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Hydrocortisone

Indications
  • Acute asthma attack
  • arthritis
  • colitis
  • bronchitis
  • certain skin rashes
  • allergic or inflammatory conditions of the nose and eyes
Administration/Absorption

Distribution

Mechanism
  • Potent antiinflammatory
  • increase blood sugar through gluconeogenesis
  • suppress the immune system
  • aid in fat, protein, and carbohydrate metabolism
  • decreases bone formation
Excretion

Side effects

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