What is Hydrocortisone (rectal)?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Hydrocortisone suppositories Colocort Enema


Hydrocortisone (Rectal) is a corticosteroid. It is used as an adjunctive treatment of ulcerative colitis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Hydrocortisone (rectal)

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Hydrocortisone (rectal)

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 3
Did not seem to work 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 6 patients who've stopped taking Hydrocortisone (rectal)


Stopped taking Hydrocortisone (rectal)

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 6 months 2
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Hydrocortisone (rectal).