Which medications in the drug class Synthetic Adrenocortical Steroids are used in the treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019
  • Author: Dianna Quan, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Synthetic Adrenocortical Steroids

Florinef is used in severely symptomatic orthostatic hypotension. Use if salt tablets and pressure stockings fail to alleviate hypotension.

Fludrocortisone acetate (Florinef)

Used to increase standing blood pressure. Acts to increase sodium retention and expand plasma volume.


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