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Westcort (Hydrocortisone Valerate 0.20%)

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There is no brand product of Westcort.

Generic Equivalent of Westcort
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Type: drug type
Product: Hydrocortisone Valerate 0.20% Cream
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: Canada
Dosage: 0.2 %/15 gm
Type: drug type
Product: Hydrocortisone Valerate 0.20% Cream
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: Canada
Dosage: 0.2 %/45 gm
Type: drug type
Product: Hydrocortisone Valerate 0.20% Cream
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: Canada
Dosage: 0.2 %/60 gm

Westcort Information

reviewed by Dr. HaVy Ngo, Pharmacist on 2/6/2023 10:32:05 AM.
Westcort Details (Brand and Generic) Shop online through and order other skin medications at your convenience. If you would prefer to place your order over the phone, or if you have any questions, our Customer Service line is 1-866-920-3784. We currently have the generic Westcort cream also called Hydroval cream from Canada by Taro Pharma. Our customers may also buy Cormax and Topicort.


The generic Westcort is available in the strength of 0.2 %/15 gm, 0.2 %/45 gm, and 0.2 %/60 gm cream.


Westcort cream is a prescription cream used to treat a variety of skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies, and rash. Hydrocortisone valerate is a medium strength corticosteroid. It works by calming the body's immune response to reduce pain, redness, itching, swelling and other discomfort caused by skin conditions.

Side Effects and Precautions

Stop using the medication and get medical care if you have an allergic reaction. Signs of an allergic reaction may include difficulty breathing, hives (rash on your body) and swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. If you experience any of these symptoms, please call 911 or seek emergency medical care at the nearest emergency room (ER).

The common side effects of Westcort include stinging, burning, itching, irritation, dryness, or redness at the application site.

Contact your doctor if you notice any serious side effects such as:
• Acne;
• Extreme or unwanted hair growth;
• Hair bumps;
• Skin discoloration or thinning;
• Stretch marks

Rarely, this medication can absorb through the skin into the bloodstream. Call your doctor if you notice any side effects such as:
• Extreme or unusual tiredness;
• Headache;
• Increased thirst or urination;
• Swelling ankles or feet;
• Vision problems;
• Weight loss

Warnings and Interactions

Do not use Westcort cream if you are allergic to Hydrocortisone valerate or to other corticosteroids such as Prednisone or Triamcinolone or to any of the ingredients in this medication. Before you start using this medication, tell your doctor about your medical history especially if you have:
• Diabetes;
• Immune system problems;
• Poor blood circulation

You should not use Westcort cream if there is an infection or sore in the area to be treated. Tell your doctor if you have used corticosteroids within the past few months and about all the medications you use including prescription, OTC, herbal supplements and vitamins. There may be a drug interaction between Hydrocortisone valerate and other medications. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Questions and Answers

Why is Westcort more affordable from Canada than the United States?

In general, all drug prices, not only Westcort, are more affordable to order from Canada because the price of both the brand and generic medication is regulated by the government. Also, since we established in 2006, our vision is to provide safe and affordable medication to people in the US.

Is it safe to buy Westcort from your pharmacy?

Our products are sourced only from facilities certified by authorities in the countries we import them from. has a rigorous process for selecting our partners, so that you, our customer, get the safest medicine. We are also a Certified Canadian Pharmacy that adheres to the requirements imposed by the Province of British Columbia.

How much does Westcort cost in Canada?

At our pharmacy, the cost of Westcort cream 0.2 %/15 gm starts at $22.99.

How much is the shipping?

Our shipping fee is a flat rate of $10.00 per order. Our pharmacy focuses on getting you the lowest prices on high quality products.

How do I order from your pharmacy?

Ordering Westcort from us is very simple. You can place the order online or call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784. For additional information or for the ordering process, visit our How to Order page.

Are your Westcort prices competitive?

Yes, we are proud to offer some of the most competitive prices across Canadian pharmacies. In some cases, we might be able to either match or beat our competitors' prices. Please call our friendly customer service at 1866.920.3784.

Is there a limit on how many Westcort cream I am allowed to order at one time? can only dispense a maximum of a three month supply of Westcort at one time, as per your doctor's prescription.

Can I buy Westcort over the counter from you?

No, Westcort requires a valid prescription from your doctor. We do not sell this product without a valid prescription.

Do you ship to the United States?

Yes, we do. It usually takes between 7 and 18 business days to receive your order from our pharmacy.

Is there a generic for Westcort?

Yes, there is a generic alternative called Hydrocortisone Valerate 0.20% Cream.

How should I use Westcort?

Westcort topical should be applied to the affected area as a thin film two or three times daily, depending on the severity of the conditions and your doctor’s instructions. Do not use this medication in larger or smaller amounts, or for longer than prescribed. If no improvement is seen after two weeks, inform your doctor.

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