Save big on your family healthcare expenses. Become a myUpchar plus member only at Rs. 99 -

Locoid Lotion

Prescription Required

Locoid Lotion

Prescription Required

Hydrocortisone साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Locoid के सारे विकल्प देखें

Prescription Required

cashback
cashback
cashback
पर्चा अपलोड करके आर्डर करें

Upload prescription and order What is a valid prescription? Your uploaded prescriptions

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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Log in to view medicine dosage

Ingredients of Locoid

Hydrocortisone

Locoid Side Effects

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

  1. इलेक्ट्रोलाइट असंतुलन
  2. शरीर में वसा का पुनर्वितरण/ संचय
  3. संक्रमण होने का बढ़ता खतरा
  4. हड्डी का पतन
  5. त्वचा पर निशान पड़ना
  6. असामान्य व्यवहार
  7. हड्डियों की वृद्धि में बदलाव
  8. रक्तचाप में वृद्धि
  9. मांसपेशियों के विकार
  10. ग्लूकोज के स्तर में वृद्धि
  11. मोतियाबिंद (और पढ़ें - मोतियाबिंद के घरेलू उपाय)
  12. स्किन थिन्निंग (त्वचा का पतला होना)
  13. कॉन्टैक्ट डर्मेटाइटिस
  14. वाहिकाशोफ
  15. हड्डी का फ्रैक्चर
  16. मंदनाड़ी
  17. एडिमा
  18. दिल का दौरा
  19. अतालता
  20. एरिथमा (चमड़ी पर लाल-लाल दाने)
  21. कुशिंग सिंड्रोम
  22. त्वचा पर चकत्ते सामान्य (और पढ़ें - त्वचा पर चकत्तों के घरेलू उपाय)
  23. चेहरे पर सूजन
  24. मांसपेशियों में ऐंठन (दर्दनाक)
  25. मतली या उलटी
  26. पेट दर्द सामान्य
  27. रक्तचाप कम होना
  28. तेज धड़कन (सीने का फड़फड़ाना)

Locoid Related Warnings

Is the use of Locoid safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Locoid safe during breastfeeding?

Information about safety of Locoid for women who are breastfeeding is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.

Unknown

What is the effect of Locoid on the Kidneys?

There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Locoid. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

Moderate

What is the effect of Locoid on the Liver?

There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Locoid. 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 Locoid on the Heart?

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

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, there is no any evidence that Locoid is addictive.

No

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

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Locoid since it will not make you feel sleepy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Locoid 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?

There is no benefit of taking Locoid for mental disorders.

No

Locoid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Locoid

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Locoid together 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

Details

सामग्री For 1 Bottle(S) (15 Ml Lotion Each)
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
View Doctor Profile
Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
View Doctor Profile

Do you or someone in your family take Locoid? Please do a survey and help others

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)