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Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm
Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm

Clop 0.05% Cream 30gm

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
30g Cream in Tube
131.75*
MRP 155.00
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Clop 0.05 % Description

Clop cream contains clobestol, a steroidal medicine as its active ingredient, usually applied to topical areas of the skin. Clop cream is used to reduce various disorders associated with skin such as

red bumpy scaly patches (Psoriasis), severe itching associated with heat or sweating, purple-coloured patches with itching and swelling (Lichen planus). This cream should be used as per the directions given by the doctor. It should not be used for any other skin conditions. Do no overapply the medicine. It should not be discontinued without consulting the doctor.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹131.75
You Save₹23.25 (15% on MRP)
ContainsClobetasol(0.05 %)
UsesPsoriasis
Side effectsItching at the site of application, burning sensation, dry Skin, pigmentation issues
TherapyTOPICAL STEROID
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Uses of Clop 0.05 %

For the treatment of skin conditions such as Psoriasis.

Contraindications of Clop 0.05 %

  • If you are allergic to clobetasol or any of the ingredients of Clop cream.
  • If you have acne.
  • If you have itchy skin (Pruritis) without inflammation.
  • If you have itching in the genital or anal area.
  • If you have rashes and redness around the mouth.

Side effects of Clop 0.05 %

  • Itching at the site of application
  • Burning sensation at the site of application
  • Dry Skin
  • Pigmentation issues
  • Increased acne

Precautions and Warnings of Clop 0.05 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Clop cream during pregnancy?
A:
There is no information available on the safe use of Clop cream during pregnancy. Topical steroids are associated with foetal abnormalities if absorbed in a significant amount. Therefore, it should only be used if the benefits outweigh the risks and it should be used for the smallest possible duration in a minimum dosage.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Clop cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is no information available on the safety of Clop cream in lactating women. Hence, it should only be considered if the expected benefits to the mother outweigh the risks to the infant. Avoid application on areas near the breast to prevent accidental ingestion by a breastfed baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Clop cream?
A:
Clop cream is a topical preparation thus it is unlikely to affect your driving ability. However, if you experience any side effects that affects the driving ability, then avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after using Clop cream?
A:
There is no known interaction of this medication with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop an infection or allergy while using this medicine, inform your doctor.
  • You should not use this cream for more than 5 days, specifically on the face. If there is no improvement in the infection consult your doctor.
  • Prolonged use of this cream is associated with a disease called Cushing syndrome characterised by fatty hump between shoulders, round swollen face and purple-coloured stretch marks..
  • Please make sure to clean the skin before applying this medicine and do not apply near the eyes or eyelids.

Mode of Action of Clop 0.05 %

How Does It Work?

Clobestol acts by decreasing the action of chemicals responsible for causing the swelling and itching in the body. Thus, it is used for treating skin conditions such as psoriasis, allergies and eczema...
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Directions for Use of Clop 0.05 %

  • You should apply the specified amount to the affected area as advised by the doctor.
  • Clean the skin before applying for medicine.
  • Apply a thin layer of the cream on the affected area.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and do not ingest the medication.
  • Wash your hands immediately after applying the medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Interactions of Clop 0.05 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Clop cream should be applied to the skin locally to the affected area. Hence, it is unlikely to interact with any other medications. However, it is important to avoid using any other skincare product ...
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  • It is also important to inform your doctor about all the medicines that are being used and any underlying medical conditions.

Storage and disposal of Clop 0.05 %

  • Clop cream should be stored at room temperature, away from sunlight and moist areas.
  • Keep it away from children.
  • Discard the expired product and do not use it beyond the stated expiry date.

Dosage of Clop 0.05 %

Overdose

Chances of an overdose are unlikely as it is meant for topical application. However, significant misuse and excess application can lead to symptoms like easy bruising, increased acne or facial hair, t...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Are there any habitual tendencies associated with this medicine?

A: There is no evidence of any habitual tendencies with this medicine.

Q: Can this medicine be used as an antifungal?

A: This medicine is not antifungal. It is a very potent steroid that reduces skin inflammation.

Q: Is the use of Clop cream dangerous?

A: A severe allergic reaction is rare. However, it is advisable to get medical help if you observe any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction such as rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness or difficulty in breathing.

Q: Can I use this medication on my 4-month-old child?

A: No, do not use this cream in children as their skin is delicate and can lead to significant absorption and associated side effects.

Q: Is Clop cream useful for acne?

A: No, this medicine is not used to treat acne. Reach out to your doctor for acne problems.
Product Details
Brand
CLOP
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 03 Jul 2021 | 11:47 AM (IST)

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