What is cortisone?
Cortisone is a steroid medication used to treat inflammation produced by a variety of illnesses, including allergic reactions, skin issues, ulcerative colitis, arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, and breathing difficulties.
Cortisone can be used for a variety of other things that aren’t covered in this pharmaceutical guide.
Follow the directions on the package and on the label. Follow the instructions to the letter.
Before taking this medicine
If you are allergic to cortisone or have a fungal infection anyplace on your body, you should avoid using it.
TB; an eye herpes infection; or a parasitic infection that produces diarrhea (such as threadworms).
If you’ve ever had any of the following, tell your doctor.
cirrhosis or other liver disease; kidney disease; thyroid disease; osteoporosis; myasthenia gravis; glaucoma or cataracts; stomach ulcers, ulcerative colitis, or diverticulitis; depression or mental illness; congestive heart failure; or high blood pressure
How should I take cortisone?
Read all drug guides or instruction sheets and follow all guidelines on your prescription label. Your doctor may adjust your dose from time to time. Follow the medication’s instructions to the letter.
Due to surgery, illness, stress, fever, or infection, your dose requirements may fluctuate. Do not adjust your cortisone dosage or stop using it without consulting your doctor.
What should I avoid while taking cortisone?
Before getting a vaccine, see your doctor. While taking cortisone, the vaccine may not work as well.
Cortisone side effects
If you experience hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or neck, get immediate medical attention.
If you have any of the following symptoms, call your doctor right once.
Halos surrounding lights, impaired vision, ocular discomfort or redness;
Swelling, fast weight gain, and shortness of breath are among symptoms.
mood or behavior changes that are out of the ordinary;
sores on the skin;
unexpected pain in a bone or joint;
stomach bleeding—bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds; severe headaches, ringing in your ears, pain behind your eyes; stomach bleeding—bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds;
Low blood potassium—leg cramps, constipation, irregular heartbeats, fluttering in your chest, increased thirst or urination, numbness or tingling, muscle weakness, or a limp feeling—or pancreatitis—severe pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back, nausea, and vomiting; or low blood potassium—leg cramps, constipation, irregular heartbeats, fluttering in your chest, increased thirst or urination.
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