Hydrocortisone Cream

Prices from as little as £4.92 a tube

Hydrocortisone 1% Cream is a topical medicine which can treat a wide range of skin problems, such as insect bite reactions, allergies, mild to moderate eczema, and more. It has very effective anti-inflammatory properties, working to quickly relieve pain, inflammation and swelling. You can buy Hydrocortisone 1% Cream online without prescription today from Medical Specialists® at low prices with our safe and secure service with next day delivery.

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  • 1% Hydrocortisone Acetate
  • Fast and effective relief for skin disorders
  • Cheaper than branded medication
  • Genuine UK product

What is Hydrocortisone Cream for?

Please note: When you buy Hydrocortisone online, this medicine should not be used on anybody under the age of 10, as per the manufacturer’s instructions.

Hydrocortisone is a widely used mild steroid (corticosteroid) that is applied topically to the skin for the rapid relief of various skin conditions, including:

  • Dermatitis
  • Detergent hands.
  • Insect bites.
  • Jewellery allergy.
  • Mild to moderate eczema.
  • Plant allergy.

How does Hydrocortisone Cream work?

Inflammation of the skin occurs due to an irritation or allergic reaction causing various substances to be released within the skin. These substances widen blood vessels, causing problems such as itchiness, swelling, pain and redness.

However, when you apply Hydrocortisone cream, it works in the skin cells prevent the inflammatory substances from being released. This reduces the aforementioned symptoms, whilst calming and soothing the skin.

Can I buy Hydrocortisone online without a prescription?

Hydrocortisone is a non-prescription cream for eczema (mild to moderate) and other skin problems. It is a ‘Pharmacy’ (P) product, meaning you will just need to answer a short health questionnaire which will be assessed by one of our registered Pharmacists. This ensures the medication is safe and suited for you or the intended patient when you buy 1% Hydrocortisone cream.

How to use Hydrocortisone Cream

Please read the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) when buy Hydrocortisone cream online for full directions of use.

The medication can be used for up to 7 days and you should apply a thin layer of the cream, one or two times daily. Speak to your doctor if your symptoms do not improve.

What are the possible side effects of Hydrocortisone Cream?

Side effects are rare, and most people don’t get any. Possible side effects may vary from one person to the next, as with any product. You should always read the manufacturer’s instructions before using this or any other product.

This will give you important instructions on how and when to use the product, as well as any possible side effects.

How we package your order

Your medication is placed inside a plain delivery box* for protection, then sealed inside a special tamper-proof Royal Mail envelope before being dispatched from our in-house pharmacy.

  • Discreet plain packaging / No mention of medication
  • Our minimum sized delivery box* to protect the medication in transit is: W - 18cm, H - 6.5cm, D - 8.5cm
  • Royal Mail Tracked 24 or 48 hr (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail Special Delivery Before 1pm (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail Local Collect (UK addresses)
  • Royal Mail International Signed For (Overseas addresses)
  • Some delivery types will require you to sign for the parcel
  • Some delivery types will require you to show Photo ID for the parcel
  • Find out more information about delivery types here
How It Works
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1. Select treatment

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2. Complete online consultation

Confidentiality assured as our prescribers check your form, and a safe and secure checkout is guaranteed.

3. Next day discrete delivery

Our pharmacists dispense your treatment conveniently to your home or work so you never have to miss a delivery.

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