Hydrocortisone Cream 1%
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.
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.
Hydrocortisone Cream contains:
Active ingredient: Hydrocortisone 1% w/w
Hydrocortisone 1% cream cleared my redness and scaling around my ears It made it possible to be able to go about life without the discomfort of itchy ears perfect for my condition of eczema of the ears I recommend this cream 100%
Ideal for bites and any dry itchy skin. You don`t need a lot. Eases itching.