Cortizone-10 Topical Ointment 1pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Cortizone-10: Topical ointment (1%)

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What is this Medicine?

HYDROCORTISONE (hye droe KOR ti sone) is a corticosteroid. It is used on the skin to reduce swelling, redness, itching, and allergic reactions.

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Cortizone-10 Topical Ointment

NDC: 005013305
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Contact Dermatitis, Keloids, Alopecia, Rhus Dermatitis, Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, Pompholyx, Pemphigus, Insect Bites Or Stings, Discoid Lupus Erythematosus, Granuloma Annulare, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Polymorphous Light Eruption, Pruritus, Pityriasis Rosea, Psoriasis, Lichen Striatus, Lichen Simplex, Atopic Dermatitis, Lichen Planus, Xerosis, Exfoliative Dermatitis

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Cortizone-10 Topical Ointment

Reported Side Effects for Cortizone-10 Topical Ointment

Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Skin Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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