Dermovate Cream Clobetasol Propionate
is a very active topical corticosteroid that is of particular value when used in short courses for the treatment of the more resistant dermatoses such as psoriasis (excluding widespread plaque psoriasis), recalcitrant eczema, lichen planus, discoid lupus erythematosus, and other conditions which do not respond satisfactorily to less active steroids.
Tube, 10 g
Creams are especially appropriate for moist or weeping surfaces.
Adults, Elderly and Children over 1 year
Apply sparingly to the affected area once or twice daily until improvement occurs and discontinue when control is achieved. In the more responsive conditions, this may be within a few days. Treatment should not be continued for more than four weeks without the patient’s condition being reviewed.
The following conditions should not be treated
- Untreated cutaneous infections
- Acne vulgaris
- Pruritus without inflammation
- Perianal and genital pruritus
- Perioral dermatitis