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cortisone

contraindications

Who should not take cortisone?

Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

Severe Mental Depression, Myasthenia Gravis, Increased Pressure in Eyes, Cataracts, Untreated Systemic Fungal Infection, High Blood Pressure, Infection caused by Bacteria, Chronic Heart Failure, Herpes Simplex Infection of the Eye, Inflammation of the Esophagus, Stomach Ulcer, Ulcer of the Duodenum, Ulcerated Colon, Diverticulitis, Infection caused by a Virus, Surgical Joining of Two Parts of the Intestine, Hardening of the Liver, Kidney Disease, Rupture of a Tendon, Osteoporosis, High Blood Sugar, Infection caused by a Protozoa Organism, Infection, Inactive Tuberculosis, Infection due to a Parasite, Underactive Thyroid, Diabetes, Infection caused by the Varicella Zoster Virus, Measles, High Cholesterol, Low Amount of Albumin Proteins in the Blood, Water Retention, Low Amount of Potassium in the Blood, Exposure to the Measles, Exposure to the Chickenpox, Mood Changes, Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & Reality, Mental Disturbance

Allergies:

CORTICOSTEROIDS (GLUCOCORTICOIDS)

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