Side Effects Of Defcort

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As I am suffering with sarcodiasis of lymph node (lungs), I was prescribed defcort 30 mg two times daily (60mg per day) for a period of 45 days and a lower dosage afterwards for another 45 days. Now I completed 30 days of treatment. Can you tell me if there will be any side effects and if so, what precautions I should take?



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Verwon Says:

From what I can find, it appears Defcort contains the glucocortoid Deflazacort, it is used to as an anti-inflammatory and immuno-suppressant.

Common side effects to these types of steroids can include: nausea, drowsiness, immunosuppression and weight gain.

https:/­/­www.medschat.com/­wiki/­Deflazacort/­

Is there anything else I can help you with?

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vg Says:

Can u please tell me how old u are? My hubby is 27 and he tells me dat he's suffering from hypersensitive pneumonitis or sarcoidosis wich is not diagnosed properly and he's on steroids for the past 1yr...I'm sorry to disturb u but if possible can u help me by telling me how u were diagnosed with sarcoidosis and ur doctors contact info please.....thank u.

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vinod Says:

I was given steriods (defcort 18) once a day & Alerid D twice a day for a total of seven days as my nose was blocked due to allergies, but in two days of consumption of these drugs.. my BP shot up to 110 & 180. I stopped taking those drugs in two days.. but still after 3 months im feeling nausea, drowsiness & tension like problems. My age is 28. Please tell me a solution to get rid of these unwanted problems & also guide me on how much time it will take to clean it from my body. my blood Gp is B+

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sanjeev Gupta Says:

Is ay on advice me whether Defcort may lead to occurence of seizure.

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Venkat Says:

I am suffering psoriatic artrites. I was PRESCRIBED DEFCORT. As long as I use this medicine my pains are relieved but new pains will appear in other places. does this medication work?

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Chandra Says:
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My wife has been suffering from I L D for the last 6 years. She has been taking 10mg wysolen every day for the last 2 years. Can we substitute 10mg wysolen with 10mg defcort? We understand that defcort has fever listed as a side effect.

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