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  • Eczema
  • Ringworm
  • Candida skin infections

Daktacort Cream 10g

by Aspin Pharma

Daktacort cream is used to treat various skin conditions like eczema. ringworm, and candida skin infections.

Rs. 141
Rs. 141

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Daktacort Cream Uses

Daktacort cream is used to treat various skin conditions like eczema. ringworm, and candida skin infections. It works by killing fungi that cause infections, and reducing inflammation and relieving itching, swelling or discomfort associated with such skin conditions.

Daktacort cream is composed of Miconazole, an antifungal medication that stops the growth and spread of fungi. It also contains Hydrocortisone, a corticosteroid that reduces inflammation caused by skin infections.

Daktacort Cream 10g formula

  • Hydrocortisone
  • Miconazole

Available forms

  • Cream

Risks and warnings

You should know the risks and warnings of Daktacort cream to prevent its misuse.

There are some specific circumstances under which the use of certain medications is contraindicated or considered dangerous. So if you are taking any medicine it's always a good practice to familiarize yourself with its risks and warnings.

The risks and warnings associated with Daktacort cream are:

  • Pregnancy

Consult your doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant.

  • Breastfeeding

Consult your doctor before using it if you are breastfeeding

  • Hypersensitivity

Patients allergic to any of the ingredients in Daktacort cream are advised not to use it.

  • Hypothalamic Pituitary Adrenal (HPA) Axis Suppression

Due to the increased absorption of hydrocortisone, which is a corticosteroid, there might be the manifestation of hypercortisolism that happens in Cushing’s syndrome, and reversible hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis suppression. In case any of the symptoms are observed, reduce the frequency of Daktacort cream’s absorption.

  • Visual Disturbances

Visual disturbances are observed with this cream, such as that seen in glaucoma and cataract.

  • In Children

In children, more absorption of this cream is observed, hence they are more susceptible to adverse effects of it. Long-term usage for children under 12 years of age should be avoided as it can cause adrenal suppression.

  • Viral Infection

This cream should not be used in case of any skin viral infection (for example; shingles, chicken pox) or bacterial lesion.

  • Circulation Problems

Patients who have problems with circulation shouldn’t use this cream.

How to use Daktacort Cream 10g?

  • Wash your hands before applying the cream
  • Gently apply a thin layer of Daktacort cream onto the affected area
  • Don not use it in large quantities
  • Daktacort cream is for external use only
  • Avoid getting the cream in your eyes
  • Do not use the cream after the expiration date has passed

Daktacort Cream Side Effects

The common side effects of Daktacort cream are:

  • Skin irritation
  • Rash
  • Blisters
  • Skin discoloration
  • Redness
  • Peeling or cracking of the skin
  • Burning sensation

Storage Conditions

  • Store the medicine at room temperature
  • Keep out of reach and sight of children
  • Protect it from sunlight and moisture
  • Do not refrigerate


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of Daktacort Cream 10g in Pakistan?

The Daktacort Cream 10g price in Pakistan is Rs. 141

What is Daktacort Cream 10g used for?

Daktacort Cream 10g is used in the following conditions:
  • Eczema
  • Ringworm
  • Candida skin infections

What is Daktacort Cream 10g composed of?

Daktacort Cream 10g is composed of:
  • Hydrocortisone
  • Miconazole

Do you need a prescription to buy Daktacort Cream 10g?

To buy Daktacort Cream 10g you must have a prescription signed by your doctor.


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