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Stecort

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

157 people have bought this recently

Stecort

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Hydrocortisone

Prescription Required

157 people have bought this recently

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INJECTION Pack Size: 1 NOS

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Stecort Information

Stecort Benefits & Uses

Stecort is used to treat the following -

Stecort 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 Stecort

Hydrocortisone

Stecort Side Effects

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

Stecort Related Warnings

Is the use of Stecort safe for pregnant women?

Stecort can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Stecort right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Stecort safe during breastfeeding?

Due to lack of research work on this topic, the side effects of Stecort for breastfeeding women are not known.

Unknown

What is the effect of Stecort on the Kidneys?

There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Stecort. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Stecort on the Liver?

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

Moderate

What is the effect of Stecort on the Heart?

There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Stecort. 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 Stecort with Other Drugs

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

Stecort Contraindications

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

Is this Stecort habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Stecort has not been reported.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Stecort only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Stecort cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

No

Stecort Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Stecort

There is no information on the effects of taking Stecort with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Stecort

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

Unknown

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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
  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)