FAQs ABOUT PROVATE D CREAM
Q. What PROVATE D CREAM is used for?
A. PROVATE D CREAM is used to provide relief from the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses, which is a skin condition that occurs when treated with corticosteroid medications in affected individuals.
Q. How is PROVATE D CREAM applied?
A. Apply PROVATE D CREAM 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. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight, and disease condition.
Q. What are the side effects of PROVATE D CREAM?
A. The most common side effects of applying PROVATE D CREAM are burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis (condition marked by inflammation of hair follicles), hypertrichosis (condition marked by excessive hair growth), and/or allergic contact dermatitis (red, itchy rash). Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsen.
Q. Can PROVATE D CREAM be applied by pregnant or breastfeeding women?
A. Yes, PROVATE D CREAM can be applied but with caution during pregnancy and in breastfeeding women only if necessary. Consult your doctor before applying the medicine.
Q.Can PROVATE D CREAM be used in children?
A. Yes, PROVATE D CREAM can be used but with caution in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years) since the medicine may cause side effects such as HPA axis suppression (condition of poor body defense against infection), Cushing’s syndrome (hormonal disorder) and intracranial hypertension (high blood pressure in brain) in child. Consult your doctor before applying the medicine.