How many times a day can I use hydrocortisone cream?
Question posted by ddcmod3 on 30 May 2022
Last updated on 29 May 2022 by ddcmod3
It depends on the formulation. Cortizone-10 (hydrocortisone 1%) is available over the counter (OTC) and may be used up to 4 times daily. Locoid (hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1%) is only available by prescription. It’s typically applied 2 or 3 times daily.
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