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Cortisone

A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Level of cortisol: A cortisol test is done to measure the level of the hormone cortisol in the blood. The cortisol level may show problems with the adrenal glands or pit ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Cortisone: Usually not but are you on the right dose and what are you trying to treat Dr.?
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
50 years experience Dermatology
Worsen it: Hc is for controlling inflammation. It may make infection worsen. Syphilis is a bacterial infection.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hormone: A steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex that regulates carbohydrate metabolism and maintains blood pressure. A preparation of this hormone o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Adrenal function..: The adrenal glands--tiny glands sitting on top of your kidneys--produce the glucocorticoids, (so we call "coritisone"). If there is suspicion that you ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Explanation : To give you professional answer we need to know exactly what medicine you having in mind: external cream or internal steroids, how doses of this med ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Odd post: The human body makes the equivalent of hydrocortizone every day as a stress hormone. As such you cannot be allergic to it. If anything the various the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Around 24 hours: Depends also on other medicines you are on, your general condition, and type of cortisone preparation used
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many factors: 1-cushings syndrome a metabolic disorder caused by overproduction of corticosteroid hormones by the adrenal cortex and often involving obesity and hi ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: And call the doctor and let them know it is worse.

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