Mechanism Of Action Of Miconazole-Hydrocortisone Cream
The combination Miconazole-Hydrocortisone contains two different types of medicine.
Miconazole is an azole antifungal that works by preventing the growth of fungus.
Hydrocortisone Acetate is a corticosteroid; it decreases inflammation, swelling, and itching by reducing the activity of the immune system.
Therapeutic Indications Of Micocort Cream
The combination Miconazole-Hydrocortisone is used to treat inflamed conditions of the skin (such as eczema and dermatitis) accompanied by a fungal infection.
Method Of Administration Of Micocort Cream
Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you.
Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of Micocort Cream
Although the following side effects are not common in everyone, some patients may complain from:
Itchy skin or a rash.
Inflammation or lighter patches of skin.
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Precautions While Taking Micocort Cream
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Your doctor will discuss the possible risks and benefits of using this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Warnings & Special Precautions while Taking Micocort Cream
Before using miconazole, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other azole antifungals such as clotrimazole, econazole, or ketoconazole; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.
Storage Conditions Of Micocort Cream
Store below 25°c
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.
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