Locoid Lipocream Information
Locoid Lipocream® (hydrocortisone butyrate) is a prescription skin medication used to treat inflammation and itching due to a variety of different skin conditions, including:
This medication is a steroid that is applied to the affected area(s) two to three times a day. It is specially formulated to hold in moisture like an ointment, while feeling like a cream.
It's important to review the safety information for Locoid Lipocream with your healthcare provider before starting treatment. This drug may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider knows if you have any allergies, other medical conditions, or are taking any other medications. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, your healthcare provider will need this information as well.
(For more information on this drug, click Locoid Lipocream. This article takes an in-depth look at how this steroid works, what to expect during treatment, and how to ensure the effectiveness of each dose.)