Cortopin 1% w/w Cream is a smooth white cream for application to the skin only. It contains hydrocortisone which belongs to a group of medicines called corticosteroids.
Cortopin is used to reduce redness and swelling in a variety of inflammatory skin conditions, such as:
- mild to moderate eczema
- dermatitis caused by irritants or allergens
- insect bite reactions
NOTE: Do not apply to broken skin, eyes or face. Do not cover with a bandage or dressing.
Please check with your GP or pharmacist if you have psoriasis or are currently taking an oral corticosteroid before using.
Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding without seeking medical advice first and do not use on children aged under 12 years without seeking advice from your GP or pharmacist first.
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