Cortate (hydrocortisone)

Cortate is used to relieve swelling, redness, and the itching of skin caused by conditions such as eczema, rashes, irritation and allergies. Doctors may occasionally prescribe it for other reasons. It should not be used to treat diaper rash.

How to Use

Before applying Cortate, clean and dry the affected area – this will increase medicine penetration. Apply a small amount onto the affected area and surrounding skin. Avoid using if there is any type of infection.

  • Avoid bandages or covering the affected area.
  • Avoid using this medication around the eyes. Wash your hands after using. Cortate is for external use only. If you get this medicine in your eyes, immediately flush them with water.
  • Avoid applying to large areas of the body. Do not use to treat vulvar itching associated with vaginal discharge.

Cortate Side Effects

Most severe: Severe allergic reaction.

Most common: Burning; itching; irritation; redness; dryness; acne; streaks in skin; stinging and cracking; changes in skin color; swelling around the mouth; infections; skin wasting.

This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medication. If you have any questions about Cortate, ask your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider., a Canadian Internet-based pharmacy intermediary (license #BC X23), offers low cost, long-term prescription drugs. A professionally registered pharmacist fills all Canadian prescriptions. A certified member of the Canadian International Pharmacy Association, is ranked as one of the best Canadian pharmacies .

For more information on how to order Canada drugs safely and securely call 1-866-444-6376 or visit– a trusted and reliable Canadian online pharmacy for over 5 years.


Information provided on this website is for general purposes only. It is not intended to take the place of advice from your practitioner. All trademarks and registered trademarks appearing on this website are the property of their respective owners and is not affiliated with them in any way. Purchase drugs from our Canadian Pharmacy and Canadian Online Pharmacy. Prescription drugs from Canada have the low prices. We are a Licensed Canadian Pharmacy, and we sell cheap brand name and generic Canadian drugs. Save up to 90% on Drugs from Canada. Our affiliated international and Canadian Pharmacies can meet all of your prescription needs by lowering your medication costs and safely filling your prescriptions. All Drug Search, Brand Name Drug Search, Generic Alternative Drug Search.


Copyright © 2023 All Rights Reserved