GENERIC NAME: hydrocortisone and pramoxine
BRAND NAME: Epifoam, Pramosone, Proctofoam HC, Procort, Analpram HC
GENERIC AVAILABLE: No
Topical hydrocortisone and pramoxine is used for
- the treatment of inflammation and itching caused by various skin conditions; and
- relieving pain, burning, and inflammation caused by hemorrhoids.
Common side effects include:
Other side effects include:
- Acneiform eruptions
- Perioral dermatitis
- Allergic contact dermatitis
- Possible serious side effects include:
- Maceration of the skin
- Secondary infection
- Skin atrophy
- Stretch marks (striae)
- Heat rash (miliaria)
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