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Allergy on eyelids, prescribed Elderoid lipocream. Cannot use it due to unavailability. Can I use cutisoft?

Hi, have got some allergy dont know how n why in my eyelids 10-15 days. Visited a skin doctor n he prescribed me Elderoid lipocream but m not getting this medicine. chemists are saying this medicine has expired and they have given me a medicine called cutisoft(hydrocotisone acetate cream BP 1%w/w can I apply this on my eyelids
Asked On : Tue, 20 Mar 2012
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Hi Anjali,
Yes, you can use Cutisoft ( Hydrocortisone ointment) on your eyelids. But please make sure you use this only till your symptoms subside. This can cause a thinning of the skin around the eyes and an increase in intraocular pressure.
Hope this helps.
Dr. Aparna
Answered: Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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