It is used to treat certain inflammatory, itchy or allergic skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis when a bacterial or fungal infection may be present
Stinging, burning, itching, irritation, dryness, or redness at the application site may occur when this medication is first applied to the skin. These effects should disappear in a few days as your body adjusts to the medication. If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.