Clobetasol Propinate

Latest prescription information about Clobetasol Propinate. Learn how to pronounce the drug’s name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.

Generic Name : Clobetasol Propinate

Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Inflammatory Agents- Topical

ICD Code : Y56.0

Trade Name(s): 
India- Agiclob Cream, Agiclob-N Cream, Agiclob-S Oint, Benix Cream, Betalic Oint, Betanate Cream, Betanate G Cream, Betanate Gm Cream, Betanate M Cream, Betaspi-Gm Cream, Cgm Cream, Clobact-Gm Cream, Clobaderm Cream, Clobaderm-Gm Cream, Clobecos-Gm Oint, Cloberis-Gm Oint, Clobesym-Gm Oint, Clobeta-Cf Oint, Clobetamil Cream, Clobetavate Cream, Clobquad Cream, Cloby Oint, Cloderm Cream, Cloderm-Gm Cream, Clodip Cream, Clodip-Gm Cream, Clofoam Foam, Clogem Lotion, Clomic Cream, Clomic-M Cream, Clomic-S Cream, Clomic-Zm Cream, Clonate Lotion, Clonate Oint, Clonate-F Cream, Clonate-G Cream, Clonate-Gm Cream, Clop Lotion, Clop Oint, Clop-E Cream, Clop-G Cream, Clop-M Cream, Clop-Mg Cream, Clop-S Cream, Clorap Cream, Clorap-S Oint, Clos-Gm Oint, Clotof-G Cream, Clotof-Gm Cream, Clotof-M Cream, Cortaz Cream, Cortaz-S Oint, Cortisol Cream, Cortisol Lotion, Cosvate Cream, Cosvate-G Oint, Cosvate-Gm Oint, Cotrimax Cream, Cutivate Cream, Cutivate-Mf Oint, Cutivate-S Lotion, Dermotel Oint, Dermotriad Cream, Dermotyl Cream, Dipgenta Plus Cream, Diplene-Af Cream, Dipsalic-F Oint, Ecziclo Cream, Ecziclo-G Cream, Ecziclo-Gm Cream, Ecziclo-M Cream, Enderm Cream, Etan-G Cream, Etan-Gm Cream, Excel Cream, Excel-M Cream, Exel Cream, Exel-G Cream, Exel-M Cream, Fungifite Cream, Kloryl Cream, Kloryl-G Cream, Kloryl-M Cream, Kloryl-S Oint, Labosol-Gm Oint, Leobet-Gz Cream, Leta-Gm Oint, Lobate Cream, Lobate-G Cream, Lobate-Gm Cream, Lobate-Gn Oint, Lobate-M Cream, Lobate-S Cream, Lobesol Cream, Magclo Cream, Magclo-G Cream, Propygenta-Nf Cream, Propysalic Oint, Propysalic-Nf Lotion, Propysalic-Nf Oint, Propysalic-Nf6 Oint, Propyzole-Nf Cream, Psorobet Cream, Rhobesole-M Oint, Salyco Lotion, Sonaderm Cream, Sonaderm-M Cream, Sonaderm-N Cream, Sonaderm-Nm Cream, Steriderm Cream, Steriderm-S Lotion, Steridom-S Lotion, Tenovate Cream, Tenovate Oint, Tenovate-Gn Cream, Topifort Cream, Topifort Soln, Topifort-Mx Soln, Topinate Cream, Topinate Gel, Topinate Oint, Topisal Lotion, Topisal Oint, Trofodermin Cream, Zincoderm-S Oint, Zogbet-Mg Oint.
International- Clobevate, Clobex, Medicated ShampooCormax, Embeline, Isovate, Olux, Temovate.

Why it is prescribed (Indications) : This medication is a corticosteroid, prescribed for skin disorders including eczema, psoriasis and lichen sclerosis. The medication reduces the action of chemicals that causes inflammation and redness.  

When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): 

Hypersensitivity.

Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Dosage & When it is to be taken : Apply a thin layer to the affected skin area twice daily, rub gently.

How it should be taken : It comes as a cream or ointment to apply over the affected area.

Warnings and Precautions : 
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of skin infection, cuts, scrapes, recent vaccination, elderly, children,any allergy, during pregnancy and lactation.
*For external use only; avoid contact with your eyes, mouth, or nose.
*It should not be used in children less than 18 years old.

Side Effects : 
Local- Infection/irritation, itching and cracking.

Other Precautions : 
*Wash your hands thoroughly after applying this medication.

Storage Conditions : 
Store it at room temperature.