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Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

Information about Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin Uses

Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin is used in the treatment of skin infections.

How Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin works

Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin is a combination of three medicines: Clobetasol , Miconazole and Neomycin, which treats skin infections. Clobetasol is a steroid medicine. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy. Miconazole is an antifungal which stops the growth of fungi by preventing them from forming their own protective covering. Neomycin is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by the bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects of Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness), Thinning of skin
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Expert advice for Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

  • Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin must be applied as a thin layer on the affected area as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not use this medicine more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Before each application, wash the affected area with soap and water and dry well. 
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • Do not 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.
  • Inform your doctor if the treated skin area does not improve after 2-4 weeks of treatment.

Frequently asked questions for Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

Clobetasol + Miconazole + Neomycin

Q. How to use Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin?

Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin should be used as advised by the doctor or as per the instructions on the label of the medicine. Apply a thin layer of it to cover the affected areas. The dose would depend on the condition for which it is prescribed. Wash your hands after using Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin unless it is used for treating infection of the hands. Avoid contact with the eyes.

Q. Can I stop using Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop using Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin without consulting your doctor. Use Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin in the dose and duration prescribed by the doctor. Usually, your condition will improve within a few days. If the condition worsens or does not improve within seven days, treatment and diagnosis should be re-evaluated. However, if the treatment is recommended to be continued for a longer duration, it should be done under medical supervision.

Q. What precautions should I take while using Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin?

Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin should be used carefully only over the affected area, avoiding the medicine from getting into the eyes. Do not apply a bandage or dressing on the area being treated, as this will increase the absorption of the medicine and increase the risk of side effects. This medicine should only be used for the condition it is prescribed for. Do not use it for any other condition without consulting your doctor. Do not give it to other people even if their condition appears to be the same.

Q. What would happen if I use a higher than the recommended dose of Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin for long periods?

Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin should be used only for the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. This medicine contains a steroid, clobetasol which when used in higher doses and for longer periods can get absorbed in the blood and cause adrenal suppression and Cushing's syndrome. It can cause weight gain, high blood pressure and rounding of the face. Its application can cause a change in color of skin at the site of application. Veins beneath the skin become visible due to the thinning and weakening of the skin. There could be an increased hair growth. If you experience an increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage of Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin?

Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin should be stored at or below room temperature, away from direct heat or sunlight. Do not freeze. Also, keep it away from the reach of pets and children.

Q. What are the contraindications associated with the use of Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin?

Use of Clobetasol+Miconazole+Neomycin is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medicine. Its use should be avoided in case of any primary infected skin lesions caused by infection with fungi, bacteria or yeast, viral infections (herpes or chickenpox). Its use should also be avoided in treating acne or rosacea. Consult your doctor before using it for any condition.

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