Cortenema is a prescription medication that is used to treat hemorrhoids and other conditions involving inflammation of the rectum or anus. Cortenema may also be used alongside other medications to treat inflammatory conditions of the lower intestines such as ulcerative colitis. Cortenema is a steroid medication containing hydrocortisone that works by reducing inflammation.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Cortenema include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of hydrocortisone:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Cortenema?
If you miss a dose of Cortenema, you should use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Cortenema?
Cortenema is available in a strength of 60ml.