Hydrocortisone topical Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings
Hydrocortisone topical is also known as: Anucort-HC, Anusol-HC, Anusol-HC Suppositories, Aquanil HC, Cortaid, Cortizone-10, Cortizone-10 Anal Itch Cream, Hemorrhoidal HC, Hycort, Hydrocort cream, Hydrocortisone 1% In Absorbase, Hydrocortisone with Aloe, Hytone, Locoid, Locoid Lipocream, Preparation H Anti-Itch Cream Hydrocortisone 1%, Procort, ProctoCare-HC, Proctocort, Proctocream-HC, Proctosol-HC, Proctozone HC, Scalacort, Scalpicin, Westcort
Hydrocortisone topical Pregnancy Warnings
Hydrocortisone has been assigned to pregnancy category C. Animal studies have revealed evidence of teratogenicity when corticosteroids are administered orally or potent steroids are applied topically. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Hydrocortisone should only be used during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.
Hydrocortisone topical Breastfeeding Warnings
There are no data on the excretion of topically applied hydrocortisone into human milk.
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