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Diprovate Lotion 50ml

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
50ml Lotion in Bottle
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Medical Description

Diprovate lotion is a topical medicine meant for use in inflammatory conditions of the skin. It is used for the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and certain skin infections. Eczema is also known as derm...
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ContainsZinc(0.5 %),Betamethasone(0.05 %)
UsesEczema, psoriasis, inflammatory skin conditions
Side effectsBurning and pain
ClassificationTOPICAL STEROID
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Uses of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

Diprovate lotion is used to treat inflammatory skin conditions, eczema, psoriasis & certain skin infections.

Contraindications of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

  • If you are allergic to any component of this lotion.
  • If you have any untreated skin infection.
  • It should not be used for acne, rash around your mouth, itching around the anus, flushing around your nose.
  • This lotion should not be used in children under 1 year of age.

Side effects of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

  • Scratching
  • Local skin burning /skin pain

Precautions and Warnings of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Diprovate lotion during pregnancy?
A:
Due to limited safety information available, Diprovate lotion should be used only if prescribed by a doctor. Also, the minimum quantity of this lotion should be used for the minimum duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Diprovate lotion while breastfeeding?
A:
Due to limited safety information available, Diprovate lotion should be used only if prescribed by a doctor. It should not be applied to the breasts to avoid accidental ingestion by the infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Diprovate lotion?
A:
Diprovate lotion is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while using Diprovate lotion?
A:
There is no interaction known between Diprovate lotion and alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from an undiagnosed problem with the skin.
  • You are applying the medicine for a chronic leg ulcer.
  • You should not apply this lotion near the eyes, mouth and nose.
  • You suffered from an allergic reaction in the past with other steroid medicine.
  • You should not apply on the larger area, broken skin or under skin folds.
  • The Betnovate lotion must not be used for children under 1 year of age.
  • It must be used with caution and avoid using it for more than 5 days if applying it on the face or children skin. It absorbs a large amount of medicine and causes adverse effects.
  • Avoid smoking or maintain distance from flame after applying it.

Mode of Action of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

How Does It Work?

  • Diprovate lotion works by the combined action of betamethasone and zinc. Betamethasone is a steroid that reduces inflammation by inhibiting the formation of certain chemicals that causes inflammation,...
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  • Zinc has anti-microbial properties. It may also promote wound healing.

Directions for Use of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

  • Apply the required quantity to the affected skin areas as directed by a doctor.
  • Massage lightly until the lotion disappears.
  • Limit therapy to no more than 2 consecutive weeks.
  • Avoid use on the face, groin or if skin atrophy is present at the treatment site.

Interactions of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

Interactions with other medicines

Certain medicines can alter the way this lotion works or this lotion can also affect the action of other products applied simultaneously. Thus, avoid the application of any other medicine or cosmetic ...
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Storage and disposal of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

  • Store it in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Diprovate Lotion 50ml

Overdose

An overdose is unlikely since it is meant for topical application. Upon accidental ingestion seek immediate medical advice. Do not use it for a prolonged duration.

Missed a Dose

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember it. If it is time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the normal dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Diprovate lotion for acne and pimples?

A: No, Diprovate lotion should not be used for acne and pimples or skin conditions for which the root cause is not clear. It may worsen acne. It must be used only for the conditions its been prescribed for.

Q: What should I discuss with my doctor before using Diprovate lotion?

A: Inform the doctor about allergies and other skin infections and conditions before initiating the treatment. You should also inform your doctor if you have experienced allergies after using any topical steroid and you have blurred vision or other visual disturbances, consider evaluation of possible causes.

Q: Can I use Diprovate lotion on my face?

A: Do not use this medicine on the face or any other sensitive part of the body without consulting a doctor. Moreover, this cream contains a steroid that can cause thinning of the face skin.

Q: What is Diprovate lotion used for?

A: Diprovate lotion is meant for use in inflammatory conditions of the skin like eczema, psoriasis, etc. It helps relieve condition related symptoms such as redness, swelling and itching effectively.
Product Details
Brand
DIPROVATE
Expires on or After
21/08/2022
Last Updated on: 10 Feb 2022 | 07:02 PM (IST)
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