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Clarex Plus Cream

Banned
Manufacturer: Concept Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Clobetasol, Ofloxacin, Ornidazole, Terbinafine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Clarex Plus Cream is used to treat bacterial infections and fungal infections. It cures Skin Infections, Dermatoses, Cervical Gonorrhea and other conditions that are not mentioned here. It is recommended to apply this cream two times in a day as directed by the doctor.

This cream contains Clobetasol, Ofloxacin, Ornidazole, Terbinafine as active ingredients. The common side effects of this syrup which a patient can face after consuming this medication are Rash, Skin Irritation, Burning Sensation and others. There are other side effects too which are not mentioned here. Take medical help if these side effects do not go away within a few days.

It is recommended to discuss with your doctor about your medical condition. In case of missed dose of this syrup, you must take it immediately, It is advised to skip the missed dose if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

Women who are pregnant, breastfeeding should apply this medication only after doctor’s consultation as this cream may leave some kind of side effects.

  • Dermatitis

    Clarex Plus Cream is used in the treatment of dermatitis which is an inflammation of the skin characterized by itching, rash, and redness of the skin.
  • Psoriasis

    Clarex Plus Cream is used in the treatment of psoriasis which is an autoimmune disease characterized by itchy patches and red skin with silvery scales.
  • Lichen Planus

    Clarex Plus Cream is used in the treatment of lichen planus which is an inflammation of the skin characterized by purplish, itchy, flat-topped bumps.
  • Allergy

    Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Clarex Plus Cream.
  • Application Site Reactions (Burning Sensation)

  • Dry Skin

  • Redness Of Skin

  • Itching Of Skin

  • Cough

  • Sore Throat

  • Body Pain

  • Headache

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration of action of this medicine is not clinically evaluated.
  • What is the onset of action?

    This medicine is well observed systematically. The extent of absorption is based on the characteristics of the skin and preparation.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    The medicine is suggested to be ignored by breastfeeding mothers as there is a possibility of side-effects on infant. You should consult your doctor to evaluate the potential benefits and risks before taking the medicine.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women. Short-term application of this medicine may not cause any harm to the baby. The benefits and risks should be discussed with the doctor before receiving this medicine.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Clarex Plus Cream , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. Do not apply if it is almost time for your next dose.
  • Overdose instructions

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Clarex Plus Cream belongs to corticosteroids. It works as an anti-inflammatory by inhibiting the metabolism of arachidonic acid by inhibiting phospholipase A2 thus inhibits the production of inflammatory mediators like prostaglandins and leukotrienes.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Antidiabetic medicines

    Clarex Plus Cream may increase the blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes. This interaction is based on the amount applied, the concentration of the medicine and size of the application area. Inform the doctor if you are receiving any corticosteroids. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels is necessary.
  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.

Ques: What is Clarex Plus Cream?

Ans: Clobetasol is a salt which performs its action by obstructing the production of prostaglandins that make the skin red, inflated and itchy. Clobetasol is used to treat conditions such as severe allergic reactions, allergic conditions and skin disorders.

Ques: What are the uses of Clarex Plus Cream?

Ans: Clobetasol is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as severe allergic reactions, allergic conditions and skin disorders. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Clobetasol to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Clarex Plus Cream?

Ans: Clobetasol is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects. These side effects may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but severe. This is not a complete list and if you experience any of the below-mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Clobetasol which are as follows: application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness), Skin thinning. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Clobetasol.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Clarex Plus Cream?

Ans: Clobetasol should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects. It is a prescribed medication.
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