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Tenovate M Cream 15gm

By GLAXOSMITHKLINE PHARMA
15g Cream in Tube
81.92*
MRP 99.90
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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molecules
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Clobetasol(0.05 %) + Miconazole(2.0 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
TOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL AND STEROID

Medical Description

Tenovate M cream is used to treat various types of skin infections. It is a combination medicine containing clobetasol and miconazole. It is meant for external application only and should be applied e...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

Tenovate M cream is used for the treatment of skin infections such as dermatitis, eczema (skin inflammation that causes itchiness).
contraindications

Contraindications of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

  • If you are allergic to Clobetasol, Miconazole or any of the ingredients in Tenovate M cream.
  • If you have acne, an infection on the face, mouth, private parts, etc.
  • If you have any untreated skin infection or skin thinning problem.
sideEffects

Side effects of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

Burning sensation, itching, irritation, rash, redness of skin at the area Tenovate M cream is applied.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Tenovate M cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Tenovate M cream in a breastfeeding woman. 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 Tenovate M cream?
A:
Tenovate M cream is a topical preparation and may not affect your driving ability or the ability to handle machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Tenovate M cream?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Tenovate M cream. However, alcohol is known to worsen infection and inflammation; it's better to avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any liver problems.
  • You experience an allergic skin reaction after using this medicine.
  • You develop other infections or skin reactions after applying Tenovate M 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, eyelids, nose, mouth, open wounds, etc. In case of such an exposure, you should wash the affected part thoroughly with water.
  • 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 a week.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this cream, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Do not use this medicine for any condition other than prescribed by the doctor.
  • Do not apply Tenovate M cream for a prolonged duration on a larger skin area or more than the prescribed duration.
  • Do not stop using this medicine before you complete the treatment.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

How Does It Work?

  • Tenovate M cream works by the combined action of its components - Clobetasol and Miconazole.
  • Clobetasol is a steroid, which works by blocking the production of certain chemical substances in the body (prostaglandins) which cause itching, swelling and redness.
  • Miconazole is an antifungal agent, it stops the growth of fungi by inhibiting the formation of a fungal cell wall component.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

  • Tenovate M cream is meant for external use only.
  • Use this medicine 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 Tenovate M Cream 15gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tenovate M cream is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied creams, lotion and gel. ...
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  • Tenovate M cream should be used with caution along with ritonavir (used in HIV infection), itraconazole (used to treat fungal infections), warfarin (blood thinner) as it may increase the risk of havin...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

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

Dosage of Tenovate M Cream 15gm

Overdose

As Tenovate M cream is meant for an external application so cases of overdose are unlikely. However, excessive use of this medicine for a longer period may lead to steroid toxicity. Upon accidental in...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Tenovate M 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. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to use Tenovate M cream?

  • Use Tenovate M cream as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • 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.

Q: Can I stop using Tenovate M cream if I feel my symptoms are getting better?

A: No, you should continue using Tenovate M 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: How long should I use Tenovate M cream?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Tenovate M cream. Do not stop applying this cream on your own. If there is no improvement in your infection or wound after 7 days of use, consult with your doctor.

Q: What is the use of Tenovate M cream?

A: Tenovate M cream is used for the treatment of skin infections such as dermatitis, eczema (skin inflammation that causes itchiness).

Q: Can we use Tenovate M for pimples?

A: No, you should not use Tenovate M for pimples, as it may worsen the condition. You must consult a doctor before applying any medicines on pimples.

Q: Is Tenovate cream a steroid?

A: Yes, Tenovate contains clobetasol as one of its active components, which is a steroid. It is used for the treatment of skin infections such as dermatitis, eczema (skin inflammation that causes itchiness).

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Quick Summary

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ContainsClobetasol(0.05 %),Miconazole(2.0 %)
UsesSkin infections
Side effectsBurning sensation, rash, dry skin
Last Updated on: 19 Nov 2021 | 08:53 PM (IST)
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