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Who should not take Cortef?

Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


Brain Injury, Muscle Problems, Increased Pressure in the Eye, Wide-Angle Glaucoma, Cataracts, Broken Bone due to Disease or Illness, Malaria Affecting the Brain, Hyperammonemia associated with N-acetylglutamate synthase deficiency, Untreated Systemic Fungal Infection, High Blood Pressure, Chronic Heart Failure, Herpes Simplex Infection of the Eye, Ulcer from Stomach Acid, Diverticulitis, Surgical Joining of Two Parts of the Intestine, Hardening of the Liver, Kidney Disease, Osteoporosis, Decreased Calcification or Density of Bone, High Blood Sugar, Intestinal Infection caused by the Roundworm Strongyloides, Inactive Tuberculosis, Underactive Thyroid, Inherited Deficiency of Arginosuccinate Lyase, Inherited Deficiency of Carbamyl Phosphate Synthetase, Citrullinemia, Diabetes, Insufficiency of the Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland, Infection caused by the Varicella Zoster Virus, Measles, Ornithine Carbamoyltransferase Deficiency, Arginase Deficiency, Low Amount of Potassium in the Blood, Exposure to the Measles, Exposure to the Chickenpox, Mental Disorder with Loss of Normal Personality & Reality



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