How long does the effect of KENACORT last?

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How long does the effect of KENACORT last?

How long does the effect of KENACORT last?

KENACORT has a long duration of action which can be permanent or prolonged over a period of several weeks. Naturally derived glucocorticoids (hydrocortisone), which also cause salt retention, are used as replacement therapy in states of adrenocortical insufficiency.

How much does KENACORT 40 mg cost?

€ 5,83 Indicative price KENACORT can also be administered intra-articularly or intra-borsally.

How to use KENACORT?

Local administration Then proceed with intra-articular administration according to the technical standards prescribed for injections in the joint cavity. With intra-articular or intra-borsal administration of KENACORT, the use of a local anesthetic may often be appropriate.

How long does the effect of a cortisone shot last?

Cortisone can reduce inflammation and the resulting pain for a few days or weeks. If inflammation is the only one responsible for the pain (much less often than we think) then cortisone can have an effect that lasts up to a few months.

How to dilute Kenacort?

Kenacort-A 10 / A 40 is diluted directly before use with physiological saline solution and distributed like a fan in the area of ​​greatest pain. Large deposits should be avoided.

What are cortisone injections used for?

Cortisones are anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive drugs, with a structure similar to endogenous corticosteroids. Cortisone is a hormone used against all types of body inflammation and is used to reduce swelling, redness, itching and allergic reactions.
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