A.J. Bart | Albaform HC (Medication)
Albaform HC is a combination medication 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.
Hydrocortisone is a mild corticosteroid that works by reducing the swelling, redness, and itching that occurs in the affected skin. Clioquinol is an antibiotic that works by preventing the growth of fungus/bacteria. ...
Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur:skin irritation/burning, extreme hair growth, skin thinning/discoloration, acne, stretch marks, hair bumps (folliculitis).
Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in a new infection. Contact your doctor if you notice any new symptoms on the skin. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. ...
Do not apply the medication in the eyes, nose, mouth, or inside the vagina. If you do get the medication in those areas, flush with plenty of water.
Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have:tuberculosis of the skin, viral skin/eye infections (e. g. herpes, chickenpox).
During pregnancy and breast-feeding discuss the risks and benefits of using this medication with your doctor. ...