Consequences of Cessation of Fludrocortisone Intake Abruptly

Cessation of Fludrocortisone

Healthcare professionals should guide the tapering off of glucocorticoids, such as fludrocortisone, as abrupt discontinuation can lead to adrenal insufficiency and other complications. The tapering process involves gradually reducing the dosage to allow the body’s adrenal glands to resume their natural cortisol production. The rate of tapering depends on the individual’s response and the underlying […]