Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate)
What is Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate) used for?
Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate) is a type of topical corticosteroid, which is used to treat swelling, itchiness, dryness, scaling and crusting caused by various skin conditions, including psoriasis, eczema and others. It works by preventing the action of certain chemicals in the body which are responsible for causing inflammation and other symptoms.
How should I use Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate)?
Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate) comes in the form of ointment or cream, which should be applied directly to the affected area. You must consult your physician before using this cream, so that you can be told the correct dosage and the length of time for which treatment is required. Adult patients are sometimes directed to apply it twice per day. Never apply more of it than prescribed.
What are the side effects of Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate)?
Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate) may cause some side effects, such as:
You should consult your physician immediately if you notice any side effects while using this medication.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Dermol (Clobetasol Propionate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.