Who should not take hydrocortisone butyrate?

People who are allergic to hydrocortisone or other corticosteroids should not use hydrocortisone butyrate. You should not use hydrocortisone butyrate without your doctor's express permission if you become seriously ill or are due to undergo a surgical procedure. If you get a sunburn, cut, or open sore where you usually apply the medication, you should stop using it until the condition heals.