Singapore – HSA Alert: Undeclared Potent Ingredients Found in Four Skin Creams; Infant Hospitalised with Serious Adverse Reaction

An infant (less than one-year-old) developed Cushing’s syndrome following the use of an unlabelled cream for diaper rash. The other three creams were used by consumers to treat their eczema. Users of these creams became concerned about the products when they experienced rapid relief of their condition which worsened when they stopped using them. HSA has tested the creams and found that they contained potent medicinal ingredients including steroids, antibiotics and antifungals…