Hidrocortizon Fiterman 10 mg/g, ointment

Hidrocortizon Fiterman 10 mg/g, ointment

Short description

The most well-known and most tolerated topical corticosteroid, also administered in small age groups, in corticosteroid-sensitive dermatoses.

Advantages

Administered in the ointment form, hydrocortisone acetate has anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, anti-pruritic and local vasoconstriction action.
Due to the reduced intensity action (class I), hydrocortisone can be administered to children from 6 months of age, the risk of adverse reactions being significantly reduced compared to other stronger corticosteroids.

Composition

1 gram of ointment contains hydrocortisone acetate 10 mg.
Also contains white petrolatum, triglycerol isostearate, cetyl alcohol, glycerol monostearate 40-55, octyldodecanol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate, purified water.

Indications

Treatment of dermatoses susceptible to corticosteroids (e.g. eczema including atopic, infantile, stasis, neurodermatosis, seborrheic dermatitis, intertrigo, insect bites).

Dosage and administration

It is administered 2-3 times daily to the affected area. The duration of treatment should not exceed 7 days for adults and 5 days or less for children.

Recommendations

- Read the package leaflet before use.
- Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
- Store below 25°C, in the original package.
- Do not use after the expiry date, which is stated on the package.

Prescription

Prescription-only medicine.

Presentation

Cardboard box containing 1 aluminium tube with 20 g ointment. Cardboard box containing 1 aluminium tube with 35 g ointment.