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Cortisum

Manufactured by: Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

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Cortisum Information

Cortisum Benefits & Uses

Cortisum is used to treat the following -

Cortisum Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Cortisum

Hydrocortisone

Cortisum Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Cortisum is used -

  1. Electrolyte imbalance
  2. Redistribution/accumulation of body fat
  3. Increased risk of infection
  4. Bone degradation
  5. Skin scar
  6. Unusual behavior
  7. Altered bone growth
  8. Increased blood pressure
  9. Muscle disorders
  10. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  11. Cataract
  12. Skin Thinning
  13. Contact Dermatitis
  14. Angioedema
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Edema
  18. Heart Attack
  19. Arrhythimia
  20. Erythema
  21. Cushing syndrome
  22. Skin Rash translation missing: en.common
  23. Facial swelling
  24. Muscle cramps or spasms (painful)
  25. Nausea or vomiting
  26. Abdominal Pain translation missing: en.common
  27. Decreased blood pressure
  28. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)

Cortisum Related Warnings

Is the use of Cortisum safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Cortisum. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Cortisum safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study of side effects of Cortisum for breastfeeding women, information on safety of Cortisum is unavailable.

Unknown

What is the effect of Cortisum on the Kidneys?

Cortisum may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Cortisum on the Liver?

Cortisum may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Cortisum on the Heart?

Cortisum can have moderate side effects on the [Organ]. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Cortisum with Other Drugs

Cortisum should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Cortisum Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Cortisum unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Shock
  2. Infections
  3. Tuberculous Meningitis (TBM)
  4. Dehydration
  5. Potassium Deficiency
  6. Calcium Deficiency
  7. Gastritis
  8. Ulcerative Colitis
  9. Heart Disease
  10. Peptic Ulcer
  11. Scleroderma
  12. Depression
  13. Heart Failure
  14. High BP (High Blood Pressure)
  15. Osteoporosis
  16. Diabetes
  17. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  18. Diaper Rash
  19. Tuberculosis (TB)

Frequently asked Questions about Cortisum

Is this Cortisum habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Cortisum has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Cortisum since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Cortisum.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Cortisum Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cortisum

There is no information on the effects of food and Cortisum because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Cortisum

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Cortisum.

Unknown

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