Floricot (Fludrocortisone) - 100mcg (10 Tablets)

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  • General Info
  • How To Use
  • Dosage
  • Side effects
  • Precautions

Brand Name : Floricot

Generic Name: Fludrocortisone Acetate |

Manufacturer : Samarth Life Sciences

About Floricot: Floricot (Fludrocortisone)is a medicinal corticosteroid which is used to treat people with low natural steroid levels in the body. The drug works exactly like body steroids by reducing the excessive loss of sodium hence reinstating blood pressure in the body. The drug is used in treating diseases such as Addison’s disease, chronic postural hypotension, adrenocortical insufficiency, salt-losing adrogenital syndrome and other conditions that allow the loss of excess salt in urine. Fludrocortisone is the active ingredient in the drug which works by restoring corticosteroid imbalances observed in the body. The drug also plays a part in regulating salt and water amount in the bloodstream thereby moderating blood pressure.

How to use Floricot

Floricot (Fludrocortisone) is bought in the form of tablets and is taken orally. Normally, the drug is taken once daily before or after meals. However, patients should follow the doctor’s prescription in case they have a specific kind of infection. The drug can be used to relieve symptoms and also in treating conditions thus the reason for including a professional in administering. Patients should avoid discontinuing the prescription without the doctor’s consent since it may cause an irregular treatment program which may persist illness.

Floricot Dosage

Normally, a dosage of one tablet in a day is recommended for adults. They should, however, consult a doctor if there are any special conditions in question. In the event of an overdose, individuals should contact a doctor as soon as possible to advise on the suitable course of action to take. If patients miss a dose, they should take it as soon as they remember to prevent disrupting the prescription. If a lot of time has passed and the next dose is near, the patient can miss the dose to avoid overdosing.

Floricot Side Effects

Administering Floricot (Fludrocortisone) tablets may cause some side effects. Although these side effects don’t occur in severity, patients are asked to consult a doctor if they feel the effects persist. They include the following; increased hair growth, upset stomach, headaches or feeling lightheaded, bouts of anxiety and depression, sleeping difficulties, weight gain, and acne.

Floricot Precautions

This drug is not fit for all patients. Breastfeeding and pregnant women are advised to consult a physician to assure if the drug is okay to use in their condition. Using this medication can also cause false results in other drug tests. Individuals should inform the doctor prior to taking these drug tests to prevent inaccurate results. Allergic reactions should be reported immediately to a doctor to avoid any unwanted side effects. Symptoms of allergic reactions include; difficulty in breathing, hives, rashes on the skin and swelling. Since the drug affects the levels of sodium in the body, the doctor might provide certain dietary recommendations to be followed. Patients should see a doctor to advise on the do’s and don’ts associated with patients under corticosteroid medication.