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