Daktacort cream is a medicine which is used to treat inflamed conditions of the skin such as eczema and dermatitis which may be caused by infection with certain fungi and bacteria.
The cream contains the following ingredients:
- Miconazole nitrate – an antifungal which works by destroying both the fungus that causes the infection and some of the associated bacteria which may also be present.
- Hydrocortisone – a mild â€˜topical steroidâ€™ which reduces inflammation, swelling, redness and itching of the skin.
The active substances are miconazole nitrate (2% w/w) and hydrocortisone (1% w/w).
Please Note: This has been classified as a ‘Prescription only medicine’. Image for illustration purposes only.