How often should I use hydrocortisone valerate cream?

You should follow your doctor’s instructions for using hydrocortisone valerate cream, which is prescribed to relieve itching and swelling from a variety of skin conditions. Sometimes it’s used once a day, but your doctor may recommend you use it up to four times a day, depending on the severity of your condition. If you have any questions about this prescription cream and how often to use it, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.

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