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