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Hisone 5 Tablet

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Product introduction

Hisone 5 Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It is used to treat a variety of skin disorders and allergic conditions. It works by inhibiting the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Hisone 5 Tablet is best taken with food. This will prevent you from getting an upset stomach. You need to take it regularly to get the maximum benefit of the medicine. Do not stop taking this medicine without speaking to your doctor as it may worsen your symptoms.

This medicine is generally safe with little or no side effects. However, it may cause dizziness, headaches, swollen ankles, and weakness in some people. If you experience any of these side effects and they bother you, you should let your doctor know.

Taking medicine can also make it harder for your body to fight off infections. Tell your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat. Also before taking this medicine, you should let your doctor know all the other medicines you are taking. It is important for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers to ask the advice of their doctors before taking this medicine.


Uses of Hisone Tablet

  • Treatment of Skin disorders

Benefits of Hisone Tablet

In Treatment of Skin disorders

Hisone 5 Tablet prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. It can be used to treat a great many different inflammatory and allergic conditions of the skin such as eczema, atopic dermatitis and psoriasis. It works by lowering your immune system’s response to these conditions thereby reducing symptoms such as swelling, pain, itching and other allergic-type reactions.

Side effects of Hisone Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Hisone

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Ankle swelling
  • Weakness

How to use Hisone Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Hisone 5 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Hisone Tablet works

Hisone 5 Tablet is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Safety advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Hisone 5 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Hisone 5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Hisone 5 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
CAUTION
Hisone 5 Tablet may cause dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
None stated
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Hisone 5 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Hisone 5 Tablet is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Hisone 5 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Hisone Tablet?

If you missed a does of Hisone 5 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. But do not double the dose.

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No substitutes found for this medicine

Quick tips

  • Hisone 5 Tablet helps treat inflammation, severe allergies, flare-ups of ongoing illnesses, and many other medical problems that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.
  • Do not use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Hisone 5 Tablet can make it harder for you to fight off infections. Notify your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat.
  • Do not stop taking Hisone 5 Tablet suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may worsen your symptoms.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Glucocorticoids
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
RESPIRATORY

Interaction with drugs

Taking Hisone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Brand(s): Amphocil
Serious

Patient concerns

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Sir, I am facing a weakness to walk like stiffness. I can walk properly. I am a adrenoleukodestrophy patient taking hisone tablets.
Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
Please refer to a Endocrinologist for the sameTake Cap Nurokind-Gold twice daily for 5 days
Treatment of skin disorders. Black patches in whole body since birth.
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
kindly post pictures of the problem and names of the Medicines u've usedgive a detailed history of the onset progression of the problem
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FAQs

Q. What is Hisone 5 Tablet used for?

Hisone 5 Tablet has anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressant properties. It is used to treat conditions like allergic conditions, anaphylaxis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory skin diseases. It is also helpful in treating autoimmune diseases (these diseases happen when your body’s immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage) and certain eye disorders.

Q. How does Hisone 5 Tablet work?

Hisone 5 Tablet works by reducing the inflammation which helps in treating many illnesses caused due to active inflammation. In addition to that, it stops the autoimmune reactions which occur when your body's immune system attacks the body itself and causes damage.

Q. Is Hisone 5 Tablet effective?

Hisone 5 Tablet is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Hisone 5 Tablet too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Q. When will I feel better after taking Hisone 5 Tablet?

Hisone 5 Tablet effectively treats pain and inflammation. However, its effect may vary from person to person, depending on the condition you are being treated for and also your body weight. Your doctor will prescribe you Hisone 5 Tablet in the dose that suits your requirement. Do not alter your dose thinking that a higher dose will provide faster relief. Rather, you may end up having undesirable side effects. Be patient, and follow your doctor’s instructions regarding the use of Hisone 5 Tablet. Consult your doctor if you do not see improvement in your condition even after completing the full course of treatment.

Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Hisone 5 Tablet?

If you forget a dose of Hisone 5 Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose on the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.

Q. Is Hisone 5 Tablet safe?

Hisone 5 Tablet is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

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