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Hidrotex - Hidrotex is in a class of drugs called steroids. Hidrotex prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.

Hidrotex is used to treat many different conditions such as allergic disorders, skin conditions, ulcerative colitis, arthritis, lupus, psoriasis, or breathing disorders.

Hidrotex may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.

Pharmacology: Short-acting glucocorticoid that depresses formation, release, and activity of endogenous mediators of inflammation including prostaglandins, kinins, histamine, liposomal enzymes, and complement system. Also modifies body\'s immune response.

Indication: Treatment of primary or secondary adrenal cortex insufficiency, rheumatic disorders, collagen diseases, dermatologic diseases, allergic states, allergic and inflammatory ophthalmic processes, respiratory diseases, hematologic disorders (idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura), neoplastic diseases, edematous states (resulting from nephrotic syndrome), GI diseases (ulcerative colitis and sprue), multiple sclerosis, tuberculous meningitis, trichinosis with neurologic or myocardial involvement.

Intra-articular or soft tissue administration

Treatment of synovitis of osteoarthritis and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis, acute gouty arthritis, epicondylitis, acute nonspecific tenosynovitis, and post-traumatic osteoarthritis.

Intralesional administration

Treatment of keloids, lesions of lichen planus, psoriatic plaques, granuloma annulare, lichen simplex chronicus, discoid lupus erythematosus, necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, alopecia areata, and cystic tumors of aponeurosis or tendon.

Topical administration

Treatment of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, management of refractory lesions of psoriasis, and other deep-seated dermatoses; hygienic cleansing of irritated perianal and external vaginal areas.

Rectal administration

Relief of discomfort associated with hemorrhoids, perianal itching, or irritation.

Glucocorticosteroid. Inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Inhibits the activity of phospholipase A2 which leads to suppression of the synthesis of prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Suppresses the release of COX (mainly COX-2), which also helps to reduce production of prostaglandins.

Reduces the number of circulating lymphocytes (T-and B-cells), monocytes, eosinophils and basophils as a result of their displacement from the vascular bed to lymphoid tissue, suppresses the formation of antibodies.

Hidrotex suppresses the release of pituitary ACTH and beta-lipotropin but does not reduce the level of circulating beta-endorphin. Inhibits the secretion of TSH and FSH.

With direct application of the receptacles has a vasoconstrictor effect.

Hidrotex has a pronounced dose-dependent effect on the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. Stimulates gluconeogenesis, promotes the capture of amino acids by the liver and kidneys and increases the activity of enzymes of gluconeogenesis. In the liver of Hidrotex increases glycogen deposition by stimulating the activity of glycogen synthase and synthesis of glucose from the products of protein metabolism. Increased blood glucose activates the secretion of insulin.

Hidrotex suppresses the seizure of glucose by fat cells that leads to activation of lipolysis. However, due to increased secretion of insulin is stimulation of lipogenesis which leads to the accumulation of fat.

This medication has catabolic effect in lymphoid and connective tissue, muscle, adipose tissue, skin, bone tissue; to a lesser extent than the mineralocorticoid affects the processes of water and electrolyte metabolism: promotes the excretion of potassium ions and calcium, delay in the body of sodium and water. Osteoporosis and Itsenko-Cushing\'s syndrome are the main factors limiting the long-term therapy of GCS. As a result of catabolic actions may suppress growth in children.

In high doses Hidrotex may increase the excitability of brain tissue and contributes to lowering the threshold of convulsive readiness. It stimulates the excessive production of hydrochloric acid and pepsin in the stomach that promotes the development of peptic ulcers.

For systems use therapeutic activity of Hidrotex caused by anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, immunosuppressive and antiproliferative action. When external and local application the therapeutic activity of Hidrotex is due to anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic and antiexudative (due to vasoconstrictor effect) action. For anti-inflammatory activity this medicine is 4 times weaker than prednisolone, at mineralocorticoid activity is superior to other GCS.

