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Ocovate G Cream 30gm

By OCHOA LABORATIORIES LTD
30g Cream in Tube
28.90*
MRP 34.00
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Ocovate G Cream 30gm Description

Ocovate Cream contains a combination of clobetasol and gentamicin as the active ingredient. It is used for treating a wide variety of bacterial skin infections. Do not use this medicine to treat any

other skin conditions other than that prescribed by your doctor. It is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. Before and after applying this cream, wash hands properly. You should also follow good hygiene practices such as keeping your hands clean, protecting skin, keeping the environment around you clean and avoiding contact with individuals who have infections.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹28.90
You Save₹5.10 (15% on MRP)
ContainsClobetasol(0.05 %) + Gentamicin(0.1 %)
UsesBacterial skin infections
Side effectsBurning sensation, rash, dryness of the skin
TherapyTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID
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uses

Uses of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

Ocovate Cream is used to treat various types of bacterial skin infections. It helps in reducing symptoms such as pain, itching, redness and oozing associated with skin infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

  • If you are allergic to Clobetasol, Gentamicin or any other ingredients of Ocovate Cream.
  • If you have acne or an infection on your face, around your mouth or private parts.
  • If you have chickenpox, shingles, warts or any other wounds and skin infections.
  • If you have an untreated skin infection or skin thinning problem.
  • This medicine should not be used in children below 1 year of age and for a nappy rash.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

  • Burning sensation, itching, irritation, rash, dryness, redness of skin at the area Ocovate Cream is applied.
  • Thinning of the skin.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Ocovate Cream during pregnancy?
A:
Ocovate Cream should be used only under medical supervision as there is limited safety information available. In case you are prescribed this medicine, avoid using on larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Ocovate Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Ocovate Cream in breastfeeding mothers. However, caution should be exercised while using this medicine and you should avoid using it on the breast or areas near the breast or any large area of the body for a prolonged duration.
driving

Driving

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Ocovate Cream?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Ocovate Cream with alcohol, but you should avoid taking alcohol in excessive amount.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had an allergic reaction to any steroids.
  • You are suffering from a skin condition called psoriasis.
  • You develop infection or superinfection after using Ocovate Cream.
  • You are applying this medicine on a cut or broken skin or on a larger skin area.
  • You should avoid getting any cream into your eyes, nose, mouth, open wounds, armpits, private parts. In case of such an exposure, you should wash the affected part thoroughly with water.
  • You develop diarrhoea or stomach cramps.
  • You experience an allergic reaction after using Ocovate Cream.
  • You are also applying other topical medicines (cream, ointment, lotion, etc).
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition after applying this medicine for two weeks.
  • Ocovate Cream must not be used for a longer duration without proper medical guidance.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

How Does It Work?

  • Ocovate Cream works by the combined effect of both its components - Clobetasol and Gentamicin.
  • Clobetasol is a steroid, which works by blocking the production of certain chemical substances in the body (prostaglandins) which cause itching, swelling and redness.
  • Gentamicin is an antibiotic and it works by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of bacteria causing infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

  • Ocovate Cream is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply it on the affected skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area of the skin.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ocovate Cream is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines which are taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied creams, lotion an...
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  • Ocovate Cream should be used with caution along with ritonavir (used in HIV infection) and itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections), as it may increase the risk of having side effects.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

  • Store Ocovate Cream in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Ocovate G Cream 30gm

Overdose

As Ocovate Cream is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, excessive use of this medicine for a longer period may lead to steroid toxicity. Upon accidental ingestion,...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Ocovate Cream, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed application.

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: What is the use of Ocovate Cream?

A: Ocovate Cream is used to treat various types of bacterial skin infections. It helps in reducing symptoms such as pain, itching, redness and oozing associated with skin infections.

Q: How to use the Ocovate Cream?

  • Apply a thin film of the cream on the affected area. Do not apply it on cuts and wounds. If you apply an excess of the cream make sure you wipe off the excess. Wash your hands thoroughly before and af...
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Q: Can I stop using Ocovate Cream if I feel my symptoms are getting better?

A: No, you should continue using Ocovate Cream as long as it is advised by your treating physician, even if you feel better. Your symptoms may reduce soon but it takes time for the infection to be completely cured.

Q: Does Ocovate Cream contain a steriod?

A: Yes, Ocovate Cream contains Clobetasol and Gentamicin. Clobetasol is a steroid and Gentamicin is an antibiotic.

Q: Can I use the Ocovate Cream every day?

A: You should use this cream only for the prescribed duration and should not use it for more than 7 days. Do not use this medicine unnecessarily when not required.
Product Details
Brand
OCOVATE
Expires on or After
24/02/2023
Last Updated on: 21 May 2022 | 01:08 AM (IST)
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