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Wycort Injection

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Wycort Injection

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Wycort Information

Wycort Benefits & Uses

Wycort is used to treat the following -

Wycort 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 Wycort

Hydrocortisone

Wycort Side Effects

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

Wycort Related Warnings

Is the use of Wycort safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Wycort safe during breastfeeding?

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

Unknown

What is the effect of Wycort on the Kidneys?

Wycort can have moderate side effects on the kidney. If you notice any harmful effects, stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Wycort on the Liver?

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

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

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Wycort with Other Drugs

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

Wycort Contraindications

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

Is this Wycort habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Wycort 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 Wycort since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Wycort should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Wycort is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

No

Wycort Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Wycort

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

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Wycort

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

Unknown

Details

सामग्री 5 Ml Injection(S)
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Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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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)
  6. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cortenema® (hydrocortisone)