Active ingredients: hydrocortisone
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 6 May 1992: Hydrocortisone is indicated for replacement therapy in Addison's disease or chronic adrenocortical insufficiency secondary to hypopituitarism.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Round, biconvex, white tablet marked "H/4" on one side, "G" on reverse.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient hydrocortisone
This medicine is generally considered safe during pregnancy if taken as directed. During pregnancy, you should discuss your medicine use with your doctor or pharmacist.
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