- Hydrocortisone contains a low-potency corticosteroid, known to have topical anti-inflammatory and anti-pruritic
properties useful in the treatment of a wide variety of dermatological disorders, particularly in areas of thin skin such
as facial and intertriginous areas.
These include dermatitis (atopic, contanct, nummular, seborrheic), inflammatory dermatoses, eczema, intertrigo,
lichen planus, discoid lupus erythematosus, polymorphous light eruptions, anogental pruritus and facial psoriasis.