What is Hydrocortisone Acetate?
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Hemorrhoids, Itching/Swelling In The Rectum And Anus, Intestinal Problems, Ulcerative Colitis Of The Rectum, Rectal Pain, Bloody Diarrhea and other conditions.
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream contains Hydrocortisone Acetate as an active ingredient.
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream works by preventing the formation, activity and release of different cells and chemicals causing skin problems.
Detailed information related to Hydrocortisone Acetate cream’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream Uses
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Itching/Swelling In The Rectum And Anus
· Intestinal Problems
· Ulcerative Colitis Of The Rectum
· Rectal Pain
· Bloody Diarrhea
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Preventing the formation, activity and release of different cells and chemicals causing skin problems.
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream – Composition and Active Ingredients
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Hydrocortisone Acetate
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Hydrocortisone Acetate cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Inflamed Hair Follicles
· Dryness Of The Skin
· Loss Of Skin Color
Hydrocortisone Acetate cream – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding
· Regularly check growth in children and teenagers