Tecnu Corticool 1.0% Hydrocortisone Anti-Itch Gel



Adults and children 2 years of age and older: Cleanse skin with soap and water, then dry affected area. Apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily; rub thoroughly into skin. Children under 2 years of age: Do not use; consult a doctor. Other information: Store at 59 to 86degrees F (15 to 30degrees C).



Tecnu® Corticool® 1.0% Hydrocortisone Anti-Itch Cooling Gel. Soothing, long-lasting relief. Outdoor solutions since 1962. Instant absorbing itch relief. 50% more than 1 oz. Eczema & psoriasis. Insect bites. Inflammation & redness. Poison ivy & oak. Pollen & other minor rashes. Maximum strength.

Other Description

Why Corticool works fast! Unlike traditional hydrocortisone creams and ointments, Corticool is a water-based gel. This unique formula absorbs quickly to start working right away, while other products "float" on the skin's surface taking thirty minutes or longer to stop your itch. Many anti-itch products (creams, ointments and prescriptions) are oil-based, causing the hydrocortisone, to "float" on the skin's surface, slowing down penetration of the active ingredient. Tecnu Corticool is water-based, allowing the hydrocortisone to more easily penetrate through the skin's surface, and give soothing, long-lasting relief. Uses: For the temporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation and rashes due to: Poison oak/ivy/sumac. Eczema. Insect bites. Soaps. Detergents. Psoriasis. Cosmetics. Jewelry. Seborrheic dermatitis. Other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a doctor. Cool the Burn, Stop the Itch. Upon applying Corticool, you will notice menthol cooling and soothing your rash. And since the hydrocortisone can easily absorb through your skin's surface, you will experience hours of itch relief. Questions? Call 1-800-ITCHING™. Serious side effects may also be reported to this number. ©2013.


Active Ingredient - Hydrocortisone 1% - Purpose - Anti-Itch. Inactive Ingredients: Hypromellose, Menthol, Polyoxyl 35 Castor Oil, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, SD Alcohol 40-B (20% By Weight).


For external use only
Do not use:
For the treatment of diaper rash; consult a doctor
When using this product:
Avoid contact with eyes
Stop use and ask doctor if:
Condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days, do not use this or any other hydrocortisone unless directed by a doctor.
Keep out of reach of children.
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.