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Cortef vs Solu Medrol

Cortef
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Solu Medrol
Other name: Hydrocortisone (Hydrocortisone)
Other name: Methylprednisolone (Methylprednisolone)
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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 ...
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on 20mg of cortef in the am and 10mg in the pm but we are...
" I am on 20mg of 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... "

o 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 ...instructions on how to give an injection, cortef pills and anti-emitic pills (in... "

give me 100mg IV solumedrol for my Adrenal Insufficiency be...
" ...don't need this. I had Reflux so bad last night ...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 the last... "

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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... "

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discarded. Solumedrol comes in the smallestvial 40 ml. Larg...
" ...is only two days, then has to be discarded. Solumedrol comes in the smallest vial 40 ml. Largest that ...ml. 1 ml of solucortef equals 1 mg of cortef, 1 ml solumedrol equals 1 mg Medrol. So to mix it up... "

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 is 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, and... "

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insurance provider acted in my best interests. iTeac...
" ...return to the brand name Cortef as my adrenal insufficiency symptoms ...are not created equal. I am feeling much better now, symptom free, back on the original Cortef. I appreciate that my... "

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to be discarded. Solumedrol comes in the smallestvial 40 m...
" ...is only two days, then has to be discarded. Solumedrol comes in the smallest vial 40 ml. Largest that ...solucortef equals 1 mg of cortef, 1 ml solumedrol equals 1 mg Medrol. So... "

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ill give you solumedrol (methylprednisone) or dexameth...
" ...at the wrong timing of cortef.. That can be a cause ...some dose numbers. solucortef is hydrocortisone. Usually you get a ...in an ER situation. Some ER's will give you solumedrol (methylprednisone) or... "

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