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Which corticosteroid to prescribe?

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Prednisone less than 20 mg / day. Inj hydrocortisone iv slowly in pregnant women but ante natel care and side effects of medicine is there like pre term , low body wt. baby , preeclampsia, defect in baby because medicine cross placental barrier there fore proper evaluation is must. Presently WHO restricted to use.

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Great updated knowledge sharing ..iv slow hydrocortisone or oral Predinisole is safe in pregnancy.

But no longer use
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YES DR... AGREE. WITH. YOU... I. HAVE. ALREADY OPTED. FOR HYDROCORTISONE ...I/ V....IN. THIS. QUERY

Methylprednisolone...is advantageous

Thanks ji Our Respected Doctor Saheb
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In the rheumatic case prednisolon and its derivatives are effectiv and in pulmonary case the betamethasone is prominent and in longer weakness specialy over fifty the nandrolones are effectiv so there are different use of differe nt type of corticosterides depend on case

Prednisolone can prescribe in moderate to sever cases

Thank you Doctors for your respected Input and associated Opinions.

Hydrocortisone, Dr, Ashok Agrawal

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