Use Of Socks When Wearing Hydrocortisone Cream?
Hello .. today I went to the health center to check my itching on my body .. and I was given hydrocortisone cream .. can I wear socks when I use hydrocortisone cream?
Itching itching on the body can be caused by various causes. some conditions that can cause itching of the chest such as allergic dermatitis, irritant dermatitis, herpes zoster, scabies.
Hydrocortisone is a steroid drug. Hydrocortisone has anti-inflammatory effects. Hydrocortsione is usually used in cream / ointment form for external use. Hydrocortisone can be used on various parts of the body as indicated, including it can be used in the leg area.
If you use hydrocortisone on the feet, then you can use socks. However, you should wait 30 minutes - 1 hour for the ointment to dry and absorb. then you can use the new socks. It is important to change socks regularly. use socks made of cool material.
here is an article that you can read about hydrocortisone
may be useful. thank you