What is it
HC45 Hydrocortisone Cream is an effective treatment for itching, irritation and inflammation due to: insect bites, mild to moderate eczema, detergent hands, nickel allergy, plant allergy and strong detergent chemicals.
HC45 Hydrocortisone Cream works by altering the body...s responses to inflammatory reactions. It is an effective treatment that reduces inflammation and relieves itching and irritation for up to 12 hours. HC45 also promotes healing.
Clinically proven - dermatologically tested.
Adults and children 10 years and over: apply sparingly to a small area 1-2 times daily for a maximum of 7 days. Not recommended under 10 years except on medical advice.
You should make sure that you carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.
Warnings & Cautions
Do not cover with a dressing.
Do not use if allergic to any of the ingredients.
Contains Cetostearyl Alcohol which may cause loacal skin reactions (e.g. contact dermatitis)
Do not use on the eyes, face, anus or genital areas, on broken skin or infected skin, e.g. impetigo, cold sores, acne or athletes foot.
Do not use in pregnancy or in children under 10 without medical Advice.
This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Active Ingredient: Hydrocortisone Acetate 1% w/w.
Also contains: White soft paraffin, Cetomacrogol Emulsifying Wax (includes Cetostearyl Alcohol), Liquid Paraffin, Phenoxyethanol, Purified Water.