Prednisolone belongs to a class of medicines called corticosteroids. Corticosteroids are hormones that are found naturally in your body that help to keep you healthy and well. Prednisolone can help reduce inflammation and reduce symptoms of swelling, redness, itchiness.
Prednisolone can also be used to treat conditions such as:
This medication may also be given as a replacement if the body does not produce enough corticosteroid hormones.