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