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Locoid

Manufactured by: Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

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Locoid

Manufactured by: Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

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Locoid Information

Locoid Benefits & Uses

Locoid is used to treat the following -

Locoid 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 Locoid

Hydrocortisone

Locoid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Locoid 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 सामान्य
  23. Facial swelling
  24. Muscle cramps or spasms (painful)
  25. Nausea or vomiting
  26. Abdominal Pain सामान्य
  27. Decreased blood pressure
  28. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)

Locoid Related Warnings

Is the use of Locoid safe for pregnant women?

Locoid can have harmful effects for pregnant women. If you experience anything like this, then discontinue Locoid and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Locoid safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Locoid on the Kidneys?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Locoid on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Locoid on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Locoid with Other Drugs

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

Locoid Contraindications

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

Is this Locoid habit forming or addictive?

No, Locoid is not habit forming.

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

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Locoid as it does not make you drowsy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but you should take Locoid only as per your doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Locoid cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Locoid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Locoid

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Locoid

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

Unknown
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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 362-366
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 288
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cortef® (hydrocortisone)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Solu-Cortef® (hydrocortisone sodium succinate)
  5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pandel (hydrocortisone probutate)
  6. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cortenema® (hydrocortisone)
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