m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate)
What is m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate) used for?
m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate) is a corticosteroid which works by reducing the action of the chemicals in the body which cause swelling, redness and itching. Patient suffering from eczema, psoriasis, allergic reactions and other skin conditions are prescribed this medication.
How should I use m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate)?
m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate) is available either as a cream or an ointment, which is applied directly to the area of the skin requiring treatment. This medication should only be used as prescribed by your physician. You may be told to apply it once per day. Inform your physician if no improvement is noticed after 2 weeks of treatment.
What are the side effects of m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate)?
If you use m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate) cream or ointment to treat skin conditions, some side effects may occur, such as:
If you notice signs of infection of the skin, oozing of the skin, a worsening of symptoms or any other side effects, you should consult your physician immediately.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using m-Mometasone (Mometasone Furoate). 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.