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Sternon S Lotion 32ml
Sternon S Lotion 32ml
Sternon S Lotion 32ml
Sternon S Lotion 32ml
Sternon S Lotion 32ml

Sternon S Lotion 32ml

By PALSONS DRUGS & CHEMICALS
32ml Lotion in Bottle
109.65*
MRP 129.00
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Sternon S Lotion 32ml Description

Sternon-S lotion is a topical preparation used for the treatment of various inflammatory skin conditions such as dry fishy skin, itching, swelling, skin hardening, etc. It is a combination medicine c

ntaining betamethasone and salicyclic acid as active ingredients. It works by inhibiting the action of inflammatory substances within the body and softening the top layer of the skin by facilitating the desired action. Sternon-S lotion is meant only for external application and should be applied exactly as recommended by your doctor. You may experience some application site reactions as side effects, but they normally fade away with time. Please report to your doctor if you notice the side effects persist or worsen. Before using Sternon-S lotion, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹109.65
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ContainsSalicylic Acid(3.0 %) + Betamethasone(0.05 %)
UsesInflammatory skin condition
Side effectsBurning, itching, irritation, skin peeling
TherapyDRUGS FOR PSORIASIS
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Uses of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

Sternon-S lotion is used for the treatment of various inflammatory skin conditions such as keratosis (skin hardening), ichthysis (itching due to dry skin), lichen planus (rash, swelling and irritation...
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Contraindications of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

  • If you are allergic to betamethasone, salicyclic acid or any other ingredient of Sternon-S lotion.
  • If you have pimples, itching without redness of skin, mouth, perianal or genital itching.
  • If you have some viral, bacterial or fungal infections of the skin.
  • If you have any other skin conditions such as nappy rash, cold sores, chickenpox, etc.

Side effects of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

  • Burning
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Dryness
  • Skin peeling
  • Inflammation of hair follicle (foliculitis)

Precautions and Warnings of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Sternon-S lotion during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Sternon-S lotion on pregnancy. This medicine is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin is too little and there are rare chances of absorption. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Sternon-S lotion while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the passing of Sternon-S lotion into breast milk. Thus, it is recommended to avoid applying this medicine to the breast while breastfeeding. Talk to your doctor for more information.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Sternon-S lotion?
A:
As Sternon-S lotion is a topical medicine, it is unlikely to affect the ability to drive and operate machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after applying Sternon-S lotion?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Sternon-S lotion with alcohol but you should avoid taking alcohol in excessive amounts.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had a previous allergic reaction to any other steroid.
  • You develop irritation or superinfection after using Sternon-S lotion.
  • Your symptoms do not improve within 7 days of treatment. This medicine should not be applied to eyes, mouth, open wounds or face.
  • In case of such exposure, you should wash the affected part with lots of water.
  • Use with this lotion to be limited to 5 days in children or when applied on the face.
  • You experience any visual disturbance after applying for this medicine.

Mode of Action of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

How Does It Work?

  • Betamethasone is a topical steroid that attaches to steroid receptors present on cells. It acts by stopping the inflammatory process and decreasing the production of substances causing inflammation. A...
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Directions for Use of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

  • Use Sternon-S lotion as directed by your doctor.
  • For external use only, apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • 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 of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

Interactions with other medicines

Since Sternon-S lotion is to be used externally on the skin it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for tre...
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Storage and disposal of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

  • Store Sternon-S lotion at or below 25° C.
  • Protect it from light and moisture.

Dosage of Sternon S Lotion 32ml

Overdose

As Sternon-S lotion is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have appl...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed to apply Sternon-S lotion, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over apply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

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 Sternon-S lotion be used for pimples or acne?

A: No, Sternon-S lotion should not be used for acne and pimples or any skin conditions for which the root cause is not clear. It can worsen acne. It should only be used if your doctor prescribes the medicine.

Q: Can I stop using Sternon-S lotion when I feel better?

A: No, you should continue using Sternon-S lotion for as long as advised by your treating physician, even if you feel better. Your symptoms may reduce early but it takes time for the infection to be completely healed.

Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Sternon-S lotion?

A: If you get any cream in your eyes, rinse with water straight away. Keep your eyes open when you rinse. If you still feel any discomfort contact a doctor or visit a hospital right away.
Product Details
Brand
STERNON S
Expires on or After
30/12/2023

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Last Updated on: 23 Nov 2021 | 11:14 AM (IST)

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