FAQs ABOUT HALODERM LOTION
What HALODERM LOTION is used for?
HALODERM LOTION is used in the treatment of plaque psoriasis in patients. Plague psoriasis is an autoimmune disease that cause your cells to reproduce very quickly resulting in thick, scaly patches on skin called plaques which is generally characterized by symptoms such as raised, discolored (red, brown, gray or purple) plaques with a white or silvery surface, cracks (fissures), bleeding, itchiness, irritation and or pain which most commonly occurs on elbow, back, knees and scalp.
How HALODERM LOTION is applied on the affected site?
Apply HALODERM LOTION as directed by your doctor. It is for external use only. Wash your hands before and after use to ensure hygiene is maintained. Avoid contact of this medicine in your eyes, ears, nose, mouth. Your doctor will decide the duration of treatment depending upon the severity of the condition.
What are the side effects of HALODERM LOTION?
The most common side effects of applying HALODERM LOTION are telangiectasia (small widened blood vessels on skin), application site atrophy and headache. Contact your doctor if any of the symptoms worsen.
Is HALODERM LOTION safe to use in children?
The efficacy and safety of HALODERM LOTION have not been established in pediatric patients. Consult your doctor before applying HALODERM LOTION.
Is HALODERM LOTION safe to use in pregnant and breastfeeding women?
HALODERM LOTION should be used with caution in pregnant and breastfeeding women only if it is clearly advised by your doctor. Consult your doctor before applying HALODERM LOTION.