Eldercoid A

Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Eldercoid A Products

Eldercoid A Products are primarily used for

About Eldercoid A Products

Uses of Eldercoid A Products

Hydrocortisone is used in the treatment of severe allergic reactions, allergic conditions, cancer, skin disorders, eye disorders and asthma.

Eldercoid A Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Eldercoid A are Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness), Increased risk of infection, Weight gain, Mood changes.

How Eldercoid A Products work

Hydrocortisone is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

Patient Concerns about Eldercoid A Products

Frequently asked questions about Eldercoid A Products

Frequently asked questions about Hydrocortisone

Q. Can Eldercoid A Cream be used on the face?
No, Eldercoid A Cream should not be used on the face. In addition to this, Eldercoid A Cream should not be used on the axillae (armpits), groin and if there is atrophy (wasting away of tissues) at the treatment site. In certain circumstances, it can be exceptionally considered to be used by the doctors. It should be used only after consultation with your physician and if possible, the application on the face should be limited to a maximum of 5 days.
Q. Can we use Eldercoid A Cream in infections?
Eldercoid A Cream is not an antimicrobial or antifungal agent. It is a steroid medication. It should not be used in infections as being a corticosteroid it suppresses the immune system and increases the risk of infections. Bacterial infections are prone to worsen if the infection is covered with a dressing after using Eldercoid A Cream. In case the inflammatory lesions get infected or there is any spread of infection, consult your doctor immediately. The doctor will withdraw the use of Eldercoid A Cream and provide appropriate antimicrobial therapy.
Q. How to use Eldercoid A Cream?
Before using Eldercoid A Cream, clean and dry the affected area. Gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin. Be careful not to get the medication in your eyes or mouth. If Eldercoid A Cream gets in your eyes accidentally, wash with plenty of water and call your doctor if your eyes are irritated.
Q. Can I stop taking Eldercoid A Cream when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Eldercoid A Cream and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before your treatment is complete. Stopping Eldercoid A Cream before your treatment is completed can bring back your symptoms of skin.
Q. What are the precautions that are needed to be taken while using Eldercoid A Cream?
Eldercoid A Cream should not be used on the face. Do not use the medication for longer periods of time than you have been advised. Do not apply a bandage or dressing to the area being treated, as this will increase absorption of the preparation and increase the risk of side-effects. This medicine should only be used when advised by the doctor and never give it to other people even if their condition appears to be the same.
Q. Who should not use Eldercoid A Cream?
Eldercoid A Cream should not be used in people who are allergic to Eldercoid A Cream or any of its ingredients. It should also be avoided if a person has any kind of infection of the skin, eyes etc. It is important to inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a baby or breastfeeding to avoid any harm to your baby.
Q. What should I do if I forget to use Eldercoid A Cream?
If you forget to use Eldercoid A Cream, do not worry and continue using Eldercoid A Cream as soon as you remember. However, if you are not sure and have any other doubts, please consult your doctor.

Products for Eldercoid A

Eldercoid A Cream
tube of 10 gm Cream
Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
MRP
62
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