hydrocortisone + miconazole


Hoe Pharma


Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Miconazole nitrate 2% w/w, hydrocortisone 1% w/w
Superficial fungal infection accompanied by inflammation, eczematous rash superinfected by fungus &/or gm +ve bacteria.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Skin infection Apply once or bd until lesions disappear. Nail infection Apply once daily & cover w/ bandage.
Hypersensitivity. Untreated bacterial or viral lesions, acne rosacea, perioral dermatitis.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if irritation or sensitivity occurs. Systemic effects eg, adrenal suppression, manifestation of Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycaemia, glycosuria. Lesions complicated w/ stasis dermatitis or impaired circulation. Avoid contact w/ eyes & mucous membranes. Prolonged use; treatment of extensive BSA; using occlusive technique. Concomitant use w/ warfarin. Pregnancy & lactation. Not to be used in childn <2 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Dry skin, pruritus, irritation, mild to moderate transient burning/stinging.
Drug Interactions
Monitor anticoagulant effect w/ warfarin.
MIMS Class
Topical Anti-Infectives with Corticosteroids
ATC Classification
D01AC52 - miconazole, combinations ; Belongs to the class of imidazole and triazole derivatives. Used in the topical treatment of fungal infection.
Decocort cream
15 g x 1's
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