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Lobate Cream

Manufactured by: Abbott Healthcare Pvt Ltd.

Lobate Cream 30g tube 0.05 % w/v

Why is this medication prescribed?

Clobetasol topical is used to treat the itching, redness, dryness, crusting, scaling, inflammation, and discomfort of various scalp and skin conditions, including psoriasis (a skin disease in which red, scaly patches form on some areas of the body) and eczema (a skin disease that causes the skin to be dry and itchy and to sometimes develop red, scaly rashes). Clobetasol is in a class of medications called corticosteroids. It works by activating natural substances in the skin to reduce swelling, redness, and itching.

How should this medicine be used?

Clobetasol topical comes as a cream, gel, ointment, lotion, foam, and spray for use on the skin and as a foam, spray, solution (liquid), and shampoo to apply to the scalp. Clobetasol cream, gel, ointment, lotion, foam, solution (liquid), and spray are usually applied twice a day. Clobetasol shampoo is usually applied once a day. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand. Use clobetasol topical exactly as directed. Do not apply more or less of it or apply it more often than prescribed by your doctor. Do not apply it to other areas of your body or use it to treat other skin conditions unless directed to do so by your doctor.

Your skin condition should improve during the first 2 weeks of your treatment. Call your doctor if your symptoms do not improve during this time.

To use clobetasol topical, apply a small amount of cream, ointment, gel, lotion, foam, or spray to cover the affected area of skin with a thin even film and rub it in gently.

To use the foam, spray, or solution (liquid) on your scalp, part your hair, apply a small amount of the medicine on the affected area, and rub it in gently. Protect the area from washing and rubbing until the foam, spray, or solution (liquid) dries.

Before using clobetasol foam the first time, carefully read the written instructions that come with it. Ask your doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand.

To use the shampoo on your scalp, part your hair, apply a small amount of the medicine on the affected area, and rub it in gently. After 15 minutes, wet your hair, use your fingers to form a lather, and then rinse the shampoo out of your hair and off your body with plenty of water. Do not cover your head with a shower cap, bathing cap, or towel while the shampoo is on your scalp. You may wash your hair as usual after applying and rinsing off clobetasol shampoo.

Clobetasol foam may catch fire. Stay away from open fire, flames, and do not smoke while you are applying clobetasol foam, and for a short time afterward.

This medication is only for use on the skin. Do not let clobetasol topical get into your eyes or mouth and do not swallow it. Avoid use in the genital and rectal areas and in skin creases and armpits unless directed by your doctor.

Do not apply other skin preparations or products on the treated area without talking with your doctor.

Do not wrap or bandage the treated area unless your doctor tells you that you should. Such use may increase side effects.

You should wash your hands after applying clobetasol topical.

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