Cortef


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an adrenal-cortex hormone (trade names Hydrocortone or Cortef) that is active in carbohydrate and protein metabolism

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These drugs, including prednisone (Deltasone), prednisolone (Prelone), hydrocortisone (Cortef, Cortaid) and methylprednisolone (Medrol), suppress the immune system and reduce inflammation.
Commonly used oral steroids include betamethasone (brand name Celestone), cortisone, dexamethasone (Dalalone, Decadron, Dexacen, Dexone), hydrocortisone (Cortef, Hydrocortone), methylprednisolone (Medrol, Medralone), prednisolone (Predalone, Predcor, Predicort), prednisone (Orasone, Deltasone), and triamcinolone (Aristocort, Cenocort, Kenalog, Trilog, Trilone).
Methylprednisolone (Medrol) and prednisolone (Delta Cortef, Sterane) are also frequently used.
Cortisol deficiency can be addressed with hydrocortisone (Cortef) at subphysiological dosing (< 20 mg total per day) or standardized adrenal glandular.
The administration on duty inserted "Solu Cortef " 250 milligram injection.
These drugs, including prednisone (Deltasone), prednisolone (Prelone), hydrocortisone ( Cortef, Cortaid) and me thyl-prednisolone (Medrol), suppress the immune system and reduce inflammation.
I also consider bioidentical prescription Cortef, 5 to 12.5 mg a day if needed.