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Rapid relief from inflammation and pruritus

Cortavance® is a potent topical steroid, containing HCA, for the symptomatic treatment of inflammatory and pruritic skin disorders

Product features & benefits:

  • Recommended by the International Committee on Allergic Diseases of Animals1
  • A topical treatment targeting the skin and nowhere else
  • Treat up to a third of the body at a time, every day at dose level
  • Cortavance® can be used for long-term management of atopic dermatitis
  • No known incompatibilities
  • Negligible side effects
  • Cortavance® acts only in the skin and contains HCA, which is 30 times more potent than hydrocortisone
  • There is NO transdermal absorption at dose level with negligible side effects at dose level
  • HCA is highly lipophilic, absorbed rapidly into the dermal layer, creating a concentrated reservoir effect of active ingredients
  • Avoiding the side effects associated with systemic therapy


Presentations available:

  • 31ml
  • 76ml


1. Olivry T, DeBoer DJ, Favrot C, et al. Treatment of canine atopic dermatitis: 2010 clinical practice guidelines from the International Task Force on Canine Atopic Dermatitis.Vet Dermatol. 2010;21(3):233–248.

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