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food
alcohol
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No interaction found
No interaction found
Clovate g 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Clovate g cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR CLOVATE G

Clobetasol Topical(0.05%w/w)

Uses

Clobetasol Topical is used in the treatment of allergic disorders, skin disorders and oral lichen planus

How it works

Clobetasol belongs to a class of medications called as corticosteroids. It works by reducing the action of certain chemicals in the body that cause inflammation.

Common side effects

Muscle disorders, Electrolyte imbalance, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Application site irritation, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Itching, Behavioural changes, Burning sensation, Increased blood pressure, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract, Increased risk of infection
Gentamicin Topical(0.1%w/w)

Uses

Gentamicin Topical is used in the treatment of bacterial infections

How it works

Gentamicin Topical is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects

Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness

SUBSTITUTES FOR CLOVATE G

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  • ZINCODERM G 0.05% W/W/0.1% W/W CREAM
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    Rs. 0.86/GM of cream
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    Menarini India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 0.85/GM of cream
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  • COLBET G CREAM
    (50 GM cream in tube)
    Parry Pharma Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 0.90/GM of cream
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    Rs. 45
    save 63% more per GM of cream
  • CLOPINATE G CREAM
    (30 GM cream in tube)
    Monichem Healthcare Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 2.83/GM of cream
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    Rs. 85
    pay 16% more per GM of cream

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Expert advice FOR CLOVATE G

  • Do not use in conditions such as acne, fungal skin infections, e.g. athlete's foot, ringworm, candida skin infections, severe flushing of skin on and around your nose (rosacea), spotty red rash around your mouth (perioral dermatitis), infected skin (unless the infection is being treated with an anti-infective medicine at the same time),itchy skin around the genitals or back passage, itchy skin which is not inflamed, nappy rash, widespread plaque psoriasis (raised, red patches covered with a silvery white buildup of dead skin cells or scale).
  • Caution is to be observed while applying the cream on large areas of the body for a long time like few weeks or months.
  • If your skin problem does not improve in 2 to 4 weeks, talk to your doctor.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to clobetasol propionate or any of its ingredients.
  • It sholud not given to children below 1 year of age.

Frequently asked questions FOR CLOVATE G

Clobetasol Topical

Q.

Is clobetasol propionate a steroid?
Clobetasol propionate is a potent topical corticosteroid used for the treatment of itching, redness, dryness, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions.

Q.

Is clobetasol propionate topical used for treating hair loss?
Clobetasol topical 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.

Q.

Does clobetasol propionate topical cause hair loss?
Long-term use of steroids may damage your hair, causing hair loss especially if use then under 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 clobetasol.

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Is clobetasol propionate topical good for acne?
Clobetasol topical is not be used for the treatment of acne. Talk to your doctor if you need any treatment for acne.

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What is clobetasol propionate topical solution?
Clobetasol propionate topical solution belongs to a group of medicines called topical corticosteroids. It helps reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems.

Q.

What is clobetasol propionate topical solution used for?
Clobetasol propionate topical solution is used to help reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems. These skin problems include frequently relapsing eczema, psoriasis (thickened patches of inflamed, red skin, often covered by silvery scales), excluding widespread plaque psoriasis, lichen planus (a skin disease that causes itchy, reddish-purple, flat-topped bumps on the wrists, forearms or lower legs), discoid lupus erythematosus (a disease of the skin most often affecting the face, ears and scalp causing scarring and increased sensitivity of the affected skin to sunlight), dermatitis and other skin conditions that have not responded to milder steroid creams or ointments.

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Is clobetasol propionate topical good for athlete's foot/ ringworm?
Clobetasol topical is not be used for conditions like athlete's foot or ringworm. Please talk to your doctor for the treatment of your condition.

Q.

Is clobetasol propionate an antifungal drug?
Clobetasol propionate is not an antifungal drug. It is a topical corticosteroid.

Q.

Does clobetasol propionate cause thinning of skin?
Thinning of skin is an uncommon side effect of clobetasol propionate. It may also cause stretch marks. Talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects while using clobetasol.

Gentamicin Topical

Q.

Is gentamicin topical a macrolide, steroid or a sulfa drug?
Gentamicin topical does not contain sulfa and is not a macrolide, or steroidal drug. It is a broad spectrum aminoglycoside

Q.

Does gentamicin topical cause hearing loss or burn?
Yes gentamicin topical can cause hearing loss if used inappropriately. It can cause burning of eyes.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)