Daktacort contains Hydrocortisone acetate which is a mild ‘topical steroid’ which reduces inflammation, swelling, redness and itching of the skin and miconazole nitrate which is an antifungal which works by destroying both the fungus that causes the infection and some of the associated bacteria which may also be present.
How to use Daktacort Hydrocortisone Cream
For topical administration. Apply the cream twice a day to the affected area. Maximum period of treatment is 7 days.
Natural thinning of the skin occurs in the elderly; hence corticosteroids should be used sparingly and for short periods of time.
If you have any further questions about this product call our Browns Online Professional Pharmacist on 02476 364 586
miconazole nitrate 2% w/w and hydrocortisone acetate equivalent to hydrocortisone 1% w/w.
Avoid if known hypersensitivity to miconazole or other imidazole derivatives, hydrocortisone or to any of the excipients listed in section 6.1 of the SPC. Tubercular or viral infections of the skin or those caused by Gram-negative bacteria. Use on broken skin, large areas of skin, for treatment longer than 7 days, to treat cold sores and acne, use on the face, eyes and mucous membranes. Should not be used unless prescribed by a doctor in the following: children under 10 years of age, on the ano-genital region, to treat ringworm or secondary infected conditions.
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