Share your experience
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...Read on Wikipedia
Based on medical discussions around the web
Rate it yourself
Your rating has been added!
Cortaid for Itching
We analyzed what people said about Cortaid and compared it to other Itching medications
Does Cortaid cause Chapped Lips ?
#9 in Cortaid discussions - 6 posts discuss Chapped Lips with Cortaid. Chapped Lips is #9 concern in Cortaid discussions.
content loaded dynamically
We found 6 discussions
gotten extremely chapped lips all my life, and depending...
" I have gotten extremely chapped lips all my life, and depending on what they look like different things will help. If they are super dry and cracking at the... "
use Cortaid Ointment (not cream) for nearly all cuts. You...
" I 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... "
a medication that caused perpetually dry, chapped lips....
" ...store. 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. I... "
03:23 PM) I use Cortaid Ointment (not cream) for nearly...
" ...2007, 03:23 PM) I use Cortaid Ointment (not cream) for ...to help heal dry, chapped lips (a tip from my dermatologist). I swear by it. Technically, it's for itching, but I've found that it works great... "
lip from having perpetually chapped lips and the lip area....
" ...sucks the most about severely chapped lips is that they take FOREVER ...it is Hydrocortisone 1% cream. Cortaid makes it, but I use ...your lower lip from having perpetually chapped lips and the lip area.... "
It was like severely chapped lips but it was my penis....
" ...away. It was like severely chapped lips but it was my penis. ...shiny and dry. Cracking like chapped lips. My mother took me to ...and told her to buy me a tube of CORTAID. WORKED LIKE A... "
Your Saved Posts ()
Sign up to keep them
Is this page helpful?
Send us feedback
6 posts mention Cortaid and Chapped Lips - did you have this too?
Are you (or someone you care for) currently taking this drug?
The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.