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What should I know about hydrocortisone butyrate?

Hydrocortisone butyrate is only intended to treat certain skin disorders and is not effective against bacterial, fungal, or viral skin infections. Before taking hydrocortisone butyrate tell your doctor if you have ever had an allergic reaction to a corticosteroid such as prednisone. Your doctor should also know if you are diabetic or if you have a history of poor circulation or a weak immune system.

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