Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
By AMIDEEP PHARMACEUTICALS
50g Cream in Tube
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Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm is a type of steroid medicine belonging to the corticosteroid class of medicines that is used for the treatment of various skin conditions. The generic name of this medicine is clobetasol.
Uses of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
- The uses of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm are for the treatment of Itching skin disorders, redness, swelling, various other allergies and sensations of burning and pain.
Contraindications of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
- Allergic to this cream or its constituents
- Infants below the age of one year
- Severe redness around the skin
- Itching around genitals
- Rashes around mouth
Side effects of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
- Fragile skin
- Acne breakouts
- Hair fall
- Skin irritation
- Weight gain
- Burning or irritation at the region of application
- Dry skin
- Thinning of skin (stretch marks)
- Swelling of face, lips or eyelids
- Sleep disturbances
- Mood changes
Precautions and Warnings of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
Can I apply the medicine during pregnancy?
The administration of this cream is not safe during pregnancy.
Can I apply the medicine during breastfeeding?
The topical use of this cream is safe during breastfeeding. Do not use/apply this cream near the breast area during the period of breastfeeding.
Can I drive if I have applied the medicine?
The topical application of this cream does not hamper one's ability to drive.
Can I consume alcohol after I have applied the medicine?
The topical application of this cream is not known to interact with intake of alcohol.
Other General Warnings
Talk to your doctor if
- You are suffering from skin infections, severe flushing of skin, red rashes around your mouth and itching around the genitals
- You are allergic to this medicine or its constituents
Mode of Action of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
How Does It Work?
The composition of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm minimizes the action of various substances that cause itching and swelling, thereby relieving pain and itching caused by such conditions.
Directions for Use of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
Please ensure that you have cleaned the affected skin area before applying this cream. Take the exact amount as advised by your physician and apply it gently. Caution must be taken not to apply it around the eyes or mouth. You need to wash your hands properly before and applying this medicine.
Interactions of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
Interactions with other medicines
Do not mix this cream with other topical medicines. Also, individuals, who are on the prescription of ritonavir and itraconazole, need inform their doctor before the administration of this medicine.
Interactions with food items
Interactions of this medicine with food products are not known.
Other general Interactions
Individuals with medical conditions such as perioral dermatitis (red rash around the mouth), rosacea (flushing of skin) and acne should avoid its topical application.
Storage and disposal of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
Store this cream in room temperature far away from moisture, light, heat and reach of children or pets. Discard the cream if it is expired or unused via standard protocols advised by a pharmacist.
Dosage of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm
If you have applied the cream more than necessary, first wash it with water and get immediate medical help. The overapplication (overdose) of Clodip 0.05% Cream 50gm can lead to skin thinning, bruises, acne formation, facial hair growth and menstrual disorders.
Missed a Dose
If you fail to apply the cream, apply it immediately at the earliest whenever you remember it. If it is nearly time for next scheduled application, then follow the regular schedule of application. Do not apply more than recommended.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What information should I know before starting the treatment with this cream?
A: It is important to adhere to the instructions provided on the package leaflet. Discuss all your medical and surgical conditions, allergies and the prescribed medications to your doctor. This medicine should be externally applied in exact amount as prescribed. Oral intake is strictly prohibited. It should not be applied near eyes as the risk of it getting into eyes increases to a large extent.
Q: Can this medicine be used in children?
A: Children should stay away from the topical application of this medicine as their skin can absorb a large amount of this medicine, further leading to undesirable side effects.
Q: What precautions should I take after application?
A: Do not cover the skin after the application of this cream as doing so can cause more amount of medicine to penetrate your skin, thereby causing harm. Do not wear tight-fitting clothes after its administration. If case of any side effects, call your doctor.
Q: Where should I avoid using this cream?
A: You should not use this cream on your face, groin region or in the underarms. If this cream gets (accident or deliberate) in your eyes, wash your eyes with plenty of water.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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