Cortate is used in the treatment of many different conditions. Some of these conditions include: severe allergic reactions such as reactions to drugs, severe asthma, severe itchy skin rashes, chronic inflammatory diseases and 'auto-immune' diseases.
Cortate belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids.
Cortate is a synthetic version of a naturally occurring cortisol hormone secreted by the adrenal glands in your body.
Cortate is only able to prevent or reduce symptoms of your condition; it does not cure it.
Your doctor may have prescribed Cortate for another reason.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why Cortate has been prescribed for you.
Cortate is not addictive.
This medicine is available only with a doctor's prescription.