1. What is DERMOVATE Ointment and what is it used for?
DERMOVATE is a member of a group of drugs called topical steroids that are applied to the skin. Topical steroids reduce the itching and redness of certain skin problems.
DERMOVATE is used to reduce the effects of inflammation in skin problems such as psoriasis and difficult-to-treat eczema.
2. How to use DERMOVATE?
Instructions for proper use and dose/frequency of administration
If there is anything you do not understand or have difficulty with, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Make sure the hair is dry before applying. Apply a small amount to the scalp morning and evening until healing occurs. If you are applying to someone else, wash your hands after the application or do the application with gloves.
It can then be applied once a day or less frequently to maintain the improvement achieved.
Unless your doctor tells you;
• Do not use more than mentioned above
Use as your doctor has told you. This leaflet tells you how much and how often to take your medicine. If you are unsure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Application route and method
DERMOVATE ointment is only applied to the scalp. You should wash your hands after applying clobetasol propionate.
different age groups
Use in children
Use in the elderly
Special use cases
It should be used in the lowest amount and for the shortest time to achieve the desired clinical effect.
If you have the impression that the effect of DERMOVATE is too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
3. What are the possible side effects?
Like all medicines, there may be side effects in people who are sensitive to the substances contained in DERMOVATE SAC.
Side effects are classified as shown in the following categories:
It can be seen in at least one of 10 patients.
Very common: Common:
Very rare: Not known:
It can be seen less than one in 10 patients, but more than one in 100 patients. It can be seen less than one in 100 patients, but more than one in 1,000 patients.
It can be seen in less than one in 1,000 patients.
It can be seen in less than one in 10,000 patients.
It cannot be estimated from the available data.
Common side effects
• Redness, rash, itching, burning, allergic reaction due to contact at the application site
• Local burning sensation
Uncommon side effects
• Thinning of the skin, my lines
• The veins on the skin surface become prominent
Very rare side effects
Roundness/percent of the moon
Sand in leather
change in skin color
increase in body hair
• Hair loss/non-growth/thinning of hair
Allergic reaction at the application site
worsening of skin condition
Irritation at the application site
• Inflammatory swelling if you have psoriasis
• Weight gain/slow growth in children
Decreased cortisol hormone in the blood
Increased blood sugar level and sugar in the urine
blood pressure elevation
Clouding in the lens of the eye (cataract)
Increased intraocular pressure (glaucoma)