dose from the product package. You can also read the dosage section
of this page to know the correct dose for your child. Else, consult with your doctor and follow their recommendation.
Avoid licorice while using Solon.
You should store Solon Tablet
at room temperature 20-25ºC (68-77ºF), away from moisture, and away from light. Store the medicine
away from the reach of children and pets
Medicines may be prescribed for uses other than those listed in the medicine guide. Do not use Solon Tablet
for conditions for which it was not prescribed. Do not give Solon Tablet to other people who might have the same conditions or symptoms that you have. Self-medication may harm them.