Is it safe to take a Medral dose pak (methyleprednisolne) a few days after lower bleph with CO2 skin laser resurfacing?
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This is a common drug to use after cosmetic surgery.
Medrol dose pack is safe to take.
The short dose of steroids in a Medrol dose pack should have no adverse effects on your recovery from surgery. As steroids have antiinflammatory properties, you may see your swelling decreasing faster, If your plastic surgeon did not prescribe the Medrol dose pack, it would get best to check with him/her first just in case.