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Clobetamil G Cream 25gm
Clobetamil G Cream 25gm
Clobetamil G Cream 25gm
Clobetamil G Cream 25gm
Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

By PROCTER & GAMBLE HEALTHCARE
25g Cream in Tube
22.76*
MRP 28.10
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Clobetasol(0.05 %) + Gentamicin(0.1 %)
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Therapeutic classification
Topical Antibiotic And Steroid

Medical Description

Clobetamil G cream is used to treat bacterial skin infections. It contains clobetasol and gentamicin as active ingredients. Clobetasol is a steroid and has anti-inflammatory properties and gentamicin is an antibacterial agent. The cream helps to reduce the symptoms like redness, swelling and itchiness. Wash your hand before and after applying the cream. Apply this cream as advised by your doctor. Avoid the medicine to treat other skin conditions than prescribed by the doctor. It is used for external application and must be applied as recommended by the doctor.
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Uses of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Clobetamil G cream is used to treat bacterial skin infections. It helps to reduce symptoms like pain, itching, redness and oozing associated with skin infections.

Contraindications of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

  • If you are allergic to clobetasol, gentamicin or other ingredients of Clobetamil G cream.
  • If you suffer from acne or an infection on the face, around the mouth or private parts.
  • If you have chickenpox, shingles, warts or other wounds and skin infections.
  • If you have an untreated skin infection or skin thinning problem.
  • The medicine must not be used in children below 1 year of age and for a nappy rash.

Side effects of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Burning sensation, itching, irritation, rash, dryness, redness of skin at the area Clobetamil G cream is applied.

Precautions and Warnings of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Clobetamil G cream during pregnancy?
A:
Clobetamil G cream must be used under medical supervision as there is little safety information available. If it is prescribed, avoid using it on larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Clobetamil G cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is little information available on the use of Clobetamil G cream in breastfeeding mothers. Caution must be exercised while using the medicine and avoid using it on the breast or areas near the breast or large area of the body for a prolonged duration.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after applying Clobetamil G cream?
A:
Clobetamil G cream is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or the ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while using the cream?
A:
There is little information about the effects of Clobetamil G cream with alcohol, avoid taking alcohol in excessive amount.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had an allergic reaction to steroids.
  • You suffer from a skin condition called psoriasis.
  • You develop infection or superinfection after using Clobetamil G cream.
  • You are applying it on a cut or broken skin or a larger skin area.
  • Avoid getting the cream into the eyes, nose, mouth, open wounds, armpits, private parts. In case of such exposure, wash the affected part thoroughly with water.
  • You develop diarrhoea or stomach cramps.
  • You develop an allergic reaction after using Clobetamil G cream.
  • You are applying other topical medicines (cream, ointment, lotion, etc.).
  • You do not notice an improvement in the condition after applying the medicine for two weeks.
  • It must not be used for a longer duration without proper medical guidance.

Mode of Action of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

How Does It Work?

  • It works by the combined effect of both the components - Clobetasol and Gentamicin.
  • Clobetasol is a steroid, blocks the production of chemical substances in the body (prostaglandins) which cause itching, swelling and redness.
  • Gentamicin is an antibiotic and inhibits the growth and multiplication of bacteria causing infection.

Directions for Use of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

  • The cream is used for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by the doctor or pharmacist.
  • Follow the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply the cream on the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container to the infected area of the skin.
  • Clean the hands before and after using the medicine unless the hands are the area to be treated.
  • If the eyes come in contact with the medicine rinse the eyes with clean water.

Interactions of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • The cream is applied externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines which are taken orally. It interacts with other topically applied creams, lotion and gel. Discuss with the doctor if you are using other topical gel or cream.
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  • It must be used with caution along with ritonavir (used in HIV infection) and itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections), as it may increase the risk of having side effects.

Storage and disposal of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

  • Store in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Avoid using expired medicines.

Dosage of Clobetamil G Cream 25gm

Overdose

Clobetamil G cream is used for external application, an overdose is unlikely. But excessive use of the medicine for a longer period leads to steroid toxicity. Upon accidental ingestion, contact the doctor or visit the nearest hospital. If you have overapplied it, wipe out the excess medicine with tissue or cotton.
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying the cream, apply it as soon as possible. Avoid overapplying the medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Clobetamil G cream?

A: It is used to treat bacterial skin infections. It helps to reduce symptoms like pain, itching, redness and oozing associated with skin infections.

Q: How to use Clobetamil G cream?

  • Use the cream as directed by the doctor or pharmacist.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Follow the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply the cream to the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container to the infected area of the skin.
  • Clean the hands before and after using the medicine.

Q: Can I stop using Clobetamil G cream if I feel the symptoms are getting better?

A: No, you must continue using Clobetamil G cream as long as it is advised by the treating physician, even if you feel better. The symptoms may reduce soon but it takes time for the infection to be cured.

Q: Does Clobetamil G cream contain a steroid?

A: Yes, Clobetamil G cream contains clobetasol and gentamicin as active ingredient. Clobetasol is a steroid and gentamicin is an antibiotic.

Q: Can Clobetamil G cream be used for fairness?

A: No, Clobetamil G cream cannot be used to treat fairness. It is used to treat bacterial infections of the skin.

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ContainsClobetasol(0.05 %),Gentamicin(0.1 %)
UsesBacterial skin infections
Side effectsBurning sensation, rash
Last Updated on: 26 Jul 2021 | 11:40 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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