Florinef is used for treating adrenocortical insufficiency in Addison disease and then for treating salt-losing adrenogenital syndrome. Florinef can be a corticosteroid. It works by inducing the kidneys to retain sodium and serving as a replacement for cortisone if the body will not produce enough.
Use Florinef as directed from your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any queries maybe you have about how exactly to make use of Florinef.
Store Florinef at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store far from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Do not store inside bathroom. Keep Florinef out of your reach of kids and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Fludrocortisone.
All medicines may cause negative effects, however, many people have no, or minor, unwanted effects.
Check with your medical professional if these most frequent negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Difficulty sleeping; dizziness or lightheadedness; headache; increased appetite; increased sweating; indigestion; nervousness.
Seek medical help right away if any of these severe negative effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness in the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); black, tarry stools; alterations in menstrual periods; chest pain; eye pain or increased pressure inside eye; fever, chills, or sore throat; joint or bone pain; mood or mental changes (eg, depression); muscle pain or weakness; seizures; severe or persistent headache; severe or persistent nausea or vomiting; stomach pain or bloating; swelling of feet or legs; trouble sleeping; unusual fat gain or loss; vision changes; vomiting material that looks like coffee grounds.
This is not an entire list of all negative effects that may occur. If you have questions about negative effects, contact your doctor.
Do NOT use Florinef if:
Contact your doctor or doctor straight away if all of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Florinef. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist in case you have any health conditions, particularly if any of the following connect with you:
Some medicines may talk with Florinef. Tell your doctor if you are taking another medicines, especially any in the following:
This might not be a whole list of all interactions that will occur. Ask your health care provider if Florinef may communicate with other medicines that you simply take. Check with your doctor before you begin, stop, or affect the dose from a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days