Hydrocortisone

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What Are The Uses Of Hydrocortisone?

Hydrocortisone is a corticosteroid which can be used as an oral as well as topical medicine in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Dermatitis, anal itching, anal fissures
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Thyroiditis, adrenal cortical insufficiency
  • High blood calcium
  • Asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary syndrome (COPD)
  • Minor pain, swelling, itching, and discomfort by hemorrhoids

What Are The Side Effects Of Hydrocortisone?

Some common side effects that may be caused by the intake of hydrocortisone are:

  • Mood changes
  • Swelling, increased risk of infection
  • Weakness, stomach upset, yeast infections, osteoporosis

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Hydrocortisone?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity or any other allergies.
  • Eye problems, diabetes
  • Stomach /intestinal problems
  • Infections (rectal sores / infections)
  • Liver problems.

What Are The Uses Of Hydrocortisone?

Hydrocortisone is a corticosteroid which can be used as an oral as well as topical medicine in the treatment of following conditions:

  • Dermatitis, anal itching, anal fissures
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Thyroiditis, adrenal cortical insufficiency
  • High blood calcium
  • Asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary syndrome (COPD)
  • Minor pain, swelling, itching, and discomfort by hemorrhoids

What Are The Side Effects Of Hydrocortisone?

Some common side effects that may be caused by the intake of hydrocortisone are:

  • Mood changes
  • Swelling, increased risk of infection
  • Weakness, stomach upset, yeast infections, osteoporosis

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Hydrocortisone?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity or any other allergies.
  • Eye problems, diabetes
  • Stomach /intestinal problems
  • Infections (rectal sores / infections)
  • Liver problems.