Generic Name - Clobetasol
Category -Anti-Inflammatory, Skin Disease
Generic for Embeline* is indicated to treat skin problems. It belongs to the family of corticosteroid. Clobetasol (Generic for Embeline*) reduces or inhibits the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness, and swelling. Inflammation could be caused by a number of conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Generic for Embeline* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Embeline* is contraindicated in patients, who are hypersensitive to this drug, medications that belong to this class of drugs or had an allergic reaction to it in the past.
Generic for Embeline* should not be taken by patients who have a history of the following ailment conditions.
Active infection including measles, tuberculosis, herpes, or chickenpox
Circulation problems or vascular disease
Large areas of burned or damaged skin
Thinning of the skin
There are a number of medications that interact with Generic for Embeline*. It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are using any other skin care products on the treated area. Do not apply Generic for Embeline* at the same site as other skin preparations without advice.
Generic for Embeline* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericEmbeline*
Generic for Embeline* ointment/cream should be applied to the affected skin areas twice daily and rubbed in gently and completely. Since these are the super-high potency topical corticosteroids the treatment should be limited to 2 consecutive weeks only and amounts greater than 50 g/week should not be used.
Generic for Embeline* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Embeline* side Effects include lack of healing of the skin condition, painful, red, pus-filled blisters on the skin or in hair follicles, severe burning and continued itching of the skin and thinning of the skin with easy bruising.
This is not a complete list of all Side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Embeline*.
Generic for Embeline* and Pregnancy
Studies do not indicate whether clobetasol topical will be harmful to an unborn baby. Do not use Generic for Embeline* without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment. If it is necessary to use clobetasol (Generic for Embeline*) during pregnancy, the smallest amount possible should be applied, for the shortest time necessary to treat the condition, under the supervision of a doctor.
Generic for Embeline* and Breastfeeding
It is not known whether Generic for Embeline* passes into breast milk. Do not use Generic for Embeline* without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Generic for Embeline* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Embeline* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Embeline* and Geriatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Embeline* in geriatric patients have not been established.
The above information about Generic for Embeline* serves as an information resource only and is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, examination, diagnosis and treatment. Always seek the counsel of your doctor, physician or pharmacist before starting any new treatment or making changes to existing therapy.