Medicine Overview of Cortipen Injection
Side effects of Cortipen Injection
Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Increased risk of infection, Bone degradation, Skin scar, Behavioural changes, Altered bone growth, Increased blood pressure, Muscle disorders, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract.
How to use Cortipen Injection
How Cortipen Injection works
In Depth Information on Cortipen Injection
Expert advice for Cortipen Injection
- if you are allergic to hydrocortisone or any of the other ingredients in this medicine.
- on broken or infected skin.
- on the face or near your eyes.
- on the anal or genital areas.
- if you are pregnant.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.