FAQs ABOUT CLOBIREX OINTMENT
What is CLOBIREX OINTMENT used for?
CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT for wounds?
CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT for kids?
CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT be used for vitiligo?
CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT on my face for face brightening?
CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT cause any harmful side effects?
Long term usage of CLOBIREX OINTMENT 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 CLOBIREX OINTMENT along with my regular medications if I already have a skin infection?
No. Do not use CLOBIREX OINTMENT without consulting your doctor if you already have a skin infection. Avoid using CLOBIREX OINTMENT for other infections as it may cause other serious effects.
How should I use CLOBIREX OINTMENT?
Always apply CLOBIREX OINTMENT as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. Wash your hands before and after application. Apply a thin layer of CLOBIREX OINTMENT on the affected area. Do not cover the affected site after applying CLOBIREX OINTMENT. Avoid contact of CLOBIREX OINTMENT with your eyes (including eyelids), ears, nose, armpits or with other mucous membranes (such as the vagina). Do not apply CLOBIREX OINTMENT on the damaged skin. Contact your doctor immediately if you cannot see any improvement in your condition even after using CLOBIREX OINTMENT for the stipulated duration.
Can CLOBIREX OINTMENT be used on the face?
No. CLOBIREX OINTMENT should not be used on the face, groin, or armpits. Consult your doctor for advice.