Floricot Tablet

Manufactured by: Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Fludrocortisone (100 mcg)

Prescription Required

240 people have bought this recently

Floricot Tablet

Manufactured by: Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Fludrocortisone (100 mcg)

Prescription Required

240 people have bought this recently

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip

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Prescription Required

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Floricot Information

Floricot is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Addison Disease. Other than this, Floricot has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Floricot. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

While these are the most often observed Floricot side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Floricot go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

It is also important to note that Floricot has a Severe effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. Warnings related to Floricot's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Floricot is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Tuberculosis (TB), Infections as it can result in adverse effects. Other contraindications of Floricot have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Besides this, Floricot may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Floricot, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.

  1. Floricot Benefits & Uses
  2. Floricot Dosage & How to Take
  3. Floricot Side Effects
  4. Floricot Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Floricot with Other Drugs
  6. Floricot Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Floricot
  8. Floricot Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Floricot Benefits & Uses

Floricot is used to treat the following -

  1. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
  2. Addison Disease Primary

Floricot Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Floricot

Fludrocortisone

Floricot Side Effects

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

  1. Electrolyte imbalance
  2. Redistribution/accumulation of body fat
  3. Bone degradation
  4. Muscle disorders
  5. Water Retention
  6. Increased blood pressure
  7. Increased Glucose level in the blood
  8. Cataract Unknown
  9. Skin Rash Unknown
  10. Muscle Ache Unknown

Floricot Related Warnings

Is the use of Floricot safe for pregnant women?

Floricot can cause severe side effects if taken during pregnancy, so, pregnant women should talk to their doctor before taking it.

Severe

Is the use of Floricot safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Floricot may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Floricot should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Floricot on the Kidneys?

There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Floricot. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Floricot on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Floricot. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Floricot on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Floricot. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Floricot with Other Drugs

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

Insulin Regular

Amlodipine,Atorvastatin

    Floricot Contraindications

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

    1. Edema
    2. Tuberculosis (TB)
    3. Infections
    4. Liver Disease
    5. Heart Disease
    6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
    7. Osteoporosis
    8. Diabetes
    9. Depression

    Frequently asked Questions about Floricot

    Is this Floricot habit forming or addictive?

    No, there is no any evidence that Floricot is addictive.

    No

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

    Floricot will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Floricot is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Floricot cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

    No

    Floricot Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Floricot

    Taking Floricot with food does not harm your health.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Floricot

    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Floricot and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

    Unknown
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    Floricot Price and Pack Size

    Floricot Tablet

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    References

    1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 576-577
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 290
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