Cortef side effects by duration, gender and age - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data
Side effects are reported by people who take Cortef. Common side effects include abdominal discomfort among females, and abdominal pain among males.
The phase IV clinical study is created by eHealthMe based on 3,869 reports from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.
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3,869 people who take Cortef and have side effects are studied.
What is Cortef?
Cortef has active ingredients of hydrocortisone. It is used in addison's disease. Currently, eHealthMe is studying from 3,988 Cortef users.
Number of Cortef reports submitted per year:
Cortef side effects by time on the drug *:
Cortef side effects by gender *:
Cortef side effects by age *:
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
Do you take Cortef?Personalize this study to your gender and age
How to use the study?
You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
How the study uses the data?
The study is based on hydrocortisone (the active ingredients of Cortef) and Cortef (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered.
Alternative drugs to, pros and cons of Cortef:
- Cortef (3,988 reports)
Common Cortef side effects:
- Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 586 reports
- Headache (pain in head): 381 reports
- Pain: 376 reports
- Diarrhea: 316 reports
- High blood pressure: 307 reports
- Breathing difficulty: 305 reports
- Weakness: 303 reports
All Cortef side effects from A to Z:a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Who is eHealthMe?
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