Hidrotex is the most important human glucocorticoid. It is essential for life and regulates or supports a variety of important cardiovascular, metabolic, immunologic and homeostatic functions. Topical Hidrotex is used for its anti-inflammatory or immunosuppressive properties to treat inflammation due to corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. Glucocorticoids are a class of steroid hormones characterised by an ability to bind with the cortisol receptor and trigger a variety of important cardiovascular, metabolic, immunologic and homeostatic effects. Glucocorticoids are distinguished from mineralocorticoids and sex steroids by having different receptors, target cells, and effects. Technically, the term corticosteroid refers to both glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids, but is often used as a synonym for glucocorticoid. Glucocorticoids suppress cell-mediated immunity. They act by inhibiting genes that code for the cytokines IL-1, IL-2, IL-3, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-8 and TNF-alpha, the most important of which is the IL-2. Reduced cytokine production limits T cell proliferation. Glucocorticoids also suppress humoral immunity, causing B cells to express lower amounts of IL-2 and IL-2 receptors. This diminishes both B cell clonal expansion and antibody synthesis. The diminished amounts of IL-2 also leads to fewer T lymphocyte cells being activated.

Hidrotex is a topical steroid. It reduces the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling.

Hidrotex topical is used to treat inflammation of the skin caused by a number of conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, or psoriasis.

Hidrotex is similar to a hormone produced naturally by your body. Hidrotex is used as hormone replacement therapy to replace this natural hormone. Hidrotex is also used to relieve skin inflammation, allergic reactions and to treat some types of rheumatism, asthma, eye, intestinal or blood disorders. Hidrotex may also be used to treat other conditions as decided by your doctor. Hidrotex belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.

Oral Replacement therapy in adrenocortical insufficiency

Adult: 20-30 mg daily in 2 divided doses.

Child: 400-800 mcg/kg/day, in 2-3 divided doses. Intravenous As supplement in adrenal insufficiency during minor surgery under general anaesthesia

Adult: In patients taking >10 mg of prednisolone or its equivalent by mouth daily. 25-50 mg at induction. Resume with usual oral corticosteroid after surgery. Intravenous As supplement in adrenal insufficiency during moderate or major surgery

Adult: In patients taking >10 mg of prednisolone or its equivalent by mouth daily. Usual oral corticosteroid dose on the morning of the surgery followed by 25-50 mg at induction, then similar doses of Hidrotex tid for 24 hr after moderate surgery or 48-72 hr after major surgery. Resume oral therapy once injections are stopped. Intravenous Acute adrenocortical insufficiency

Adult: 100-500 mg 3-4 times/24 hr according to the severity of the condition and patient response. Fluids and electrolytes should be administered as needed to correct any metabolic disorder. Doses may also be given via IM inj but the response may be slower.

Child: <1 yr: 25 mg; 1-5 yr: 50 mg; 6-12 yr: 100 mg. Fluids and electrolytes should be administered as needed to correct any metabolic disorder. Doses may also be given via IM inj but the response may be slower. Injection Soft tissue inflammation

Adult: As Na phosphate or Na succinate esters: 100-200 mg as local inj. Intra-articular Joint inflammations

Adult: As acetate: 5-50 mg depending on size of affected joint. Topical/Cutaneous Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses

Adult: Apply a 0.1-2.5% cream/ointment/lotion onto affected area.

Hidrotex helps to relieve itch and minor skin irritations. It can also relieve symptoms caused by dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis. Hidrotex belongs to a group of medicines called steroids.

Indications:

Adult: PO Adrenocortical insufficiency 20-30 mg/day in 2 divided doses. IV Supplement in adrenal insufficiency during surgery under general anesth Patients taking >10 mg/day prednisolone or its equivalent by mouth: 25-50 mg at induction. Minor surgery: Resume usual oral dose after surgery; Moderate and major surgery: Administer usual oral corticosteroid dose on the morning of the surgery, then IV induction dose,continue w/ similar IV doses 3 times/day for 24 hr after moderate surgery or 48-72 hr after major surgery; resume usual oral dose after inj are stopped. Acute adrenocortical insufficiency 100-500 mg 3-4 times/24 hr depending on severity and response. Inj Soft-tissue inflammation As Na phosphate or Na succinate esters: 100-200 mg as local inj. Topical Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses As 0.1-2.5% oint/cream/lotion: Apply as directed. Intra-articular Joint inflammations As acetate: 5-50 mg depending on size of affected joint.

