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Vytone Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Hydrocortisone acetate 1.9%, iodoquinol 1%; crm; contains aloe vera.

Pharmacological Class

Steroid + antibiotic.

How Supplied

Crm—30 (2g/sachet)


Vytone Indications


Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses with mild bacterial or fungal infection.

Vytone Dosage and Administration


Apply to affected area 3–4 times daily.


Not established.

Vytone Contraindications

Not Applicable

Vytone Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Vytone Warnings/Precautions


Treat infection if present; discontinue if infection persists or worsens. Do not use near eyes, or on diaper dermatitis or pre-existing skin atrophy. Avoid abrupt cessation in chronic use. Systemic absorption increased by broken or inflamed skin, prolonged use, application to large surface area, or use of occlusive dressings. Discontinue or reduce dose or potency if HPA axis suppression, Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia, glucosuria, or irritation occurs. Use lowest effective dose and potency (esp. in children). Do not use continuously or for prophylaxis. Reevaluate periodically. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Vytone Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Vytone Interactions


May interfere with thyroid function tests. May cause false (+) results in ferric chloride test.

Vytone Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of skin, secondary infections, skin atrophy, striae, miliaria.

Vytone Clinical Trials

See Literature

Vytone Note

Not Applicable

Vytone Patient Counseling

See Literature