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Cortiment ER (Budesonide ER Tablet)

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Type: drug type
Product: Cortiment ER
Manufacturer: Ferring
Country: Canada
Dosage: 9 mg

Generic Equivalent of Cortiment ER
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There is no generic product of Cortiment ER.

Cortiment ER Information

Cortiment ER Details (Brand and Generic) currently offers the brand Cortiment ER from Canada, manufactured by Ferring. The generic version is not available. Our customers may also purchase other anti-inflammatory medications such as Arthrotec and Uceris.


Cortiment ER is available in the strength of 9 mg tablets only.


Cortiment ER (Budesonide ER Tablet) is a prescription medication used to treat mild-to-moderate Crohn's disease (an inflammatory bowel disease). The active ingredient in Cortiment ER is Budesonide. Budesonide belongs to the class of drugs called corticosteroids (Gastrointestinal). It works by decreasing inflammation in the intestine and colon of people with inflammatory conditions such as Crohn's disease. It may also be used for other purposes not mentioned in this guide.

Side Effects and Precautions

The common side effects of Cortiment ER are headache, acne, nausea, dizziness, abdominal pain, and respiratory infection.

Stop using Cortiment ER and contact your doctor right away if you have any of the serious side effects such as:
• Bruising;
• Fatty pad or hump between your shoulders;
• Pink or purple stretch marks on the skin of your stomach, thighs, breasts, or arms;
• Swelling on the face and back;
• Swelling of the legs or arms;
• Severe headache;
• Severe itching;
• Worsening of intestinal condition

Warnings and Interactions

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you are allergic to Budesonide or have any other allergies. The tablet should be taken by mouth with a cup of water. It is usually taken once a day in the morning. Take Budesonide at around the same time every day. Budesonide (Cortiment ER) should be taken at least one hour before a meal. Your doctor will tell you how long to take Budesonide. It would be best to carefully follow the directions on your prescription label and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.

Avoid eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while using this medication unless your doctor or pharmacist says you may do so safely. Grapefruit can increase the chance of side effects with this medicine. Cortiment ER may help control your symptoms, but it does not cure them. You should maintain a regular visit to your doctor to ascertain your progress. If your symptoms are controlled, your doctor may decrease your dose of Budesonide. After your symptoms have been controlled for 3 months, your doctor may slowly decrease your dose and then stop treating you with this medication. It is important to tell your doctor how you feel during your treatment.

Before you start using Cortiment ER, inform your doctor about your medical history, especially if you have:
• Diabetes mellitus;
• Eye problems such as cataracts, glaucoma);
• Gastrointestinal problems such as diverticulitis, ulcers);
• High blood pressure;
• History of infections such as tuberculosis, herpes;
• Liver problem;
• Mental problems such as psychosis, anxiety, depression);
• Osteoporosis (bone disorder)

Tell your doctor about all the medications you use, including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications, herbal products, and vitamin supplements. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. Babies born to mothers who have used corticosteroids for a long time may develop hormonal problems. Tell your doctor right away if you notice symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, and stooling that don't stop in your baby. This medication passes into breastmilk. Reach out to your doctor before breastfeeding. There may be a drug interaction between Cortiment ER and other drugs such as lopinavir, mifepristone, and ribociclib.

Questions and Answers

Why is Cortiment ER more affordable from Canada than in the United States?

In general, all drug prices, not only Cortiment ER, are more affordable to order from Canada because the price of both the brand and generic medication is regulated by the government. Also, since we established in 2006, our vision is to provide safe and affordable medication to people in the US.

Is it safe to buy Cortiment ER from your pharmacy?

Our products are sourced only from facilities certified by authorities in the countries we import them from. has a rigorous process for selecting our partners so that you, our customers, get the safest medicine. We are also a Certified Canadian Pharmacy that adheres to the requirements imposed by the Province of British Columbia.

How much does Cortiment ER tablets cost in Canada?

At our pharmacy, the cost of Cortiment ER 9 mg starts at $377.99 for 30 tablets.

How much is the shipping?

Our shipping fee is a flat rate of $10.00 per order. Our pharmacy focuses on getting you the lowest prices on high-quality products.

How do I order from your pharmacy?

Ordering Cortiment ER from us is very simple. You can place the order online or call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784. For additional information on the ordering process, visit our How to Order page.

Are your Cortiment ER prices competitive?

Yes, we are proud to offer some of the most competitive prices across Canadian pharmacies. In some cases, we might be able to either match or beat our competitors' prices. Please call our friendly customer service at 1866.920.3784.

Is there a limit on how many Cortiment ER I am allowed to order at one time? can only dispense a maximum of a three-month supply of Cortiment ER at one time, as per your doctor's prescription.

Can I buy Cortiment ER over the counter from you?

No, Cortiment ER requires a valid prescription from your doctor. We do not sell this product without a valid prescription.

Do you ship to the United States?

Yes, we do. It usually takes between 7 and 18 business days to receive your order from our pharmacy.

Is there a generic for Cortiment ER?

No, there is no generic available for this product.

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