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Cort H Oint

1`s Ointment in Tube
MRP 37.05*
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Cort H 1 % Description

Cort H Oint is a topical medicine used to treat inflammation in various inflammatory skin conditions like eczema, dermatitis, etc. It contains hydrocortisone which belongs to a group of medicines ca

lled steroids. Cort H Oint is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. Before using this , inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

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ContainsHydrocortisone(1.0 %)
UsesSkin conditions like eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis
Side effectsApplication site reactions
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Uses of Cort H 1 %

Cort H Oint is used for the treatment of various inflammatory skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis.

Contraindications of Cort H 1 %

  • If you are allergic to hydrocortisone or any other ingredients of Cort H Oint
  • If you are suffering from any viral, bacterial or fungal infections
  • It should not be used on the face, near the eyes, private parts, broken skin

Side effects of Cort H 1 %

Application site reactions

Precautions and Warnings of Cort H 1 %



Can I apply Cort H Oint during pregnancy?
Consult a doctor before using Cort H Oint during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Can I apply Cort H Oint while breastfeeding?
Cort H Oint should be used with caution in breastfeeding mothers. If prescribed by the doctor, it should not be applied on the breast or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period.


Can I drive if I have applied Cort H Oint ?
Cort H Oint is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.


Can I consume alcohol after applying Cort H Oint ?
There is no data regarding interactions between Cort H Oint and alcohol

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any skin conditions
  • You develop any allergic skin reactions
  • You have psoriasis
  • After applying Cort H Oint , do not cover the area with a dressing or plaster
  • In infants, treatment with this medicine should not exceed a week
  • Do not use this without consulting a doctor or for a longer duration than that prescribed.

Mode of Action of Cort H 1 %

How Does It Work?

Hydrocortisone works by blocking or reducing the action of some natural substances in the skin that cause swelling, redness and allergies.

Directions for Use of Cort H 1 %

  • Cort H Oint is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the affected area well.
  • Apply it on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Cort H 1 %

Interactions with other medicines

Cort H Oint is meant for topical application and thus the interaction with other medicines taken orally are unlikely. However, it can interact with other medicines or products applied topically. Thus...
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Storage and disposal of Cort H 1 %

  • Store Cort H Oint in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sun light and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Cort H 1 %


As Cort H Oint is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. If you have applied extra quantities of it wipe out the excess of the medicine with tissue or cotton. However, upon ac...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Cort H Oint , apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: How does Cort H Oint work?

A: Cort H Oint contains hydrocortisone, which works by blocking or reducing the action of some natural substances in the skin that cause swelling, redness and allergies.

Q: How to use Cort H Oint ?

A: Use Cort H Oint as directed by your doctor. Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use. Clean and dry the affected area well. Apply it on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
Last Updated on: 07 May 2022 | 02:39 PM (IST)

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