1% Hydrocortisone Anti-Itch Ointment Maximum Strength. This water
resistant formula helps seal in healing and relieves external anal and
genital itching. It temporarily relieves itching associated with minor
skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to eczema, psoriasis,
poison ivy, oak, sumac, insect bites, detergents, jewelry, cosmetics,
soaps and seborrheic dermatitis.
itching of skin irritation, inflammation, and rashes: Adults and
children 2 years of age and older: Apply to affected area not more than 3
to 4 times daily. Children under 2 years of age: Ask a doctor. For
external anal and genital itching, adults: When practical, clean the
affected area with mild soap and water and rinse thoroughly. Gently dry
by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or a soft cloth before
applying. Apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily.
Children under 12 years of age: Ask a doctor.
out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a
poison control center right away. When using this product – avoid
contact with eyes, do not use more than directed unless told to do so by
a doctor, do not put directly into the rectum by using fingers or any
mechanical device or applicator. Do not use – in the genital area if you
have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor. For the treatment of diaper
rash. Consult a doctor. Stop use and ask a doctor if – condition
worsens, symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur
again within a few days, and do not begin use of any other
hydrocortisone product unless you have asked a doctor, rectal bleeding,
occurs. For external use only.