Cortimax Suspension contains Deflazacort as its active ingredient. It is a corticosteroid. Cortimax Suspension is used to treat various disease conditions such as allergies, arthritis, eyes, blood, skin, asthma and post-transplant surgeries. This medicine acts by reducing inflammation (swelling) and by changing the way the immune system works. Take Cortimax Suspension at the same time every day as directed by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine abruptly, it may cause symptoms such as loss of appetite, an upset stomach, vomiting, drowsiness, confusion, headache, joint and muscle pain and weight loss. The dose of this medicine will be decreased gradually by your doctor to allow your body to adjust before stopping the drug completely. You may experience side effects such as weight gain, nausea, vomiting, mood changes while on this medicine. If these side effects bother you or stay persistent, reach out to your doctor or visit a nearby hospital or clinic....
Q: In the past, I had a blood clot problem. Is Cortimax Suspension safe to use?
A: Before you start taking Cortimax Suspension, you need to tell your doctor if you have any problem with your blood vessels like blood clots. The doctor may change the dose or may suggest an alternate for this medicine or monitor your blood reports more closely.
Q: Can I stop taking Cortimax Xl Bottle Of 60ml Suspension on my own as I feel that I have recovered?
No, you must not stop taking Cortimax Suspension on your own, even if you are feeling fine.
Please discuss with your doctor as he/she shall decrease your dose gradually over a few weeks.
Stopping the treatment abruptly can lead to severe consequences like high temperature, joint pain, itching, vomiting, headaches, dizziness, diarrhoea.
Q: Is Cortimax Suspension a steroid?
A: Yes, Cortimax Suspension is a steroid, used to treat various diseases and conditions such as asthma, allergies, arthritis, blood, eye, skin and many other conditions.