Dermovate Scalp Application特美膚頭皮水

Dermovate Scalp Application

clobetasol

Manufacturer:

Aspen Bad Oldesloe

Distributor:

Zuellig
/
Agencia Lei Va Hong

Marketer:

GlaxoSmithKline
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clobetasol propionate
Indications/Uses
Steroid-responsive dermatoses of scalp eg, psoriasis, recalcitrant dermatoses.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult, elderly & childn >1 yr Apply a small quantity to the scalp night & morning until improvement is noticeable. It may then be possible to sustain improvement by applying once a day, or less frequently.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Scalp infection. Dermatoses in childn <1 yr, including dermatitis.
Special Precautions
Avoid contact w/ eyes. Avoid smoking whilst applying to the scalp; fire, flame & heat including use of hair dryer after application. Caution in patients w/ history of local hypersensitivity to other corticosteroids. Manifestations of hypercortisolism & reversible hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression as a result of increased systemic absorption. Visual disturbance. Avoid long-term continuous topical corticosteroid therapy in infants & childn <12 yr, courses should be limited to a few days & reviewed wkly. Infection risk w/ occlusion. Caution in patients w/ psoriasis. Appropriate antimicrobial therapy should be used whenever treating inflammatory lesions which have become infected. Patients w/ renal/hepatic impairment (in case of systemic absorption). Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
Increased systemic exposure w/ CYP3A4 inhibitors (eg, ritonavir & itraconazole).
MIMS Class
Topical Corticosteroids
ATC Classification
D07AD01 - clobetasol ; Belongs to the class of very potent (group IV) corticosteroids. Used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dermovate Scalp Application scalp application 0.05 %
Packing/Price
30 mL x 1's
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