Generic name: Prednisolone/Prednisone
Brand names: Deltasone, Orasone, Wysolone, Prelone, Key-Pred, Predalone, Predcor, Delta-Cortef.
Prednisolone is a synthetic adrenal corticosteroid. Corticosteroids are natural substances produced by the adrenal glands located adjacent to the kidneys. Corticosteroids have potent anti-inflammatory properties, and are used in a wide variety of inflammatory conditions such as arthritis, colitis, asthma, bronchitis, certain skin rashes,
and allergic or inflammatory conditions of the nose and eyes.