If you will be using this medication for a long time, carry a warning card or medical ID bracelet that identifies your use of this medication.
Do not have immunizations, vaccinations, or skin tests without the consent of your doctor.
In some cases, remission may take up to 2 or 3 months. Lie on your left side with your right knee bent toward the chest. Gently but firmly squeeze the bottle so that all of the drug flows into the rectum.
The dosage and length of treatment are based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Remain lying on your left side for at least 30 minutes.
Before using hydrocortisone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other corticosteroids (such as prednisone); or if you have any other allergies. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely.