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Cortimax 6mg, 12mg, 24mg, 30mg Tab
Composition: Each uncoated tablet containsDeflazacort 6 mg/12 mg/18 mg/24 mg/30 mg.

Indications: Rheumatoid arthritis, asthma.

Adverse events: Hypothalamo-pitutary adrenal axis suppression, carbohydrate intolerance, cushingoid faces, bone loss, muscle wasting, increased susceptibility to infections, steroid-induced psychosis, increased intraocular pressure, cataract, peptic ulceration, skin atropy, striae, fluid and electrolyte imbalance.

Contra-indications: Hypersensitivity to any component of the product, systemic infection, patients receiving live virus immunization.

Precautions: Use with caution in patients with Cardiac disease, Gastritis, Diabetes mellitus, Osteoporosis, Epilepsy, Pregnancy.

Dosage and administration:
Adult: For acute disorders, upto 120 mg/day deflazacort may need to be given initially; Maintenance doses 3 - 18 mg/day. 
Pediatric: 0.25 - 1.5 mg/kg/day.
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