NDC 51655-242 Prednisone
|Color(s)||ORANGE (C48331 - PEACH) |
|Shape||ROUND (C48348) |
|Size(s)||10 MM |
NDC Code 51655-242-53
Package Description: 10 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
What is NDC 51655-242?
The NDC code 51655-242 is assigned by the FDA to the product Prednisone which is a human prescription drug product labeled by Northwind Pharmaceuticals, Llc. The product's dosage form is tablet and is administered via oral form. The product is distributed in a single package with assigned NDC code 51655-242-53 10 tablet in 1 bottle, plastic . This page includes all the important details about this product, including active and inactive ingredients, pharmagologic classes, product uses and characteristics, UNII information and RxNorm crosswalk.
What are the uses for Prednisone?
Prednisone is used to treat conditions such as arthritis, blood disorders, breathing problems, severe allergies, skin diseases, cancer, eye problems, and immune system disorders. Prednisone belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids. It decreases your immune system's response to various diseases to reduce symptoms such as swelling and allergic-type reactions.
What are Prednisone Active Ingredients?
An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.
- PREDNISONE 20 mg/1 - A synthetic anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid derived from CORTISONE. It is biologically inert and converted to PREDNISOLONE in the liver.
Which are Prednisone UNII Codes?
The UNII codes for the active ingredients in this product are:
- PREDNISONE (UNII: VB0R961HZT)
- PREDNISONE (UNII: VB0R961HZT) (Active Moiety)
What is the NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for Prednisone?
RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs that assigns unique concept identifier(s) known as RxCUIs to NDC products.The NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for this produdct indicates multiple concept unique identifiers (RXCUIs) are associated with this product:
- RxCUI: 312615 - predniSONE 20 MG Oral Tablet
- RxCUI: 312615 - prednisone 20 MG Oral Tablet
Which are Prednisone Inactive Ingredients UNII Codes?
The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product. The UNII codes for the inactive ingredients in this product are:
- ANHYDROUS LACTOSE (UNII: 3SY5LH9PMK)
- SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)
- CROSPOVIDONE (UNII: 2S7830E561)
- DOCUSATE SODIUM (UNII: F05Q2T2JA0)
- MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)
- SODIUM BENZOATE (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)
- FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 (UNII: H77VEI93A8)
Which are the Pharmacologic Classes for Prednisone?
A pharmacologic class is a group of drugs that share the same scientifically documented properties. The following is a list of the reported pharmacologic class(es) corresponding to the active ingredients of this product.
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