26 Aug 2010
Absolutely my ob/gyn prescribed this for me. I had vaginal swelling/inflammtion caused by vulvar vestibulitis also called vagismus... it helped greatly with the irritation and swelling. I do not believe you should use it "long-term" unless told it is okay by your doctor. One question did your doctor TELL you to apply it to your vagina or did he prescribe it for some OTHER area of your body? Different types or formulations of this product are used for specific areas of the body. I was advised to use it externally, NOT to put it far up inside the vagina but pretty much in the vaginal lips and an inch or so inside. As IO said stick to the application directions provided by your MD. Blessings, Shelly
- Hydrocortisone Information for Consumers
- Hydrocortisone Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Hydrocortisone (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
1 answer • 14 Aug 2010
..One on top of the other?
1 answer • 31 Oct 2010
2 answers • 23 Apr 2012
what is the effect of the difference doses of hydrocortisone cream in absorption?
1 answer • 26 Jan 2013
Monistat-1 - I inserted the Monistat 7 and quickly went to lay down. 30 mins went by and everything?
... was fine. But 40 minutes into just laying there the cream just gushed out of my vagina. What to do I do?! Do I remove the amount of cream that ...
1 answer • 11 Aug 2014