The active substance of Hydrocortisonum-SF is. Hydrocortisone belongs to a family of medicines called glucocorticoids. Glucocorticoids occur naturally in the body, helping it maintain its normal functions. Hydrocortisonum-SF reduces inflammation. It should be taken as advised by your doctor to obtain the intended effects of treatment.
Hydrocortisonum-SF is used to treat:
- adrenocortical dysfunction in patients with hydrocortisone deficiency (substitution treatment),
- before surgical procedures and in serious injuries or diseases in patients diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency or compromised uncertain adrenal reserve. Check with your doctor if you are not sure why Hydrocortisonum-SF has been prescribed for you.