Topical corticosteroid preparations that do not contain lanolin should be used where available. Patients prescribed topical steroids should have their treatment reviewed regularly to avoid unnecessary long-term use. Very potent steroids should not routinely be prescribed on repeat prescription without a dermatologist review.
Other strengths of hydrocortisone cream or ointment are considered to be non-Formulary.
Contains hydrocortisone and miconazole.
This is a moderately potent topical corticosteroid with anti-infective agents (clobetasone butyrate, oxytetracycline and nystatin).
Restrictions: Restricted to patients who are unsuitable for other topical preparations
This is a potent topical corticosteroid with an anti-infective agent (betamethasone valerate and clioquinol).