CLOTIVAG B CREAM is a combination of Beclomethasone and Clotrimazole which belongs to a group of medicines called Corticosteroids and Antibiotics, respectively. CLOTIVAG B CREAM is used to relieve the inflammatory manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses when complicated by secondary infection caused by organisms sensitive to the components of this dermatologic preparation or when the possibility of such infection is suspected. It is also used to treat athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, allergic rhinitis, jock itch, oral thrush, fungal infections of armpit and skin folds.
A fungal infection also called mycosis, is a skin disease caused by a fungus. It causes irritation, scaly skin, redness, itching, swelling and blisters.
CLOTIVAG B CREAM is not recommended for use in patients having skin problems such as acne, rosacea (severe flushing of skin), perioral dermatitis (spotty red rash around mouth), viral & fungal infections.
Before applying CLOTIVAG B CREAM, inform your doctor if you have psoriasis (itchy skin), liver disease and allergic reaction to any substance.
CLOTIVAG B CREAM should be used with caution during pregnancy and in breastfeeding women only if it is necessary.
It is not recommended for use in children (below 2 years). Consult your doctor for advice before using this medicine.
The most common side effects are irritation, burning or stinging sensation, itchy rash, red, itchy skin, and blistering at the site of application. Consult your doctor if any of these above side effects gets worse.