Physiological dose of hydrocortisone (mg/kg/day) is -

Physiological dose of hydrocortisone
(mg/kg/day) is -
a) 5 mg/kg/day
b) 10 mg/kg/day
c) 15 mg/kg/day
d) 20 mg/kg/day
Correct Answer - B
Answer:- B - 10 mg/kg/day
The normal rate of secretion of two principle corticoids
Hydrocortisone - 10 mg/kg/day (nearly half in morning hours)
Aldosterone - 0.125 mg/daily