Hydrocortisone Tablets belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids. It is used to treat a variety of diseases and conditions such as severe allergic reactions, allergic conditions, cancer, and skin and eye disorders.
Hydrocortisone Tablets 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.