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Synonyms for Cortef

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

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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.
The supplements most often used in my practice are selenium, zinc, omega 3 (pure source) fish oil, B complex, vitamin C and D3, and DHEA with or without cortisol supplementation with Cortef or an extract from a pure animal source.
It is important to understand that glucocorticoid "drugs"; for example, hydrocortisone, prednisone, methyl prednisolone, Cortef, and so on, are cortisol or one of its analogs.