FAQs ABOUT HALOVATE LOTION
Q: What HALOVATE LOTION is used for?
A: HALOVATE 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.
Q: How HALOVATE LOTION is applied on the affected site?
A: Apply HALOVATE 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.
Q: What are the side effects of HALOVATE LOTION?
A: The most common side effects of applying HALOVATE LOTION are telangiectasia (small widened blood vessels on skin), application site atrophy, and headache. Contact your doctor if any of the symptoms worsen.
Q: Is HALOVATE LOTION safe to use in children?
A: The efficacy and safety of HALOVATE LOTION have not been established in pediatric patients. Consult your doctor before applying HALOVATE LOTION.
Q: Is HALOVATE LOTION safe to use in pregnant and breastfeeding women?
A: HALOVATE 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 HALOVATE LOTION.