hrp0094p2-6 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2021
, Owen Catherine
Introduction: Children with Adrenal insufficiency (AI) are usually managed with glucocorticoid replacement as hydrocortisone. Treatment options in younger patients include administering an aliquot of 10mg hydrocortisone tablets dissolved in water. However, this is time consuming and may be inaccurate. We describe our experience of using Alkindi (www.diurnal.co.uk), the first hydrocortisone preparation licensed for children with AI.<stron...