Oral Replacement therapy in adrenocortical insufficiency

Adult: 20-30 mg daily in 2 divided doses.

Child: 400-800 mcg/kg/day, in 2-3 divided doses. Intravenous As supplement in adrenal insufficiency during minor surgery under general anesth

Adult: In patients taking >10 mg of prednisolone or its equivalent by mouth daily. 25-50 mg at induction. Resume with usual oral corticosteroid after surgery. Intravenous As supplement in adrenal insufficiency during moderate or major surgery

Adult: In patients taking >10 mg of prednisolone or its equivalent by mouth daily. Usual oral corticosteroid dose on the morning of the surgery followed by 25-50 mg at induction, then similar doses of Hidrotex tid for 24 hr after moderate surgery or 48-72 hr after major surgery. Resume oral therapy once injections are stopped. Intravenous Emergency treatment for acute adrenocortical insufficiency caused by addisonian or post-adrenaloctomy crisis, abrupt withdrawal of corticosteroid therapy, adrenal insufficiency, anaphylaxis, acute severe asthma, shock

Adult: 100-500 mg 3-4 times/24 hr according to the severity of the condition and patient response.

Child: 6-12 yr: 100 mg; 1-5 yr: 50 mg; <1 yr: 25 mg. Topical/Cutaneous Skin disorders

Adult: Apply a 0.1-2.5% cream/ointment/lotion onto affected area. Intra-articular Joint inflammations

Adult: As acetate: 5-50 mg depending on size of affected joint. Injection Soft tissue inflammation

Adult: As Na phosphate or Na succinate esters: 100-200 mg as local inj.

Hidrotex Pharmafair is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Pharmafair inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Pharmetics is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Pharmetics inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex USL Pharmaceuticals is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex USL Pharmaceuticals inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Boots is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Boots inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Anabolic Laboratories is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Anabolic Laboratories inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Panray is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Panray inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Whiteworth Town is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Whiteworth Town inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Everylife is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Everylife inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Quad Pharmaceuticals is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Quad Pharmaceuticals inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Farmak is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Farmak inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Ferrante is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Ferrante inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Lannett is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Lannett inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Alpharma is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Alpharma inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Novopharm is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Novopharm inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Tatchempharmpreparaty is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Tatchempharmpreparaty inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Ambix Laboratories is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Ambix Laboratories inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex Stiefel Laboratories is a glucocorticosteroid. Hidrotex Stiefel Laboratories inhibits the function of leukocytes and tissue macrophages. The migration of leukocytes in the area of inflammation. Impair the capacity of macrophages to phagocytosis and the formation of interleukin-1. Contributes to the stabilization of lysosomal membranes, thereby reducing the concentration of proteolytic enzymes in the field of inflammation. Decreases capillary permeability due to histamine release. Inhibits activity of fibroblasts and collagen formation.

Hidrotex has a pronounced dose-dependent effect on the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats. Stimulates gluconeogenesis, promotes the capture of amino acids by the liver and kidneys and increases the activity of enzymes of gluconeogenesis. In the liver of Hidrotex increases glycogen deposition by stimulating the activity of glycogen

Indications: Replacement therapy: Adrenal insufficiency.

Adrenogenital syndrome.

Nonendocrine diseases: Rheumatoid arthirits.

Osteoarthritis, Acute gouty arthirits.

Collagen diseases e.

g.

systemic lupus erythematosus, polyarteritis nodosa, dermatomyositis, nephritic syndrome, glomerulonephritis and related diseases.

Severe allergic reactions e.

g.

anaphylaxis, angioneurotic edema, urticaria and serum sickness and related diseases.

Autoimmune diseases e.

g.

haemolytic anaemia, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, active chronic hepatitis and related diseases.

Other lung diseases e.

g.

pulmonary edema, accelerate lung maturation and surfactant production in the foetus and prevent respiratory distress syndrome at birth.

Infective diseases e.

g.

severe forms of tuberculosis, severe lepra reaction, certain forms of bacterial meningitis and Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia with hypoxia in AIDS patients along with proper antibiotic c

Active ingredients: Hydrocortisone
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