Hydrocortisone vs Lamisil

Hydrocortisone
Lamisil
(OTC)
Hydrocortisone is a steroid.
Lamisil is a fungal medication and a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Itching
2.5
Concern level
1.2
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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January 19, 1955
December 30, 1992
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
85,444 Discussions
8,831 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Eczema
#3 for Rash
#4 for Psoriasis
#5 for Dermatitis
#8 for Skin Problems
#9 for Asthma
Hydrocortisone is approved for Itching, Eczema and Rash and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#3 for Rash
#5 for Jock Itch
#8 for Fungal Nails
Lamisil is approved for Itching, Fungal Infection, Rash, Athlete's Foot, Jock Itch and Yeast Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Hyd
Weight Gain
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Tachycardia
1
Impotence
1
Stomach Problems
1
Skin Cancer
1
Cataract
1
Pituitary Tumor
1
Skin Atrophy
1
Lam
Allergy
8
Eczema
6
Blisters
6
Liver Damage
5
Psoriasis
5
Hair Loss
4
Liver Disease
4
Tiredness
4
Bleeding
3
Peeling
3
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Weight Gain
Hyd
Lam
3
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Hyd
Lam
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Tachycardia
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Impotence
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Stomach Problems
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Skin Cancer
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Cataract
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Pituitary Tumor
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Skin Atrophy
Hyd
Lam
1
0
Allergy
Lam
Hyd
8
0
Eczema
Lam
Hyd
6
0
Blisters
Lam
Hyd
6
0
Liver Damage
Lam
Hyd
5
0
Psoriasis
Lam
Hyd
5
0
Hair Loss
Lam
Hyd
4
0
Liver Disease
Lam
Hyd
4
0
Tiredness
Lam
Hyd
4
0
Bleeding
Lam
Hyd
3
0
Peeling
Lam
Hyd
3
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
B Category B
Before taking Lamisil during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Lamisil and alcohol.
Method of use
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Ointment, Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Granules: 125 mg, 187.5 mg
Cream: 1%
Spray: 1%
Tablet: 250 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Hydrocortisone/Aloe Vera , Hydrocortisone , Hydrocortisone Acetate , Hydrocortisone/Mineral Oil/Petrolatum White
Terbinafine
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Hydrocortisone and Lamisil: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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