Cortaid is taken for: Itching Rash Eczema


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Method of use: Ointment, Spray
Prescribing mode: OTC
Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to...
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Cortaid for Itching
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Does Cortaid cause Chapped Lips ?

#13 in Cortaid discussions - 5 posts discuss Chapped Lips with Cortaid. Chapped Lips is #13 concern in Cortaid discussions.
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gotten extremely chapped lips all my life, and depending...
", and depending on what they look like different things will help. If they are super dry and cracking at the corners/bleeding: neosporin. If they are just dry but n... "

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use Cortaid Ointment (not cream) for nearly all cuts. You...
" ...can usually find a generic, store brand for much less (1% hydrocortisone oitnment . I have used this for YEARS during the winter to help heal dry, chapped lips (a tip from my dermatologist). I... "

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on a medication that caused perpetually dry, chapped lips...
" ...Cortaid is 1% Hydrocortisone OINTMENT (don't get the cream). A dermatologist recommended it to me when I was on a medication that caused perpetually dry, chapped lips. It works wonders.... "

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03:23 PM) I use Cortaid Ointment (not cream) for nearly...
" ...use Cortaid ...chapped lips (a tip from my dermatologist). I swear by it. Technically, it's for itching, but I've found that it works great on all cuts. Hydrocortisone is a steroid which suppre... "

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lip from having perpetually chapped lips and the lip area....
" the most about severely chapped lips is that they take FOREVER is Hydrocortisone 1% cream. Cortaid makes it, but I use ...your lower lip from having perpetually chapped lips and t... "

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