Bexipred Tablet

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Oral-
Multiple sclerosis:
Adult: 200 mg daily for 1 wk followed by 80 mg every other day for 1 mth.
Infantile spasms:
Child: 1 mth-2 yr: Initially, 10 mg 4 times daily for 14 days; increase to 20 mg 3 times daily for 7 days if seizures are not controlled after 7 days; reduce dose slowly over 15 days until therapy is stopped. For patients taking 40 mg daily, reduce dose in steps of 10 mg every 5 days, then stop; in patients taking 60 mg daily, reduce dose to 40 mg daily for 5 days, then 20 mg daily for 5 days, then 10 mg daily for 5 days, then stop.
Allergic and inflammatory disorders:
Adult: 5-60 mg daily in 2-4 divided doses. Maintenance: 2.5-15 mg daily. Withdrawal should be gradual after long-term therapy.
Child: 1 mth-18 yr: Autoimmune inflammatory disorders: Initially, 1-2 mg/kg once daily; may reduce dose gradually after a few days if needed. Max: 60 mg daily. Autoimmune hepatitis: Initially, 2 mg/kg once daily, then reduce to minimum effective dose. Max: 40 mg daily.
Poorly controlled, moderate to severe asthma:
Adult: Patients with at least 2 exacerbations/yr requiring oral corticosteroids: 40-60 mg daily in 1-2 divided doses; usually given as a short course treatment over 3-10 days until symptom resolution and patient achieves a peak expiratory flow (PEF) of at least 80% of his or her personal best. May be used with maintenance dosages of inhaled corticosteroid and a long-acting inhaled β2-agonist bronchodilator.
Child: Patients with >3 exacerbations/yr in children ≤4 yr or at least 2 exacerbations/yr in children 5-11 yr: 1-2 mg/kg daily for 3-5 days may be used with existing asthma treatment; dose may be given in 1-2 divided doses. Max: 60 mg daily.
Nephrotic syndrome:
Child: 1 mth-18 yr: Initially, 60 mg/m2 (max: 80 mg) once daily for 4 wk until urine is protein-free followed by 40 mg/m2 every other day for 4 wk, then withdraw dose gradually. Prevention of relapse: 0.5-1 mg/kg once daily every other day for 3-6 mth.
Rheumatoid arthritis:
Adult: Initially, 5-7.5 mg daily, adjusted as necessary.
Elderly: 5 mg daily.
Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura:
Child: 1-10 yr: 1-2 mg/kg daily (max: 14 days) or 4 mg/kg daily (max: 4 days).
Ophthalmic-
Conjunctivitis:
Adult: As 1% acetate suspension or 0.12% acetate suspension: Instill 1-2 drops into the affected eye(s) 2-4 times daily. Higher frequency may be used during the initial 24-48 hr, if needed. Re-evaluate if there is no improvement after 2 days of treatment.

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