Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg
hydrocortisone sodium succinate
250 mg
Pack Size:
10 x 2ml vial(s)
Pfizer Inc.
*Maximum: 90-day supply  Maximum 90-day supply
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What is Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg?

The generic name of the medicinal ingredient is hydrocortisone sodium succinate, which belongs to a class of drugs called corticosteroids.

Why do doctors prescribe Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg?

This medication reduces inflammation and swelling which is present in many conditions. Solu-Cortef can be used to treat the symptoms of certain blood diseases, breathing problems and severe allergies. Another reason your doctor may have prescribed this medication is because of a condition known as Addison’s disease, where there is an insufficient production of a certain type of hormone. It can also be prescribed for situations where the medicine cannot be taken orally and needs to be administered quickly.

How Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg works

Solu-Cortef acts similarly to a natural hormone found in the body which is responsible for moderating the body’s natural immune response and corresponding inflammatory symptoms.

How and when to take Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg

This version of Solu-Cortef is taken subcutaneously. The contents in the two compartments of the Act-O-Vial need to be mixed by pushing the sterile water into the lower section which contains the white powder. Then gently shake the solution. Withdraw the dose by turning the vial upside down and inserting the needle. Your doctor will tell you where the injection site should be and how much medicine you should take for your particular condition.

Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg side effects

Some of the side effects below may occur with Solu-Cortef:

  • blood clots
  • high and low blood pressure
  • rash
  • severe allergic reaction
  • heart failure
  • weight gain
  • headache
  • cataracts
  • mood swings

These may not be all the side effects of Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg.

Contraindications of Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg

Do not use this medication if you have:

  • low platelet count
  • chickenpox or smallpox
  • had an allergic reaction to hydrocortisone or any other steroid medicine or any of the ingredients in Solu-Cortef
  • a fungal infection or any untreated infection
  • herpes simplex of the eye
  • received a type of vaccine called a live or live attenuated vaccine

Precautions when taking Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg

It is important to tell your doctor if you have been in contact with people who have had measles or chickenpox. Talk to your doctor before taking Solu-Cortef if:

  • you have high blood pressure
  • you have liver disease such as cirrhosis
  • you have certain mental or mood conditions (such as depression)
  • have had an infection (such as herpes simplex, chicken pox, tuberculosis
  • you have brittle bone (osteoporosis)
  • you have or have had stomach or gut problems (ulcer, ulcerative colitis)
  • you have low potassium or calcium
  • you have a weak immune response
  • you have thyroid problem you have muscle pain or weakness
  • you have skin cancer, or a tumor of the adrenal glands
  • you have certain eye disease such as glaucoma, cataracts, herpes infection or any problems with the retina
  • you have Cushing’s disease (caused by an excess of cortisol hormone)
  • you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant
  • you are breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed
  • you have heart problems such as heart failure
  • you have kidney disease
  • you have diabetes
  • you have or have had seizures (convulsions) or other neurological problems

How to store Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg

If you have mixed the two components, throw away any solution that you have not used after three days. Whether the medication is mixed or still in separate chambers, store at room temperature (15°C to 30°C) and away from any light. Keep out of the reach of children.

Where can I buy Solu-Cortef Act-O-Vial 250mg

If your doctor has prescribed Solu-Cortef for management of inflammation, you can order your medicine online at YouDrugstore. We are an online Canadian pharmacy offering this medication at the same price that Canadians pay. Before you can buy Solu-Cortef, all you have to do is provide us with your prescription so that our professional team of health care specialists can review your order. After careful examination of your order, we will ship your Solu-Cortef to you at a discount shipping rate. YouDrugstore also offers free shipping on any order over $100. If you have any questions, our helpful staff will be happy to assist you.

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