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A female asked:

Is there always a rebound affect after stopping hydrocortisone?

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Dr. Richard Williams
Pharmacy 19 years experience
Depends on how long: The issue of corticosteroid "reboun" is an issue of how high the dose and for how long. A short coruse of Hydrocortisone should not have any problems.Long term therapy should be tappered to prevent any adverse reactions.Check with your physician before doing anything.
Last updated Jun 25, 2014

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