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Momate-XL 0.1% Cream


Uses of Momate Cream

Momate-XL 0.1% Cream is used in the treatment of skin conditions with inflammation & itching.

Momate Cream side effects

  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Momate 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 Momate Cream works

Momate-XL 0.1% Cream is a steroid. It works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy.

Momate Cream related warnings

No interaction found/established
Momate-XL 0.1% 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.
Momate-XL 0.1% Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

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Expert Advice

  • Momate-XL 0.1% Cream 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 Momate-XL 0.1% Cream and consult your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor if your skin condition has not improved after 2 weeks of treatment. 

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Momate

I'm facing problem of alopecia barbea. I have a bald patch in my beard. I'm applying Keto4S ointment. Nothing seen result. Please tell effective solutionPlease suggest best treatment
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
Momate cream apply bd for 7days
I'm using skin shine ointment my skin becoming red so I what to do
Dr. Atula Gupta
Skin Specialist
Stop that ointment . Apply Momate cream twice daily for 3 days then stop momate cream
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User Feedback


Q. Is mometasone a steroid drug?

Yes. Mometasone is a steroid drug

Q. Is Mometasone available or sold over the counter?

No. Mometasone is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter

Q. Is mometasone the same as hydrocortisone?

No. Mometasone and hydrocortisone are different drugs; although both are steroids

Q. Is mometasone safe?

Yes. Mometasone is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor

Q. Does mometasone treat ringworm/acne/eczema?

Mometasone does not treat ringworm/acne or eczema. It only treats the symptoms of inflammation related to the above conditions

Q. Does mometasone cause weight gain?

There is no evidence of mometasone causing weight gain. If you notice any such symptom, please consult your doctor

Q. Does mometasone lighten skin?

Yes. Mometasone may lighten the area of skin which is darkened due to any infection.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Momate-XL 0.1% Cream. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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