Acecort® 1, 5 and 10 mg

  • Product

    Acecort 1 mg, white coated tablets
    Acecort 5 mg, orange coated tablets
    Acecort 10 mg, red coated tablets
    Acecort 10 and 5 mg, red and orange coated tablets (combination pack)

  • Authorisation

    NL-RVG 124716; 124718; 124719; 124838

  • Active ingredient

    Hydrocortisone

  • Indication

    Treatment of adrenal insufficiency

  • Storage condition

    Below 25 °C

Acecort is indicated for the treatment of adrenal insufficiency in patients

  • where hydrocortisone containing controlled release medicines cannot be prescribed or
  • if extra adrenal hormone is required due to stress or extra efforts.

The combination pack contains 84 coated tablets (4 blister strips of 21 coated tablets each for one week). One blister contains 7 red 10 mg coated tablets (morning dose) and 14 orange 5 mg coated tablets (afternoon and late afternoon / evening dose).

Legal status

Acecort is a licensed medicine in the Netherlands.

When this medicine is supplied outside the Netherlands, it is considered to be an unlicensed medicine in the country of the recipient.

Availability for (Hospital) Pharmacies

In the Netherlands, Acecort is distributed to (hospital)pharmacies by the pharmaceutical wholesalers.

(Hospital) Pharmacies that would like to know more about the availability of this product outside the Netherlands are welcome to contact us via our contact form.