Sentence Examples

  • Completely paralyzed patients given methylprednisolone recover an average of about 20 percent of their lost motor function, compared to only 8 percent recovery of function in untreated patients.
  • Effective drug therapy for spinal cord injury was demonstrated in 1990, when methylprednisolone, the first drug shown to improve recovery from spinal cord injury, was approved for standard use.
  • Gluococorticoids, such as prednisone or methylprednisolone, are often given to decrease any swelling and to suppress the immune response.