Active Ingredient(s):Hydrocortisone FDA Approved: * April 27, 1955 Pharm Company: *PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN Category:Anti-Inflammatory
Hydrocortisone is the name for the hormone cortisol when supplied as a medication. Uses include conditions such as adrenocortical insufficiency, adrenogenital syndrome, high blood calcium, thyroiditis, rheumatoid arthritis, dermatitis, asthma, and COPD. It is the treatment of choice for adrenocortical insufficiency. It can be given by mouth, topically, or by injection. Stopping treatment after long-term use should b...
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Solu-cortef 1000 mg/8ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution