Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml
Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml
Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml
Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

By HEGDE AND HEGDE PHARMACEUTICA
25ml Lotion in Tube
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Composition:

Therapeutic classification:

Topical Steroid
therapy

Medical Description

It is a synthetic steroid in lotion form which is dissolved in alcohol, mineral oil, purified water and other chemicals. It is similar to prednisolone with a high glucocorticoid activity and used as a local or topical application. The generic name is clobetasol propionate 0.05%.
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Uses of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml uses are the treatment of various skin conditions that are associated with redness, swelling and itching and which do not respond to mild steroids. These include psoriasis (psoriasis with plaque formation), eczema, lichen planus, discoid lupus erythromatosis
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Contraindications of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

  • It should not be used in cases of allergy to the active ingredient and other ingredients of the drug preparation, in children below 1 year, redness of skin around the nose (rosacea), red rash around the mouth (perioral dermatitis), itchy skin in groins and around anus, other skin infections.
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Side effects of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Common Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml side effects are skin allergy, appearance of boils or eruptions on the skin, skin becomes dry and breaks or tears easily in the area where Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml is applied.
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Precautions and Warnings of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml during pregnancy?
A:
Various research studies show that Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml when administered in pregnant animals (rats, rabbits, etc.) results in defects and death in the young ones. There no studies conducted in pregnant women. Based on animal studies doctors avoid using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml while breastfeeding?
A:
There is no information on whether steroid used as local application is secreted in breast milk. However, steroids when taken orally interfere with the normal functioning of adrenal gland. Hence Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml is prescribed with caution in breast feeding mothers.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml?
A:
No effects are seen on driving after using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml?
A:
Alcohol has no effects on the action of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Avoid applying Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml on face, under the arms, around the eyelids and the breast area. Inform the doctor immediately if you develop a skin infection after using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml. Avoid the use of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml in children and adolescents due to high risk of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression, slow growth, Cushing's syndrome, slow weight gain, high intracranial pressure or increased pressure in the brain, etc.
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Mode of Action of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

How Does It Work?

Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml acts by reducing the inflammation of the affected area. It decreases the itching and reduces the blood circulation in the inflamed area by shrinkage in the blood vessels.

Directions for Use of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

The medicine should be used only for application on skin. It should be used two times a day and gently rubbed on the affected surface. It should be used for 2 weeks and additional 2 weeks in severe psoriasis as advised by the doctor. Maximum Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml dosage is 50gm per week in adults.
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Interactions of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Interactions with other medicines

No information is available for the same. However inform the doctor about existing medications and illnesses before using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml.

Interactions with food items

  • No information is available for the same.

Other general Interactions

No information is available for the same.

Storage and disposal of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

The bottle lid should be tightly closed after using it. The container should be stored between 20 to 25 degrees centigrade (maximum limit up to 15 to 30 degrees centigrade).

Dosage of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml

Overdose

In cases of overdoage, Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml enters the blood circulation. This results in symptoms of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, loss of appetite, severe stress, frequent body infections, weakness, body pain, low blood pressure, etc. In some cases absorption of {{name}] in the blood leads to increase in the level of sugar in blood and urine, Cushing's syndrome, etc. Consult a doctor immediately in cases of suspected overdose.
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Missed a Dose

In case you forget the application of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml at the scheduled time. Apply it as soon you remember it. But if its time for next application, avoid applying the missed dose. Do not apply Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml two times to make up for the missed dose.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use other steroid containing medications along with the medicine?

A: Do not use steroid containing medicines along with the medicine.

Q: Is it necessary to cover the area where the medicine is applied on the skin?

A: The area on skin applied with Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml should not be covered as it blocks the exposure of treated skin to the air. The affected area of skin should be bandaged after application of the medicine only when advised by the doctor.

Q: What precautions are to be taken before using the medicine?

A: It is essential to provide information regarding existing medications and diseases before using the medicine. Inform the doctor if you using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml while planning for a surgery.

Q: How long does it take to observe the positive effects of the medicine?

A: There is decrease in the inflammation and other symptoms after using Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml for 2 weeks. The the medicine is stopped or continued beyond 2 weeks as advised by the doctor.

Q: What care should I take while using the medicine?

A: It is important to wash your hands clean and dry before and after using the medicine. Do not share your container of Clonate 0.05% Lotion 25ml with others or use it for other skin conditions that are similar to the condition for which it is prescribed or other skin conditions for which it is not prescribed.
Last Updated on: 11 Oct 2019 | 09:56 PM (IST)

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