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Floricot 100mcg Tablet
Floricot 100mcg Tablet
Floricot 100mcg Tablet
Floricot 100mcg Tablet

Floricot 100mcg Tablet

10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Floricot 100 MCG Description

Floricot 100 mcg tablet is a steroid medicine containing Fludrocortisone as its main component. It is used to treat a condition called Addison’s disease, in which the adrenal glands do not produce su

fficient hormones. It is also used in salt-losing adrenogenital syndrome (a disease that limits the hormone production of the adrenal gland). Take Floricot 100 mcg tablet exactly as told by your doctor. Do not suddenly stop taking this tablet without consulting your doctor as it may worsen your condition.


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ContainsFludrocortisone(100.0 Mcg)
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Uses of Floricot 100 MCG

Floricot 100 mcg tablet is used for the treatment of Addison’s disease (a disease in which the adrenal glands do not produce sufficient hormones) and salt-losing adrenogenital syndrome (an inherited m...
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Contraindications of Floricot 100 MCG

  • If you are allergic to Fludrocortisone or any other ingredients of Floricot 100 mcg tablet.
  • If you have an infection and are not on any medications for treating the same.

Side effects of Floricot 100 MCG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Increased sweating or swelling
  • Weight gain
  • Sleep problems
  • Muscle weakness
  • Altered mood or behavioural changes
  • Thinning of bones
  • Prolonged treatment may cause retard growth in children (uncommon)
  • Blurred vision (uncommon)

Precautions and Warnings of Floricot 100 MCG



Can I take Floricot 100 mcg tablet during pregnancy?
You should consult your doctor before using Floricot 100 mcg tablet during pregnancy, as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Floricot 100 mcg tablet while breastfeeding?
Fludrocortisone passes into breastmilk. If prescribed, be cautious while using Floricot 100 mcg tablet while breastfeeding.


Can I drive if I have consumed Floricot 100 mcg tablet?
There is limited information about the effects of Floricot 100 mcg tablet on driving. However, if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Floricot 100 mcg tablet?
There is no known interaction with alcohol and Floricot 100 mcg tablet. It is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have an underactive thyroid gland.
  • You have heart, liver or kidney diseases.
  • You have a condition of muscle weakness.
  • You have diabetes, tuberculosis, cancer or fits.
  • You have osteoporosis (bones becoming weak).
  • You or your family members had or have glaucoma.
  • You are suffering from any mental health problems.
  • You have problems with your stomach or intestine.
  • You have any eye problems like blurred vision, etc.
  • You are below 18 years of age or above 65 years old.
  • You had or are scheduled to have an intestinal surgery.
  • You have suffered muscle damage caused by steroid treatment.
  • You have heart problems like high blood pressure or heart failure.
  • You have any type of infection (like bacterial, viral or fungal) that has not been treated.
  • You recently had chickenpox, shingles, measles, etc or have been in contact with a person who has it.

Mode of Action of Floricot 100 MCG

How Does It Work?

Fludrocortisone in Floricot 100 mcg tablet works by reducing the amount of sodium and other fluids present in your body. It helps in maintaining a balance of water and minerals in the body.

Directions for Use of Floricot 100 MCG

Take Floricot 100 mcg tablet exactly as directed by the doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew the medicine. It is essential to take it regularly and at a fixed ti...
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Interactions of Floricot 100 MCG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Floricot 100 mcg tablet may interact with other medicines. Discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, inform your doctor if you have a p...
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  • Concomitant use of Floricot 100 mcg tablet along with Ketoconazole (used to treat fungal infections) may cause increased side effects.
  • Use of NSAIDs or pain killers like aspirin, ibuprofen, etc or blood thinners like warfarin can increase the risk of bleeding and ulcers.
  • This tablet should be used cautiously along with blood pressure lowering medicines, anti-TB medicines, antidiabetic medicines.
  • Concomitant use along with muscle relaxants like atracurium, Nimbex, etc may alter the effects of this tablet.
  • Certain oral contraceptives and hormone replacement therapy (medicines containing oestrogen) should be used cautiously along with Floricot 100 mcg tablet.
  • Other medicines like Amphotericin B injection, furosemide, Albuterol, Digitalis glycosides, phenytoin, primidone, rifabutin, rifampicin should be used with caution along with Floricot 100 mcg tablet.
  • Consult your doctor if you are scheduled to have any vaccination while on treatment or immediately after discontinuing Floricot 100 mcg tablet.

Storage and disposal of Floricot 100 MCG

Floricot 100 mcg tablets should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat. Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.

Dosage of Floricot 100 MCG


Symptoms of overdose may be muscle weakness, a remarkable increase in weight, high blood pressure, fluid retention in the body, low potassium. Seek medical attention in case you have consumed too much...
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Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose of Floricot 100 mcg tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed one. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for...
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Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What does Floricot 100 mcg tablet contain?

A: Floricot 100 mcg tablet contains Fludrocortisone as its main component.

Q: Is Floricot 100 mcg tablet a steroid medicine?

A: Yes, Floricot 100 mcg tablet contains Fludrocortisone, which is a steroid.

Q: How should I take Floricot 100 mcg tablet?

A: Take Floricot 100 mcg tablet with a glass of water. Swallow it whole. Do not break, cut or chew the medicine. It should be taken as directed by the doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking Floricot 100 mcg tablet if I feel my symptoms are gone?

A: No, you should not suddenly stop taking Floricot 100 mcg tablet until advised by the doctor, even if you feel your symptoms have disappeared. If you do so, you may not be completely cured and it may produce side effects as well.
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