Locoid Lipocream

Company: Elder Health Care Ltd.

Generic Drug: Hydrocortisone

Indication: Dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, vulval pruritis, keloid, lichen simplex, lichen planus, contact sensitivity reactions, discoid lupus erythematosus, insect bite reactions and prickly heat.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation, pregnancy, lactation and skin tuberculosis.

Dosage & Administration: Local application on affected area. 2-3 times daily.

Special Precautions:

  • To be used for short term only.
  • To be used cautiously near the eyes. Exposure to eye may cause glaucoma.

Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Dermal atrophy, hypo-pigmentation, and adrenal pituitary suppression.

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