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