Dermovate Scalp Application

Dermovate Scalp Application

clobetasol

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Clobetasol propionate
Indications/Uses
Steroid responsive dermatoses of the scalp eg, psoriasis & recalcitrant dermatoses.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply a small quantity to the scalp at night & morning until improvement is noticeable.
Contraindications
Scalp infection. Dermatoses in childn <1 yr including dermatitis.
Special Precautions
Hypersensitivity. Cushing's syndrome & reversible hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis suppression. Abrupt w/drawal may result in glucocorticosteroid insufficiency. Psoriasis. Concomitant Infection. Pregnancy & lactation. Adrenal suppression on infants & childn <12 yr may occur on long-term use.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
Increased systemic exposure w/ CYP3A4 inhibitors (eg, ritonavir, itraconazole).
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 500 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
25 mL x 1's
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