FAQs ABOUT HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT
Is HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT safe to use in elder patients?
The safety and efficacy of HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT have shown no difference in young and elderly patients. So, [GBNKYWORD] can be given to treat eczema and psoriasis in elderly patients.
Can I use HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT on the scalp?
HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT should not be used on the face, scalp, underarms, or groin area. Do not apply the HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT in and around your eyes. If the HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT accidentally gets into your eyes, nose, mouth, or genitals, rinse with water thoroughly.
Does HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT can be used in diaper rash?
HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT should not be used to treat diaper rash. It is generally not recommended for use in children and adolescents under 12 years of age as children can absorb more amounts of medicine through the skin resulting in skin atrophy (thinning of the skin) or other side effects.
Is HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT contains steroid?
HALOSTROL S 3% OINTMENT contains Halobetasol which is a steroid medicine that works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen, and itchy.