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What medications interact with Westcort (hydrocortisone valerate) cream?

Westcort (hydrocortisone valerate) cream can interact with other topical products and medications, especially those that can cause skin irritation. This includes harsh soaps and shampoos, skin products containing alcohol or other astringents, hair removers, waxes and hair coloring agents. Tell your doctor if you are taking any other corticosteroids or drugs that weaken the immune system before using this medication.  

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