Generic Name - Clobetasol
Category - Anti-inflammatory medication
Generic for Temovate* is indicated to reduce or inhibit the actions of chemicals in the body that cause inflammation, redness and swelling. Inflammation of the skin happens due to irritation of the skin and is caused by the release of various substances that are important in the immune system. Clobetasol (Generic for Temovate*) works by acting inside the skin cells to decrease the release of these inflammatory substances. This reduces swelling, redness and itch.
Generic for Temovate* Contraindications and Drug Interactions
Generic for Temovate* 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 Temovate* should not be taken by patients who have a history of the following ailment conditions.
Any type of active infection
Large areas of burned or damaged skin
Thinning of skin
An unusual or allergic reaction.
There are no known interactions between Generic for Temovate* and other skin preparations. It is important to take the doctor's counsel if you are taking any other medication for the same purpose.
Generic for Temovate* Dosage
The following information just highlights the general average dosage of GenericTemovate*
The usual recommended dosage of Generic for Temovate* for skin problems is to apply to the affected area 2 times a day, once in the morning and once at night. Treatment should not last for more than 2 consecutive weeks. No more than 50 grams or 50 milliliters per week should be used.
Generic for Temovate* Adverse Effects
Some of the most serious Generic for Temovate* 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 Temovate*.
Generic for Temovate* and Pregnancy
It is not known whether Generic for Temovate* is likely to harm an unborn baby. Hence, do not use this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment.
Generic for Temovate* and Breastfeeding
It is not known whether Generic for Temovate* passes into breast milk. Do not use this drug without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Generic for Temovate* and Pediatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Temovate* in pediatric patients have not been established.
Generic for Temovate* and Geriatric
The safety and effectiveness of Generic for Temovate* in geriatric patients have not been established.
The above information about Generic for Temovate* 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.