H-Cort

H-Cort

hydrocortisone

Manufacturer:

Hoe Pharma

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma

Marketer:

Taisho Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Hydrocortisone
Indications/Uses
Suppression of skin diseases eg, eczema, infantile eczema, atopic dermatitis, dermatitis herpetiformis, contact dermatitis, neurodermatitis, psoriasis, intertrigo.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply thinly to affected areas once-qds. Occlusive dressing may be used for management of psoriasis or recalcitrant conditions.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to hydrocortisone or other corticosteroids.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if irritation/sensitivity occurs. Prolonged & extensive use. Not for ophth use. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn.
Adverse Reactions
Burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, skin maceration, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria.
ATC Classification
D07AA02 - hydrocortisone ; Belongs to the class of weak (group I) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
H-Cort cream 1%
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's
Form
H-Cort oint 1%
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's
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