FAQs ABOUT BEXATINE CREAM
What is BEXATINE CREAM used for?
BEXATINE CREAM is used in adults and adolescents (aged 12 years or above) to treat inflammatory skin conditions such as psoriasis, eczema and dermatitis that have not responded to milder steroid creams or ointments.
Can I use BEXATINE CREAM for wounds?
BEXATINE CREAM is not intended for use on wounds. Do not use it for any indication other than prescribed. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can we use BEXATINE CREAM for kids?
BEXATINE CREAM is not recommended for use in children (younger than 12 years of age). Consult your child’s doctor for advice. The doctor will decide on an appropriate dose or select a suitable alternative treatment for your child.
Can BEXATINE CREAM be used for vitiligo?
BEXATINE CREAM can be used for the treatment of limited areas of vitiligo. Do not use it for any indication other than prescribed. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can I use BEXATINE CREAM on my face for face brightening?
BEXATINE CREAM is not intended for beauty purposes. Do not use it for any indication other than prescribed. Consult your doctor for advice.
Will over-usage of BEXATINE CREAM cause any harmful side effects?
Long term usage of BEXATINE CREAM can cause some systemic effects such as suppression of pituitary-adrenal function, resulting in secondary adrenal insufficiency. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can I use BEXATINE CREAM along with my regular medications if I already have a skin infection?
No. Do not use BEXATINE CREAM without consulting your doctor if you already have a skin infection. Avoid using BEXATINE CREAM for other infections as it may cause other serious effects.
How should I use BEXATINE CREAM?
Always apply BEXATINE CREAM as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Wash your hands before and after application. Apply a thin layer of BEXATINE CREAM on the affected area. Do not cover the affected site after applying BEXATINE CREAM. Avoid contact of BEXATINE CREAM with your eyes (including eyelids), ears, nose, armpits or with other mucous membranes (such as the vagina). Do not apply BEXATINE CREAM on the damaged skin. Contact your doctor immediately if you cannot see any improvement in your condition even after using BEXATINE CREAM for the stipulated duration.
Can BEXATINE CREAM be used on the face?
No. BEXATINE CREAM should not be used on the face, groin, or armpits. Consult your doctor for advice.