Hydrazole Cream 1/1%ww 20GM
Hydrazole cream is used as a topical treatment fungal infections in children as well as adults. Hydrazole is different to other antifungal products because it contains Hydrocortisone. Hydrocortisone deals with the itchy irritation caused by an infection, so while most products only use an antifungal ingredient to target the infection, ignoring the itch, Hydrazole treats the irritation too. It should be used as prescribed by the doctor.
In Treatment of Fungal skin infections
Hydrozole Cream helps treat and control fungal skin infections like athlete’s foot (infection between toes), jock itch, fungal nail infection, rash in folds of skin (areas like armpit or beneath the breast), thrush, and ringworm. It gives relief from pain, swelling, redness, or itching due to infection and speeds up the healing process. You may notice your skin starting to get better within 4-5 days. Keep using Hydrozole Cream for as long as it is prescribed.
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Hydrozole
Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)
HOW TO USE
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
HOW ITS WORKS
Hydrozole Cream is a combination of two medicines: Clotrimazole and Hydrocortisone which treat fungal skin infections. Clotrimazole is an antifungal which stops the growth of fungi by preventing them from forming their own protective covering. Hydrocortisone is a steroid. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.
No interaction found/established
Hydrozole Cream is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Hydrozole Cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Product Name: Hydrazole Cream 20g
Product Form: Cream
Pack Size: 20g
Marketed By: GSK Consumer Healthcare
Generic Category: Anti-Fungal
Ingredients: Clotrimazole 1%, Hydrocortisone 1