Burns, Eczema, Infected wounds & ulcers, Pyogenic & seborrhoeic dermatitis
Topical/Cutaneous Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses Adult: Apply cream/ointment onto affected area 2-3 times as needed.
Viral/fungal infections, tubercular or syphilitic lesions, bacterial infections unless used in conjunction with appropriate chemotherapy.
Mode of Action
Hydrocortisone is a corticosteroid used for its anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive effects. Its anti-inflammatory action is due to the suppression ... View More
CHF, hypertension, DM, epilepsy, elderly, patients on prolonged therapy. Gradual withdrawal, pregnancy and lactation.
Burning, itching, irritation, hypopigmentaion, skin atrophy, striae.
Hydrocortisone: Thiazides may enhance hyperglycaemia and hypokalaemia caused by corticosteroids. Increased incidence of peptic ulcer or GI bleeding with... View More