Exevate 0.05% Cream

Ochoa Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Exevate 0.05% Cream

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Primarily used for

20 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Exevate Cream


Uses of Exevate Cream

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

Side effects of Exevate Cream


Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.


How to use Exevate 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 Exevate Cream works

Exevate 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 Exevate Cream

Expert advice for Exevate Cream

Tell your doctor if you have diabetes or any type of skin infection.  Do not use the cream on your face repetitively for more than 5 days. Do not use betamethasone topical for more than 2 weeks and inform your doctor if symptoms do not disappear after 2 weeks of use. Do not use a large amount of cream continuously on large areas of the body as it may affect your hormones. Exercise caution when using in children as excessive usage of cream may affect their growth and development.  Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention. Do not cover the treated skin area unless indicated by your doctor. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.   
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Special precautions for Exevate 0.05% Cream
No interaction found
Exevate 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.
Exevate 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.
It is not known whether Exevate 0.05% Cream alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Exevate 0.05% Cream is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Exevate 0.05% Cream may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Exevate 0.05% Cream is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Exevate 0.05% Cream may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Exevate 0.05% Cream

Frequently asked questions for Betamethasone Topical

Q. Is betamethasone cream available as over the counter (OTC) product?
Betamethasone cream is not available as OTC product
Q. Does betamethasone topical lighten skin/ bleach skin?
Betamethasone topical may cause skin pigmentation in few patients. It may lighten or darken the skin color. Do not use betamethasone without doctor's advice
Q. Is betamethasone valerate used for acne/ ringworm?
No. Betamethasone valerate can be used in conditions like eczema (a type of itchy skin rash), atopic dermatitis (inflammation of skin) and psoriasis of the scalp, hands and feet
Q. Does betnesol work in retention edema?
No. Betnesol (i.e. betamethasone) cannot be used in retention edema. On the contrary, it causes the fluid and salt retention thereby adding to the edema problem
Q. Is betamethasone stronger than hydrocortisone?
Betamethasone and hydrocortisone belong to the same class of medications (i.e. corticosteroids) and produce almost similar pharmacological responses. The effect may vary based on the conditions and individual response. Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use.

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