What is Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Canesten HC

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The combination of the antifungal agent, clotrimazole and hydrocortisone, a corticosteroid is a topical treatment used for various skin fungal infections, including tinea pedis, cruris, and corpora in patients over 17 years of age.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Dosage Patients
1 other daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Duration

Currently taking Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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2 patient evaluations for Clotrimazole-hydrocortisone

Jul 30, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for skin eruptions)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for herpes outbreak)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This simply didn't work and the underlying undiagnosed eczema herpeticum infection continued to get worse

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Jul 17, 2012 (Started Jun 30, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for itchy all over)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Cost: < $25 monthly

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