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Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

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Hydrocortisone Sodium 100 Mg Injection

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Hydrocortisone Information

Hydrocortisone Benefits & Uses

Hydrocortisone is used to treat the following -

Hydrocortisone 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 Hydrocortisone


Hydrocortisone Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Hydrocortisone 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)

Hydrocortisone Related Warnings

Is the use of Hydrocortisone safe for pregnant women?

Hydrocortisone may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Hydrocortisone again without your doctor's advice.


Is the use of Hydrocortisone safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Hydrocortisone on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Hydrocortisone will cause side effects or not.


What is the effect of Hydrocortisone on the Kidneys?

[Organ] can be affected by Hydrocortisone. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


What is the effect of Hydrocortisone on the Liver?

[Organ] can be affected by Hydrocortisone. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


What is the effect of Hydrocortisone on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Hydrocortisone. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


Severe Interaction of Hydrocortisone with Other Drugs

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

Hydrocortisone Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Hydrocortisone 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 Hydrocortisone

Is this Hydrocortisone habit forming or addictive?

No, Hydrocortisone is not habit forming.

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

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


Is it safe?

" Yes, Hydrocortisone it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Hydrocortisone is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Hydrocortisone Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Hydrocortisone

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Hydrocortisone with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Hydrocortisone

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Hydrocortisone with alcohol.



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