Cortizone-5

Active Ingredient(s): Hydrocortisone
Category: Anti-Inflammatory



Cortizone-5 Overview

Hydrocortisone is the name for the hormone cortisol when supplied as a medication.[11] Uses include conditions such as adrenocortical insufficiency, adrenogenital syndrome, high blood calcium, thyroiditis, rheumatoid arthritis, dermatitis, asthma, and COPD.[1] It is the treatment of choice for adrenocortical insufficiency.[12] It can be given by mouth, topically, or by injection.[1] Stopping treatment after long-term use should b...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Hydrocortisone
  • Aerosol: 10%
  • Aerosol, Metered: 10%
  • Capsule: 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg, 5mg
  • Cream: 0.1%, 0.10%, 0.2%, 0.20%, 0.5%, 0.50%, 1%, 2%, 2.5%, 2.50%
  • Enema: 100mg/60ml
  • Gel: 1%, 10%
  • Granule: 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg, 5mg
  • Injection: 1000mg, 100mg, 100mg/vial, 1g, 1gm/vial, 250mg, 250mg/2ml, 250mg/vial, 25mg/ml, 500mg, 500mg/4ml, 500mg/vial, 50mg/ml
  • Lotion: 0.1%, 0.10%, 0.25%, 0.5%, 0.50%, 1%, 2%, 2.5%, 2.50%
  • Ointment: 0.1%, 0.10%, 0.2%, 0.20%, 0.5%, 0.50%, 1%, 1.5%, 1.50%, 2.5%, 2.50%
  • Powder: 100%
  • Solution: 0.1%, 0.10%, 1%, 2.5%
  • Spray: 1%
  • Suppository: 25mg, 30mg
  • Suspension: 100mg/60ml, 10mg/5ml
  • Swab: 0.5%
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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