Solu-Cortef

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Solu-Cortef 100mg/Vial Powder

Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate 100mg/Vial Powder

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Solu-Cortef 100mg/Vial Powder

Solu-Cortef 100mg/Vial Powder

Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate 100mg/Vial Powder

  • Marketed as Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial in Canada
  • Manufactured by Pfizer Canada Inc
  • Product of Canada • Shipped from Canada
  • Prescription Required

No generic is available for Solu-Cortef 100mg/Vial.

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250mg/Vial Powder

Solu-Cortef 250mg/Vial Powder

Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate 250mg/Vial Powder

No generic is available for Solu-Cortef 250mg/Vial.

Solu-Cortef 250mg/Vial Powder

Solu-Cortef 250mg/Vial Powder

Hydrocortisone Sodium Succinate 250mg/Vial Powder

  • Marketed as Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial in Canada
  • Manufactured by Pfizer Canada Inc
  • Product of Canada • Shipped from Canada
  • Prescription Required

No generic is available for Solu-Cortef 250mg/Vial.

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Solu-Cortef Drug Information

  • Solu-Cortef Overview

    Solu-Cortef is used to treat various conditions such as arthritis, severe allergies, blood diseases, breathing problems, certain cancers, eye diseases, intestinal disorders, and skin diseases. It weakens your immune system's response to various diseases to reduce symptoms such as swelling and allergic-type reactions. Hydrocortisone may also be used with other medications to replace certain hormones if you have decreased adrenal gland function or Addison's disease. Hydrocortisone belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids. Hydrocortisone injection is used when a similar drug cannot be taken by mouth or when a very fast treatment is needed for patients with severe medical conditions. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of hydrocortisone, especially if it is to be injected near your spine (epidural). Rare but serious side effects may occur with epidural use.

  • How to Use Solu-Cortef

    Solu-Cortef is given by slow injection into a vein or directly into a muscle, as directed by your doctor. The Dosage of Solu-Cortef is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. If you are using Solu-Cortef at home, learn all preparation and usage instructions from your health care professional. Before using, check Solu-Cortef visually for particles or discoloration. If either is present, do not use the liquid. Learn how to store and discard medical supplies safely. Do not stop using Solu-Cortef without consulting your doctor. Some conditions may become worse when Solu-Cortef is suddenly stopped. Also, you may experience symptoms such as weakness, weight loss, nausea, muscle pain, headache, tiredness, dizziness. To prevent these symptoms while you are stopping treatment with Solu-Cortef, your doctor may reduce your dose gradually. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details. Report any new or worsening symptoms right away. Tell your doctor if you do not get better or if you get worse.

  • Solu-Cortef Precautions

    Before using hydrocortisone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. Solu-Cortef may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using Solu-Cortef, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history,bleeding problems, blood clots, bone loss (osteoporosis), diabetes, certain eye diseases (such as cataracts, glaucoma, herpes infection of the eye), heart problems (such as heart failure, recent heart attack), high blood pressure, current/past infections (such as those caused by fungus, herpes, tuberculosis, threadworm), kidney disease, liver disease, mental/mood conditions (such as psychosis, anxiety, depression), stomach/intestinal problems (such as diverticulitis, ulcer, ulcerative colitis), seizures, thyroid problems, mineral imbalance (such as low levels of potassium or calcium in the blood). Solu-Cortef may make you dizzy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you more dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana (cannabis). This medicine may cause stomach bleeding. Daily use of alcohol while using this medicine may increase your risk for stomach bleeding. Limit alcoholic beverages. Using corticosteroid medications for a long time can make it more difficult for your body to respond to physical stress. Before having surgery or emergency treatment, or if you get a serious illness/injury, tell your doctor or dentist that you are using Solu-Cortef or have used Solu-Cortef within the past 12 months. Tell your doctor right away if you develop unusual/extreme tiredness or weight loss. If you will be using Solu-Cortef for a long time, carry a warning card or medical ID bracelet that identifies your use of Solu-Cortef. Solu-Cortef may mask signs of infection. It can make you more likely to get infections or may worsen any current infections. Avoid contact with people who have infections that may spread to others (such as chickenpox, measles, flu). Consult your doctor if you have been exposed to an infection or for more details. Do not have immunizations, vaccinations, or skin tests without the consent of your doctor. Avoid contact with people who have recently received live vaccines (such as flu vaccine inhaled through the nose). Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of Solu-Cortef, especially osteoporosis. Solu-Cortef may slow down a child's growth if used for a long time. Consult the doctor or pharmacist for more details. See the doctor regularly so your child's height and growth can be checked. During pregnancy, Solu-Cortef should be used only when clearly needed. It may rarely harm an unborn baby. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Infants born to mothers who use Solu-Cortef for a long time may have hormone problems. Tell your doctor right away if you notice symptoms such as nausea/vomiting that doesn't stop, severe diarrhea, or weakness in your newborn. Solu-Cortef passes into breast milk but is unlikely to harm a nursing infant. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Solu-Cortef Misdose

