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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply to the affected area as a thin film 2 to 4 times daily depending on the severity of the condition.
Occlusive dressings may be used for the management of psoriasis or recalcitrant conditions. If an infection develops, the use of occlusive dressings should be discontinued and appropriate antimicrobial therapy instituted.
|Hydrocortisone Cream USP, 2.5%||Hydrocortisone Ointment USP, 2.5%|
|a white cream is available as follows:||a white ointment is available as follows:|
|NDC 0168-0080-31||30 g tubes||NDC 0168-0146-30||28.35 g (1 oz) tubes|
|NDC 0168-0080-16||453.6 g (1 Lb) jars||NDC 0168-0146-16||453.6 g (1 Lb) jars|
Store at controlled room temperature 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F).
E. Fougera & Co., A Division Of Altana Inc. Melville, New York 11747. R8/98This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 3/18/2009
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