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