Cortisone

In the US, Cortisone (hydrocortisone topical) is a member of the drug class glucocorticoids and is used to treat Adrenal Insufficiency, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Berylliosis, Bursitis, Chorioditis, Chorioretinitis, Conjunctivitis, Dermatomyositis, Epicondylitis - Tennis Elbow, Erythroblastopenia, Gouty Arthritis, Hemolytic Anemia, Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Iridocyclitis, Iritis, Keratitis, Loeffler's Syndrome, Lymphoma, Nephrotic Syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sarcoidosis, Shock, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Uveitis.

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Ingredient matches for Cortisone

Cortisone

Cortisone (BAN, DCF, DCIT) is known as Cortisone in the US.

Hydrocortisone

Hydrocortisone 21-acetate (a derivative of Hydrocortisone) is reported as an ingredient of Cortisone in the following countries:

  • Ethiopia

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana

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