Hydrocortisone tablets (100 Tabs)

Hydrocortisone tablets (100 Tabs)

Hydrocortisone Tablets are a replacement therapy to provide corticosteroid when your adrenal glands are not producing enough naturally (adrenal insufficiency or AddisonŠ—Ès disease). Doctors may also prescribe Hydrocortisone Tablets for severe allergies, arthritis, asthma, multiple sclerosis and skin conditions.

Hydrocortisone belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It works by reducing the bodys response to inflammation and immune stimulation. This can be helpful at neutralising disease in a wide range of disorders.

Hydrocortisone Tablets available:
Hydrocortisone Tablets 5mg (100 Tabs)
Hydrocortisone Tablets 20mg (100 Tabs)

Active Ingredients:
Hydrocortisone is a synthetic corticosteroid hormone with actions similar to cortisol produced by the adrenal glands that is used to treat various conditions related to allergy and inflammation.

Maize cornflour
Magnesium stearate


Consult your doctor for you individual dosage information.
Swallow tablets whole with a glass of water
Take with food


Side effects may include:
Altered vision
Frequent urination
Increased thirst
Muscle or bone aches and pains
Mood changes
Sleep disturbances
Weight gain
Thinning of skin
Stomach upset

Do not use Hydrocortisone Tablets if you:

Are allergic to any of the ingredients
Are pregnant or breastfeeding
Have thyroid, stomach, heart, kidney or liver problems, high blood pressure, mood disorders, epilepsy, diabetes, glaucoma, osteoporosis.

Are due to receive a vaccination with a live virus vaccine

Consult your doctor before taking Hydrocortisone Tablets if you are taking other medication.