FAQs ABOUT HELIBEC LOTION
What is the use of HELIBEC LOTION?
HELIBEC LOTION is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).
How HELIBEC LOTION works?
HELIBEC LOTION is a steroid medication. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that cause allergic reaction and inflammation (redness and swelling) on the skin. As a result, it reduces skin dryness, redness, itching and inflammation associated with psoriasis and eczema.
How to use HELIBEC LOTION?
Apply a small amount of HELIBEC LOTION into the affected skin areas or directed by the physician. It is for topical use only. Wash your hands before and after application.
What precautions must be followed while using HELIBEC LOTION?
HELIBEC LOTION is for topical use only. Avoid contact of HELIBEC LOTION with your eyes, mouth, ears, nose or with open wounds. Wash your hands before and after application. Before using HELIBEC LOTION inform your doctor if you have acne, or any other skin infections or inflammations. Consult your doctor before using HELIBEC LOTION if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Is HELIBEC LOTION safe?
HELIBEC LOTION is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. However, it may cause pain, irritation and burning sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if this bothers you.
What are the common side effects of using HELIBEC LOTION?
The most common side effects of applying HELIBEC LOTION are pain, irritation and burning sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor if this side effect trouble you.
What to do if I forgot to apply HELIBEC LOTION?
If you forgot to apply a dose of HELIBEC LOTION, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of HELIBEC LOTION, skip the missed dose and apply the next one regularly. Do not apply a double dose of HELIBEC LOTION to compensate the missed ones.
How long will it take for HELIBEC LOTION to heal my condition?
You need to apply HELIBEC LOTION as long as your doctor prescribes you the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Can I use other topical medicines while using HELIBEC LOTION?
Avoid using any other topical medicines along with HELIBEC LOTION without consulting your doctor.
Can HELIBEC LOTION be used in pregnant women?
HELIBEC LOTION should be used in pregnant women only if considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can HELIBEC LOTION be used in children?
HELIBEC LOTION should be used in children and adolescents (aged between 1-18 years) only if prescribed by the physician. It is not recommended for use in children aged below 1 year. However, consult your doctor for advice.
Can I use HELIBEC LOTION for psoriasis?
Yes. HELIBEC LOTION is used to reduce the redness and itchiness associated with certain skin problems, such as psoriasis and eczema (atopic dermatitis).
Can I use HELIBEC LOTION for my 4-year-old son?
HELIBEC LOTION can be used in children aged 1 year or older. However, consult your paediatrician before using them in young children.