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Hydrocortisone Cream 1%

15g
£2.19
In Stock
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Hydrocortisone Cream 1% effectively treats itchy, irritated or inflamed skin caused by insect bites, mild to moderate eczema and contact or allergic dermatitis. Hydrocortisone belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids. These work by calming the inflammation that occurs during certain skin conditions or reactions.

Hydrocortisone Cream belongs to a group of medicines named topical cortiscosteroids that work by calming inflammation that occurs from skin conditions and reactions. In order to calm the inflammation, the cream alters the body’s responses to inflammatory reactions, therefore reducing swelling, redness and itching. Hydrocortisone Cream alleviates itching and irritation for up to 12 hours and promotes the healing of insect bites, mild to moderate eczema, detergent hands, nickel allergies, plant allergies, strong detergent chemical reactions and dermatitis. 

Hydrocortisone Cream 1% belongs to a group of medicines called “topical corticosteroids”. These work by calming inflammation that occurs from skin conditions and reactions. In order to calm the inflammation, the cream alters the body’s responses to inflammatory reactions, therefore reducing swelling, redness and itching.

Hydrocortisone Cream 1% alleviates itching and irritation for up to 12 hours and promotes the healing of :

  • insect bites
  • mild to moderate eczema
  • detergent hands
  • nickel allergies
  • plant allergies
  • makeup allergies
  • strong detergent chemical reactions
  • dermatitis
  • eczema
  • poison ivy
  • poison oak

Hydrocortisone cream is usually used one to four times a day for treating skin problems. It may be prescribed for treating other conditions or uses. For more information, contact your local pharmacist.

Directions for using Hydrocortisone 1% Cream:

  • Use sparingly on small areas, once or twice a day for a maximum of 7 days.

Caution before using Hydrocortisone Cream 1%:

  • Do not use on eyes or face, anal or genital areas, or on broken or infected skin; e.g. impetigo, cold sores, acne or athletes foot.
  • Do not use in pregnancy or on children under 10 without medical advice.
  • If the condition does not improve, or anything unusual happens, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

You should carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use

When you order this item it is subject to review and approval by one of our pharmacists. Our pharmacists may remove an item from your order if they feel it isn't suitable for you, or in order to comply with UK legislation.

Hydrocortisone Cream contains:

Active ingredient: Hydrocortisone 1% w/w

5 stars

I`ve been using this product for a while now and it`s excellent at reducing swelling and itching.Not much more to say than that!

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5 stars

Brilliant stuff! Best thing about it is the price and the fact that it completely stops me itching and gets rid of my dry skin. Only thing is i cant live without Hydrocortisone Cream 1% now! Highly recommend people to try it, Even if it dosent work for you, £2 isn`t going to break the bank!

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