This chemical is a topical corticosteriod in the group A (hydrocortisone), and most commonly used in nasal sprays.


Please be aware that if your spouse or significant other uses topical skin care products that contain this chemical, skin-to-skin transfer may occur to you.

It may take 2 to 3 weeks of avoiding exposure before improvement of your eruption begins.

Other names you may see this chemical listed as:
  JO 1016
  Tixocortol pivalate

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Nasal Sprays

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This information is provided as educational only and is
not intended to substitute for medical care or recommendations by a physician.