    For the best possible benefit, it is important to receive each scheduled dose of Solu-Cortef as directed. If you miss a dose of Solu-Cortef, contact your doctor or pharmacist right away to establish a new dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.

  • Solu-Cortef Interactions

    Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (such as prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval.aldesleukin, mifepristone, other drugs that can cause bleeding/bruising (such as antiplatelet drugs like clopidogrel, NSAIDs like ibuprofen/naproxen, "blood thinners" like warfarin/dabigatran). Aspirin can increase the risk of bleeding when used with Solu-Cortef. However, if your doctor has directed you to take low-dose aspirin for heart attack or stroke prevention (usually at dosages of 81-325 milligrams a day), you should continue taking it unless your doctor instructs you otherwise. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details. Solu-Cortef may interfere with certain lab tests (such as skin tests), possibly causing false test results. Make sure lab personnel and all your doctors know you use Solu-Cortef.

  • Solu-Cortef Side Effects

    Stomach upset, headache, dizziness, trouble sleeping, appetite changes, menstrual period changes, acne, or pain/redness/swelling at the injection site may occur. If any of these effects last or get worse, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. Remember that your doctor has prescribed Solu-Cortef because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using Solu-Cortef do not have serious side effects. Solu-Cortef may raise your blood pressure. Check your blood pressure regularly and tell your doctor if the results are high. Solu-Cortef may make your blood sugar rise, which can cause or worsen diabetes. Tell your doctor right away if you have symptoms of high blood sugar such as increased thirst/urination. If you already have diabetes, check your blood sugar regularly as directed and share the results with your doctor. Your doctor may need to adjust your diabetes medication, exercise program, or diet. Solu-Cortef may lower your ability to fight infections. This may make you more likely to get a serious (rarely fatal) infection or make any infection you have worse. Tell your doctor right away if you have any signs of infection (such as sore throat that doesn't go away, fever, chills, cough). Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects,weakness, puffy face, muscle pain/cramps, unusual weight gain, slow wound healing, thinning skin, bone/joint pain, mental/mood changes (such as depression, mood swings, agitation), easy bruising/bleeding, vision problems, swelling ankles/feet/hands, fast/slow/irregular heartbeat, unusual hair/skin growth. Get medical help right away if you have any very serious side effects,severe stomach/abdominal pain, black/bloody stools, vomit that looks like coffee grounds, seizures. A very serious allergic reaction to Solu-Cortef is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction,rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www.fda.gov/medwatch. In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.

    List of Solu-Cortef side effects
  • Solu-Cortef Storage

    Store the vials at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. After the medication is mixed in solution in the vial, the drug may be kept at room temperature for up to 72 hours if protected from light. Consult your pharmacist for details. Discard any unused liquid. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard Solu-Cortef when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

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