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Will fludrocortisone 0.1mg cause a lot of increased intracranial pressure? Just wondered.

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Dr. Vinod Lala
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: May or may not

Fludrocortisone is mineralocortcoid helps body to retain sodium. It depends why one is taking this drud, if one has salt retaining hormone deficiency like addison disease and is taking right dose then no side effects.
Excess of it can cause high blood pressure bu not increas intracranial pressure. This drug is also used for orthodtatic low blood pressure. In summary it can cause high blood press.

In brief: May or may not

Fludrocortisone is mineralocortcoid helps body to retain sodium. It depends why one is taking this drud, if one has salt retaining hormone deficiency like addison disease and is taking right dose then no side effects.
Excess of it can cause high blood pressure bu not increas intracranial pressure. This drug is also used for orthodtatic low blood pressure. In summary it can cause high blood press.
Dr. Vinod Lala
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Preesure

Yes it could cause increased intracranial pressure.

In brief: Preesure

Yes it could cause increased intracranial pressure.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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