Itching

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Itch (Latin: pruritus) is a Wikt:sensation that causes the desire or reflex to scratch. Itch has resisted many attempts to class...
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Benadryl 45,768 Hydrocortisone 12,889 Prednisone 9,299
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Cortaid
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Cortizone 10
Other name: Hydrocortisone (Hydrocortisone)
Other name: Hydrocortisone (Hydrocortisone)
3.5
4.5
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Itching
Rash
Eczema
Dermatitis
Inflammation
Psoriasis
Cancer
Contact Dermatitis
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Taken for:
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Itching
Rash
Eczema
Psoriasis
Inflammation
Dermatitis
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Method of use:
Ointment, Spray
Method of use:
Ointment, Spray
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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Cortisol (hydrocortisone) is a corticosteroid hormone, or glucocorticoid, produced by the adrenal gland. It is released in response to stress (medicine) and a low level of blood glucocorticoids. Its primary functions are to increase blood sugar through g...
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on his face. We used plain Cortaid and it didn't clear it...
" My son suffers from eczema mostly on his face. We used plain Cortaid and it didn't clear it up after a week. We switched to the Cortizone 10 intensive healing cream and it was cleared up within... "

NOTHING is working - except Cortaid with Moisturizers. I...
" ...freakin' itchy I wanna cry!!! I am starting to get more and more stretchmarks and all I can do is scratch. I am using everything I can think of to tame the itch and to moisturize but NOTHING is w... "

it'll reduce irritation). I use Cortizone 10 and sometimes...
" ...neck irritation can be helped with use of Cortisone (might not clear it up immediately but it'll reduce irritation). I use Cortizone 10 and sometimes Cortai... "

a few weeks. I used Cortaid for a few days which seemed...
" ...I have had an itchy scrotum for a few weeks. I used Cortaid for a few days which seemed to help. After a week or so it seems to have come back and now I am trying cortizone-10. I plan on using... "

not enough try using Cortaid or Cortizone 10. That should...
" Use a good Dandruff shampoo like head and shoulders, ...that's not enough try using Cortaid or Cortizone 10. That should clear up the... "

Cortizone-10 Ointment, Cortaid Cream, Cortizone-10 cream,...
" ...for the words, how could the ketoconazole possibly affect the rosacea in a ...OTC 1% hydrocortisones. I got Cortizone-10 Ointment, Cortaid Cream, Cortizone-10 cream, and an Aveeno Cream.... "

steroid like Cortizone 10 or Cortaid that should help...
" Try a topical steroid like Cortizone 10 or Cortaid that should help clear up the irritation on the... "

her face now. Did any of you try Cortaid or Cortizone 10 to...
" ...will only use water on her face now. Did any of you try Cortaid or Cortizone 10 to treat it?If so, did it work & how long before the eczema disappeared? Thank you so much for your time... "

for flare ups- cortaid (cortizone 10) then cover it...
" ...on scalp also. We use aveeno baby lotion for eczema daily and aveeno extra ...baby shampoo. for flare ups- cortaid (cortizone 10) then cover it with aquaphor.... "

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would be otc 1% hydrocortisone (Cortaid or Cortizone-10)...
" ...recommendation would be otc 1% hydrocortisone (Cortaid or Cortizone-10)... "

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