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Dosetil Lotion

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Primary uses of Dosetil Lotion

Skin conditions with inflammation & itching
MRP
128
30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Dosetil Lotion

Uses of Dosetil Lotion

Dosetil Lotion is used in the treatment of skin conditions with inflammation & itching.

Dosetil Lotion side effects

Common

Side Effects of Dosetil are Headache, Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness), Cough, Viral infection, Upper respiratory tract infection.

How to use Dosetil Lotion

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Dosetil Lotion works

Dosetil Lotion is a mild to moderate strength steroid. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.
In Depth Information on Dosetil Lotion

Expert advice for Dosetil Lotion

  • Dosetil Lotion is used to treat the redness, swelling, itching, and discomfort of various skin conditions.
  • It should be applied to the affected areas as a thin film two or three times daily, or as advised by your doctor.
  • Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Don't cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages unless directed by a doctor, as this may increase the risk of side effects.
  • If you think the area of skin you are treating has become infected you should stop using Dosetil Lotion and consult your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor if your skin condition has not improved after four weeks of treatment. Do not use it for more than 4 consecutive weeks at a time.
  • Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Dosetil Lotion. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.
  • Do not stop taking Dosetil Lotion suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.
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Dosetil Lotion related warnings

Special precautions for Dosetil Lotion
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dosetil Lotion 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Dosetil Lotion is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Frequently asked questions about Dosetil Lotion

Frequently asked questions about Desonide
Q. Is Dosetil a steroid?
Yes. Dosetil belongs to a class of medicines called topical corticosteroids
Q. Is Dosetil safe for face/eyelids?
Dosetil can be applied to the affected area on face by taking the medicine in hands and then gently rubbing it to the affected area of the face. It should not be used on eyes/area around eyes. Always follow the instructions of the doctor regarding its precise usage
Q. Is Dosetil an antifungal/does it treat ringworm?
No, Dosetil is not an antifungal medicine and it does not treat ringworm
Q. Is Dosetil cream used for acne?
No. Dosetil is not used for treating acne
Q. Does Dosetil lighten skin/ thin skin?
Dosetil may cause lightening of treated skin as a side effect. It is known to cause skin thinning if used in overdose. Please follow your doctor's instructions carefully about use of Dosetil
Q. Is Dosetil cream safe for babies?
Use of Dosetil cream, lotion, and ointment in children, and the use of other formulations like Dosetil foam and gel in children below 3 months of age are not recommended for the risk of serious side-effects, however, if required it will be determined by the doctor
Q. Does Dosetil work?
It is effective in treating symptoms of skin discomfort such as redness, itching and inflammation when used as per the dose and for the duration prescribed by a doctor
Q. Is it safe?
Desonide is safe.
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Substitutes for Dosetil Lotion

Desowen 0.05% Lotion
Galderma India Pvt Ltd
₹5.59/ml of Lotion
31% costlier
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