MOMATE Cream 20gm

Skin Infections Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

MOMATE CREAM contains Mometasone which belongs to the group of medicines called Topical Corticosteroids. MOMATE CREAM is used in the treatment of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. It is also used to treat scalp psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis.

Psoriasis is a type of skin disease that causes skin rash with itchy, scaly patches which most commonly occurs on the knees, elbows, trunk and scalp. Atopic dermatitis is a skin condition which makes your skin red and itchy. Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disorder that makes skin raised, reddish, often scaly on the scalp which can either occur as a single patch or several patches on the scalp. Seborrheic dermatitis is a common skin condition that affects your scalp which is characterized by red, and scaly patches of skin and dandruff.

Avoid applying MOMATE CREAM, if you have rosacea (a skin condition affecting the face), acne (pimples), skin atrophy (thinning of the skin), dermatitis (skin inflammation) around the mouth, genital itching, viral infections such as shingles, chickenpox (viral infection), ulcerated skin, and wounds.

Before applying MOMATE CREAM, inform your doctor if you have kidney or liver disease. MOMATE CREAM should be used in pregnant women only if it is clearly necessary. It is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

The medicine is not recommended for use in children below 2 years of age. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

The most common side effects of using MOMATE CREAM are mild to moderate pruritus (itchy skin), burning and stinging sensation of skin, folliculitis (a type of skin infection marked by inflamed hair follicles), dryness of skin, mild skin atrophy (thin-shiny appearing skin). Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms gets worse.

USES OF MOMATE CREAM

Used to treat:

  • inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis
  • scalp psoriasis
  • seborrhoeic dermatitis

HOW MOMATE CREAM WORKS

MOMATE CREAM works by reducing the inflammation of skin by blocking the production of a chemical messenger which is responsible for causing red, swollen and itchy skin that occurs due to an allergic reaction or irritation in the skin thereby providing relief from the symptoms of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, scalp psoriasis and seborrhoeic dermatitis.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always apply MOMATE CREAM as directed by your physician. It is for external use only. On the affected area, apply a thin layer of this medicine and gently rub into the affected area of skin. Treated areas on the face need not be covered with a plaster or bandage. Avoid applying the medicine around your eyes, including eyelids.

SIDE EFFECTS OF MOMATE CREAM

COMMON

  • itchy skin
  • burning and stinging sensation of skin
  • folliculitis (a type of skin infection marked by inflamed hair follicles)
  • dry skin
  • acneiform eruptions (group of disorders characterized by papules and pustules resembling acne vulgaris)
  • mild skin atrophy (thin-shiny appearing skin)
  • telangiectasia (a condition of dilated small blood vessels on skin)

UNCOMMON

  • skin rash
  • swelling due to accumulation of fluid in hands, arms, feet, ankles and legs
  • fissures (cracks in skin)

RARE

Stop applying MOMATE CREAM and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • raised bumps filled with pus under your skin
  • blurred vision or other visual disturbances
  • skin becomes irritated or sensitive
  • developed an infection on your skin

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Dry Skin:

Try moisturizing your skin with an ointment, cream, or lotion 2 or 3 times a day, or as often as needed. Moisturizers help to keep the area moisture, so they work best on damp skin. After you bathe, pat your skin dry then apply your moisturizer. Try to avoid using skin care products and soaps that contain alcohol, fragrances, dyes, or other chemicals.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

MOMATE CREAM should be used in pregnant women only if it is clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

BREASTFEEDING

MOMATE CREAM is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

ALLERGY

Do not use MOMATE CREAM if you are allergic to Mometasone, or to any other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

MOMATE CREAM is not recommended for use if you have:

  • rosacea (a skin condition affecting the face)
  • acne  
  • skin atrophy (thinning of the skin)
  • dermatitis (skin inflammation)  around the mouth
  • genital itching
  • nappy rash
  • cold sores
  • shingles (viral infection)
  • chickenpox (viral infection)
  • warts (type of skin infection caused by human papillomavirus)
  • ulcerated skin
  • wounds
  • other skin infections such as impetigo, folliculitis, and furuncles and carbuncles

Use in pediatrics:

MOMATE CREAM is not recommended for use in children below 2 years of age. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

Use in geriatrics:

MOMATE CREAM should be used with caution in elderly patients. Consult your doctor before applying MOMATE CREAM.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Before applying MOMATE CREAM, inform your doctor, if you are applying or taking any of the prescription, non-prescription medicines and herbal supplements.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally uses too much of MOMATE CREAM, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Mometasone
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroids
Therapeutic Indication :   Hay fever, Perennial rhinitis, Nasal polyps
Dosage Forms :   Nasal Spray, Cream, Lotion, Ointment, Spray

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep MOMATE CREAM out of reach in children
  • Store MOMATE CREAM at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT MOMATE CREAM

What MOMATE CREAM is used for?

MOMATE CREAM is used in the treatment of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. It is also used to treat scalp psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis.

What happens if you suddenly stop using MOMATE CREAM?

If you have been applying MOMATE CREAM for a long time and your skin problem seems to have got better, you should not suddenly stop using the medicine. If you do, you may find that your skin becomes red and may notice a stinging or burning sensation. To avoid this, consult and discuss with your doctor before stopping MOMATE CREAM.

Who should avoid applying MOMATE CREAM?

MOMATE CREAM is not recommended for use in patients allergic to Mometasone, and/or have conditions such as rosacea, acne, skin atrophy, dermatitis around the mouth, cold sores, shingles or chickenpox (viral infection), ulcerated skin, and wounds.

What are the common side effects of MOMATE CREAM?

The most common side effects of using MOMATE CREAM are mild to moderate pruritus (itchy skin), burning and stinging sensation of skin, folliculitis, dryness of skin, mild skin atrophy (thin-shiny appearing skin) and temporary burning sensation on the site of application. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms gets worse.

How MOMATE CREAM should be applied on the site of infection?

It is for external use only. On the affected area, apply a thin layer of this medicine. Treated areas on the face need not be covered with a plaster or bandage. Do not apply MOMATE CREAM on your face beyond 5 days. Avoid applying the medicines around your eyes, including eyelids.

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PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    30 g
    Ingredient
    MOMETASONE 0.1 %
    Hsn Code
    30043200
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MOMATE Cream 20gm

MOMATE Cream 20gm Mkt: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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