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Multicort Injection

Manufactured by: Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

130 people have bought this recently

Multicort Injection

Manufactured by: Chandra Bhagat Pharma Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

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Multicort Information

Multicort Benefits & Uses

Multicort is used to treat the following -

Multicort 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 Multicort

Hydrocortisone

Multicort Side Effects

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

Multicort Related Warnings

Is the use of Multicort safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Multicort safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Multicort on the Kidneys?

Multicort 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 Multicort on the Liver?

Multicort 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 Multicort on the Heart?

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Multicort with Other Drugs

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

Multicort Contraindications

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

Is this Multicort habit forming or addictive?

Multicort is not addictive in nature.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

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

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Multicort for mental disorders.

No

Multicort Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Multicort

Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Multicort, due to a lack of research on this.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Multicort

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

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)