pedi-cort v

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What is pedi-cort v?

Qlt78010clioquinol-hydrocortisone 3 %-1 % Topical Cream
Other Brand Names: Albaform HC, Corque, Topic Form HC, Viocort
Uses: This combination medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (e.g., eczema, fungal skin infections such as ringworm/athlete's foot/jock itch). This product contains 2 medications. Clioquinol (also known as iodochlorhydroxyquin) is an antibiotic that works by preventing the growth of fungus/bacteria. Hydrocortisone is a mild corticosteroid that works by reducing the swelling, redness, and itching that occurs in the affected skin. This medication should not be used in children younger than 2 years.