Closone Ointment

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Medicine Overview of Closone Ointment

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Uses of Closone Ointment

Closone Ointment is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Closone Ointment

Common

Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.

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How to use Closone Ointment

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 gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Closone Ointment works

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

In Depth Information on Closone Ointment

Expert advice for Closone Ointment

  • Closone 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 Closone 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Closone Ointment
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Closone Ointment 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.
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Lactation
Closone Ointment 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 Closone Ointment via licking.
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Driving
SAFE
Closone Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Closone
Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Closone
Ointment in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Closone 0.05% w/w Ointment

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Closone is a potent topical corticosteroid used for the treatment of itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions.
Closone 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 Closone.
Closone is not be used for the treatment of acne. Talk to your doctor if you need any treatment for acne.
Closone belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids. It helps to reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems.
Closone 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.
Closone is not be used for conditions like athlete's foot or ringworm. Please talk to your doctor for the treatment of your condition.
Closone is not an antifungal drug. It is a topical corticosteroid.
Thinning of skin is an uncommon side effect of Closone. It may also cause stretch marks. Talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects while using Closone.
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