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A 29-year-old male asked:

Dear sir, what is the main functions of injection hydrocortisone?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 30 years experience
Hydrocortisone: Hydrocortisone is a steroid anti-inflammatory. It is used to treat inflammation or swelling of something.
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