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Cortef Related Amnesia

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Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Back pain, Meningioma, Amnesia, Convulsion

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on May 8, 2013 @ 12:00 am

... person. Steroid psychosis for 3 weeks. Cleveland Clinic said the Doctor here in Louisville "had no right to give me this drug" He did not even do a Total Cortisol. Two test results normal and one s...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Amnesia, Convulsion

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on January 17, 2013 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: Seizures, Frontal lobe dysfunction, short term memory loss. Has devastated my life. Cleveland Clinic Doctor told me that Dr. Poorkay in Louisville Norton's Hospital Endocrino...

Druginformer Identified Side Effects: Back pain, Amnesia

Posted By Anonymous in askapatient.com on January 14, 2013 @ 12:00 am

Side Effects: As a result of taking Cortef which I should never have been prescribed as the doctor did not do all the tests required. I told him in the hospital I did not want to be on a steroid. He ...


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