Zone-A Side Effects
Generic name: hydrocortisone / pramoxine topical
Note: This document contains side effect information about hydrocortisone / pramoxine topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Zone-A.
Some side effects of Zone-A may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
For the Consumer
Applies to hydrocortisone / pramoxine topical: cream, ointment
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking hydrocortisone / pramoxine topical:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); acne-like rash; burning, cracking, irritation, or peeling not present before you began using this medicine; excessive hair growth; inflamed hair follicles; inflammation around the mouth; muscle weakness; thinning, softening, or discoloration of the skin; unusual weight gain, especially in the face.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to hydrocortisone / pramoxine topical: rectal cream, rectal foam, rectal kit, rectal lotion, topical cream, topical gel, topical lotion, topical ointment
Dermatologic side effects including burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae, and miliaria have been reported.
Hypersensitivity side effects including allergic contact dermatitis have been reported.
More Zone-A resources
- Zone-A Concise Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- Analpram-HC cream MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Epifoam Prescribing Information (FDA)
- Epifoam foam MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Novacort MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Pramosone Prescribing Information (FDA)
- Pramosone lotion MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- Proctocream HC Prescribing Information (FDA)
- Proctofoam HC Prescribing Information (FDA)
- Proctofoam HC foam MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
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