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Sheehans syndrome, on wysolone, okay to switch to Defcort ?

my mom has been taking wysolone for last 23yrs due to her Sheehans syndrome , her doctor now changed Wysolone to Defcort as Defcort is shown to have less side effects. Is it okay?
Tue, 18 Jun 2013
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I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Yes, it is ok except the doses are more to be used.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Irshad H Naqvi
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Sheehans syndrome, on wysolone, okay to switch to Defcort ?

Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Yes, it is ok except the doses are more to be used. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Irshad H Naqvi