Animax Ointment is a medication that is used to treat many different skin conditions. It contains the active ingredient hydrocortisone, which is commonly used in topical medications such as Animax Ointment because it can help suppress the symptoms of eczema and various other skin conditions. You can use Animax Ointment every day to help keep your symptoms under control or when you experience flare-ups.
What Is Animax Ointment Used For?
The only FDA-approved use for Animax Ointment is to treat skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis, and dermatitis. It can also be used to treat skin conditions in animals caused by allergies.
Animax Ointment contains hydrocortisone that prevents the release of substances in your body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling). In addition to reducing inflammation and itching on your skin, Animax Ointment helps prevent blisters from forming if you have a condition like contact dermatitis or poison ivy.
How to Use Animax OIntment
Use Animax ointment exactly as directed by your doctor.
Apply a small amount of ointment to the affected area and gently massage it in until the cream is completely absorbed by your skin.
Other Uses for Animax Ointment
Animax Ointment may be used to treat fungal infections of the skin. It is also used to treat ringworm and a variety of other fungal infections, such as athlete’s foot, jock itch and yeast infections. Some patients use Animax Ointment on their nails to treat nail fungus.
Animax Ointment is used to treat skin conditions.
Animax Ointment is an ointment that contains the active ingredient mometasone furoate. It is used to treat skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema and dermatitis (atopic dermatitis).