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Cortef

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Other Names: Hydrocortisone   Hydrocortone   Hysone

Solu Medrol

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Based on 8,544 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 9,827 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g... Read more on Wikipedia
Methylprednisolone is a synthetic glucocorticoid or corticosteroid drug. It is marketed in the USA and Canada under the brand names Medrol and Solu-Medrol. It is also available as a generic drug.It is a variant of prednisolone, methylated at carbon 6 of ... Read more on Wikipedia
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By DD DIAGNOSED 11/2008
February 16, 2014
DD DIAGNOSED 11/2008 wrote
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What patients are saying about Cortef vs. Solu Medrol

19 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
have not experienced stomach problems with my cortef, but I...
...just me. I have experienced cyclical pain, though, for unknown ...I personally have not experienced stomach problems with my cortef, but I don't think ...ys ago, after IV solumedrol, I was p...
on 20mg of cortef in the am and 10mg in the pm but we are...
...cortef in the am and 10mg in the pm but we are doing tests because I think I am on too much! I recently went from taking 10mg a day to 30mg a day and my silly GP didn't retest my levels! \ I take ....
to give an injection, cortef pills and anti-emitic pills...
Your doctor will just give you the script for solu cortef and solu medrol (get in accuvial form so you only have one ...instructions on how to give an injection, cortef pills and anti-emitic pills ...
to give me 100mg IV solumedrol for my Adrenal Insufficiency...
...don't need this. I had Reflux so bad last night ...need to get the Dr. to give me 100mg IV solumedrol for my Adrenal Insufficiency before the try to ...to stress dose on my Cortef a lot in t...
reglan, solumedrol/cortef, toradol, ect. through any IV...
...I can hang any IV piggy back, push saline flushes, lasix/bumex, zofran, reglan, solumedrol/cortef, toradol, ect. through any IV acess, be it periph or central, i also...
with HC), says solumedrol on the vials not solucortef....
...that resolved with HC), says solumedrol on the vials not solucortef. ...it like oral medrol and cortef, where each mg of medrol ...stronger than each mg of corte...
system replaced Solu-Medrol with Solu-Cortef on the idea...
...it. Our entire system replaced Solu-Medrol with Solu-Cortef on the idea that the Cortef will do everything the Medrol ...Solu-Cortef is now our corticosteroid for asthma, COPD, and anaphylaxis,...
in how they feel when faced with a change in one medication...
...Solumedrol. For anyone else who may experience a change in how they feel when faced with a change in one medication ...the original Cortef. I appreciate that my insurance provider acted in ...
Some ER's will give you solumedrol (methylprednisone)...
...wrong timing of cortef.. That can be ...dose numbers. solucortef is hydrocortisone. Usually you get ...an ER situation. Some ER's will give you solumedrol (methylprednisone) or dexamethaso...
on for a year. I'm on cortef, and she's suspicious that I...
...interestingly enough, high dose solumedrol, and then prednisone tapering, ...having seizures, and have been taking anti-seizure meds since then. ...for a year. I'm on cortef, and she's suspic...
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