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What happens if I miss a dose of hydrocortisone?

If you miss a dose of hydrocortisone, it's important that you take the dose right away. If it's already time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose. Do not take multiple doses to make-up for a missed dose. Talk to your doctor if you're uncertain about taking the missed dose. If you miss several doses, you may begin to experience symptoms of withdrawal.

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