"Some cryogenic wart removers—which remove warts from the skin by freezing them off—have caught fire during use at home, harming consumers or setting fire to items around the house.
Since 2009, the Food and Drug Administratio"...
- Patient Information:
Details with Side Effects
Topically applied WESTCORT Ointment (hydrocortisone valerate ointment) can be absorbed in sufficient amounts to produce systemic effects (see PRECAUTIONS).
WESTCORT Ointment (hydrocortisone valerate ointment) is contraindicated in those patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any of the components of the preparation.
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/13/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Westcort Ointment Information
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Find out what women really need.