hydrocortisone/lidocaine - topical, Lida Mantle HC
GENERIC NAME: HYDROCORTISONE/LIDOCAINE - TOPICAL (HYE-droe-KOR-ti-sone/LIE-doh-cane)
BRAND NAME(S): Lida Mantle HC
USES: This combination medication is used to treat irritation, soreness, and itchiness from certain skin conditions (e.g., scrapes, minor burns, eczema, insect bites). It can also be used to treat minor discomfort and itching caused by hemorrhoids and other problems of the anal area (e.g., anal fissures). This medication contains lidocaine, an anesthetic that works to decrease pain by temporarily numbing the area. This product also contains hydrocortisone, a corticosteroid that reduces redness, itching, and swelling.
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