Clobetagen 0.05% Cream

Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Clobetagen 0.05% Cream

Primarily used for

15 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Clobetagen Cream


Uses of Clobetagen Cream

Clobetagen 0.05% Cream is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.

Side effects of Clobetagen Cream


Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.


How to use Clobetagen Cream

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Clobetagen Cream works

Clobetagen 0.05% cream is a topical corticosteroid (anti-inflammatory medicine). It works by reducing redness, itching, and swelling caused by various skin conditions.

In Depth Information on Clobetagen Cream

Expert advice for Clobetagen Cream

  • Clobetagen helps relieve skin inflammation (redness and swelling) and itching.
  • Apply only a thin layer of the affected area(s) of your skin.
  • Do not use it on the face, underarms, or groin area.
  • Avoid applying Clobetagen for more than 2 weeks continuously, unless instructed by your doctor as it may lead to skin thinning.
  • Do not place bandage or dressings over the areas where the medicine is applied.
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Special precautions for Clobetagen 0.05% Cream
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Clobetagen 0.05% Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Clobetagen 0.05% Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Clobetagen 0.05% Cream via licking.
Clobetagen 0.05% Cream does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Clobeta
gen 0.05% Cream in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Clobeta
gen 0.05% Cream in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Clobetagen 0.05% Cream

Frequently asked questions for Clobetasol Topical

Clobetagen is a potent topical corticosteroid used for the treatment of itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions.
Clobetagen is used for the treatment of various scalp and skin conditions; however, it is not used for the treatment of hair loss. Talk to your doctor if you need treatment for hair loss.
Long-term use of steroids may damage your hair, causing hair loss especially when you use an airtight dressing. Always follow the advice of your doctor regarding its use and talk to your doctor in case you have hair loss while using Clobetagen.
Clobetagen is not be used for the treatment of acne. Talk to your doctor if you need any treatment for acne.
Clobetagen belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids. It helps to reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems.
Clobetagen is used to help reduce the redness and itchiness in certain skin problems like relapsing eczema, psoriasis, lichen planus, dermatitis and other skin conditions that have not responded to milder steroid creams or ointments.
Clobetagen is not be used for conditions like athlete's foot or ringworm. Please talk to your doctor for the treatment of your condition.
Clobetagen is not an antifungal drug. It is a topical corticosteroid.
Thinning of skin is an uncommon side effect of Clobetagen. It may also cause stretch marks. Talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects while using Clobetagen.

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