Preparation H

Preparation H generic name: Ala-Cort, Anti-Itch, Aquaphor Itch Relief, Beta Hc, Cortisone, Cortizone, Dermarest Eczema, Hydrocortisone, Hydrocortisone Acetate, Hydrocream Base, Monistat Care, Noble Formula Hc, Nu-Derm, Procto-Med Hc, Proctosol-Hc, Proctozone-Hc, Scalacort, Itch Relief, Nasal Decongestant, Nasal Spray, Phenylephrine Hcl, Wal-Phed

What is Preparation H used for?

This medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (such as insect bites, poison oak/ivy, eczema, dermatitis, allergies, rash, itching of the outer female genitals, anal itching). Hydrocortisone reduces the swelling, itching, and redness that can occur in these types of conditions. This medication is a mild corticosteroid.

CHEMICAL NAME

Hydrocortisone

DRUG TYPE

Rectal Disorders
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Preparation H Dosage and Form Information

Cream
1 %

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Brand Name Examples

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2 %
Capsule Sprinkle
0.5 Mg
1 Mg
2 Mg
5 Mg
Suppository Rectal
25 Mg
Cream With Perineal Applicator
2.5 %
Lotion
1 %
Tablet
5 Mg
20 Mg
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Enema
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Gel
2 %
Ointment
3.5-400-5K
Ointment
2.5 %-1 %
1 %-1 %
Lotion
2.5 %-1 %
1 %-1 %
Cream
2.5 %-1 %
1 %-1 %
Cream With Applicator
1.85-1.15%
Suppository Rectal
30 Mg
Cream
1 %
Solution Non-Oral
2.5 %
Vial
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Generic Examples

Cream
1 %
Ointment
1 %
Cream
1 %
Lotion
1 %
Cream
1 %
Cream
1 %
Ointment
1 %
Tablet
10 Mg
20 Mg
5 Mg
Enema
100Mg/60Ml
Cream
1 %
2.5 %
0.5 %
Cream With Perineal Applicator
1 %
2.5 %
Ointment
2.5 %
1 %
0.5 %
Lotion
2.5 %
1 %
Suppository Rectal
30 Mg
25 Mg
Cream
1 %
Cream
1 %
Cream
4 %
4 %-Spf 15
Cream With Perineal Applicator
2.5 %
Cream With Perineal Applicator
2.5 %
Cream With Perineal Applicator
2.5 %
Lotion
2 %
Cream
1 %
Ointment
1 %
Tablet
30 Mg
Aerosol Spray
0.65 %
Drops
2.5 %
10 %
Vial
10 Mg/Ml
Tablet
30 Mg