Use CORTAID for the temporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to eczema, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, poison ivy, poison oak, or poison sumac, insect bites, soaps, detergents, cosmetics, jewelry, and for external feminine and anal itching. Other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a physician.

CORTAID provides safe, effective relief of many different types of itches and rashes and no brand is recommended by more physicians and pharmacists. CORTAID Maximum Strength 1% hydrocortisone is the same strength and form of hydrocortisone relief formerly available only with a prescription. CORTAID Sensitive Skin has been specially formulated with aloe and 1 / 2 % hydrocortisone. CORTAID Intensive Therapy' special formula of 1% hydrocortisone is specific for eczema and psoriasis sufferers. CORTAID is available in 1) a greaseless, odorless vanishing cream that leaves no residue; 2) a soothing, lubricating ointment.

Active Ingredients: CORTAID Maximum Strength Cream: 1%

CORTAID Maximum Strength Ointment: Hydrocortisone acetate 1%

CORTAID Intensive Therapy Cream: Hydrocortisone 1%

CORTAID Sensitive Skin Cream: Hydrocortisone acetate 1 / 2 %

Other Ingredients:

Maximum Strength Products:    Maximum Strength Cream: Aloe vera, benzyl alcohol, ceteareth-20, cetearyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, glycerin, isopropyl myristate, isostearyl neopentanoate, methylparaben, and purified water.

Maximum Strength Ointment: butylparaben, cholesterol, methylparaben, microcrystalline wax, mineral oil, and white petrolatum.

Sensitive Skin Products:

Sensitive Skin Cream: aloe vera, butylparaben, cetyl palmitate, glyceryl stearate, methylparaben, polyethylene glycol, stearamidoethyl diethylamine, and purified water.

Intensive Therapy Products:

Intensive Therapy Cream: cetyl alcohol, citric acid, glyceryl stearate, isopropyl myristate, methylparaben, polyoxyl 40 stearate, polysorbate 60, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, sorbic acid, sorbitan monostearate, stearyl alcohol and white wax.

Uses:   The vanishing action of CORTAID Cream makes it cosmetically acceptable when the skin itch or rash treated is on exposed parts of the body such as the hands or arms. CORTAID Ointment is best used where protection, lubrication, and soothing of dry and scaly lesions are required. The ointment is also recommended for treating itchy genital and anal areas.

:   For external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. If condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days, stop use of this product and do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have consulted a physician. Do not use for the treatment of diaper rash. Consult a physician. For external feminine itching, do not use if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a physician. For external anal itching, do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a physician. In case of bleeding, consult a physician promptly. Do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.

Dosage and Administration:    Adults and children 2 years of age and older: Apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily. Children under 2 years of age: Do not use, consult a physician. Adults: For external anal itching, when practical, cleanse the affected area with mild soap and warm water and rinse thoroughly by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing pad. Gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or a soft cloth before application of this product. Children under 12 years of age: For external anal itching, consult a physician.

How Supplied:   Maximum Strength Cream: 1 / 2 oz., 1 oz., and 2 oz. tubes

Maximum Strength Ointment: 1 / 2 oz. and 1 oz. tubes

Sensitive Skin Cream: 1 / 2 oz. tube

Intensive Therapy Cream: 2 oz. tube