Also known as Hydeltrasol and Prelone
Prednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid, a derivative of cortisol, which is used to treat a variety of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions. It is the active metabolite of the drug prednisone and is used especially in patients with hepatic failure, as these individuals are unable to metabolise prednisone into prednisolone.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $15.28 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed prednisolone to treat asthma, cough, wheezing, and difficulty breathing.