Q: What is Momate Cream used for?
A: Momate Cream is a topical corticosteroid medicine. It is used for skin ailments to reduce inflammation and related symptoms.
Q: Can I apply Momate Cream during pregnancy?
A: During pregnancy, treatment with mometasone should be performed as per the doctor's advise. However, the application on large body surface areas or over a prolonged period should be avoided. Safety data about mometasone in pregnancy is still inadequate.
Q: How to use Momate Cream?
A: Momate Cream should be applied on intact skin as per the advice of your doctor.
Q: Can I use Momate Cream on the face?
A: You can apply Momate Cream on the facial area but make sure not to expose eyes or ingest the medicine accidentally. But if you have a condition called rosacea or herpes on the face, do not apply it as it can worsen these skin conditions.
Q: Is Momate Cream a steroid?
A: Yes, Momate Cream is a topical steroid preparation containing mometasone as an active component.
Q: Can I use Momate on insect bite?
A: No, Momate Cream is steroid preparation for external usage as advised by your doctor.
Q: Can we use Momate Cream for pimples?
A: Momate Cream is not indicated for pimples and may even worsen them.
Q: Can you stop Momate Cream after 5 days?
A: You must use Momate Cream as advised by your doctor and must not stop or change the treatment without the consultation.
Q: Can I apply Momate Cream on my lips?
A: No, it is meant for external use only. Do not let this cream get into your mouth, eyes or nose.
Q: For how long do I need to use Momate Cream?
A: You should use this cream for the recommended duration only. Do not use more of it, more often or for more than the prescribed duration.
Q: What are the side effects of Momate Cream?
A: One may experience some application site reactions as side effects after using Momate Cream, but not everyone experiences them. These side effects are usually temporary and go away with time. However, if you notice the side effects persists or worsen, please report to your doctor.