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Locort

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Locort

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Hydrocortisone साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Locort Information

Locort Benefits & Uses

Locort is used to treat the following -

Locort 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 Locort

Hydrocortisone

Locort Side Effects

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

Locort Related Warnings

Is the use of Locort safe for pregnant women?

Locort may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Locort, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Locort safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Locort on the Kidneys?

Locort 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 Locort on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Locort on the Heart?

Locort may cause harmful effects on the heart. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Locort with Other Drugs

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

Locort Contraindications

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

Is this Locort habit forming or addictive?

Locort is not addictive in nature.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Locort only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Locort is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Locort Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Locort

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Locort and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Locort

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Locort with alcohol will be.

Unknown

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Dr. Md Saadullah
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References

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  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 288
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  5. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pandel (hydrocortisone probutate)
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