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Chemical Name: Hydrocortisone 100mg/60ml

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  Product Manufacturer Country Dosage Quantity Price($USD)    
Cortenema  Axcan Pharma Canada 100 mg/60 ml/7 enemas 1 $79.99

Cortenema Information:

This medication is used to treat diseases caused by inflammation of the colon and rectum such as certain types of ulcerative colitis, ulcerative proctitis, regional enteritis with left side involvement, proctitis, proctocolitis, and proctitis caused by radiation. It is usually used in combination with other medications. It works within the colon and rectum to decrease inflammation.

Cortenema Side Effects:

Pain/discomfort in the rectal area, headache, dizziness, menstrual period changes (e.g., delayed/irregular/absent periods), trouble sleeping, increased sweating, acne, increased appetite, or unusual weight gain may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

Cortenema Directions:

Use this drug in the rectum, usually once daily in the evening or as directed by your doctor. The dosage and duration of therapy are based on your medical condition and response to therapy.

For best results, use after a bowel movement. Unwrap the bottle and shake well. Lie on your left side with the left knee bent toward the chest. Gently insert the nozzle into the rectum. Gently but firmly squeeze the bottle so that all of the drug flows into the rectum. Continue lying on your left side for at least 30 minutes. Keep the medicine in your rectum for at least one hour and overnight if possible.

Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. It may take 3-5 days to notice improvement of your symptoms.

Do not use more of this product, use it more often, or keep using it for longer than prescribed by your doctor. If you have been using this medication for a long time, do not suddenly stop it without your doctor's approval. Some conditions may become worse when this drug is suddenly stopped. Your dose may need to be gradually decreased to reduce symptoms such as extreme tiredness, weakness, weight loss, or nausea.

Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens after 2 weeks of treatment.

All prices are in US dollars.

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