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Sonaderm Gm Cream

Manufacturer: Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Clobetasol, Gentamicin, Miconazole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Sonaderm Gm Cream is a very strong corticosteroid having a very high potency. It reduces the actions of chemicals that cause inflammation in the body. It is used to treat inflammation, redness and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as eczema, allergic reactions, dermatitis, rashes and psoriasis.It is also used to treat several autoimmune diseases including vitiligo, alopecia areata, lichen planus, lichen sclerosus. It comes in the form of a shampoo, ointment, mousse and an emollient cream.

This medicine may have a few side effects that occur in rare cases. Some of them include experiencing a burning sensation after application, dry skin, redness of skin, cough, body pain, headache, itching of skin and sore throat. These effects should disappear in a few days as your body adjusts to the medication. Let your doctor know right away if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur : stretch marks, skin thinning or discolouration, acne, hair bumps or excessive hair growth.

This medicine is not recommended to patients with known allergy to Sonaderm Gm Cream. It should not be given to a anyone younger than 12 years old. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant or are breastfeeding while using this medicine. If you have any skin infection then make sure your doctor knows about it before prescribing this medicine.

Apply Sonaderm Gm Cream to the affected area, usually twice everyday in the morning and evening or as directed by your doctor. Apply this medication only on the skin. Make sure to not use it on the face, groin or underarms unless directed by your doctor. Do not apply smaller or larger amounts than prescribed. Avoid contact with eyes and do not consume the medicine. Do not discontinue using this medicine without consulting the doctor.

Sonaderm Gm Cream is used in the treatment of dermatitis which is an inflammation of the skin characterized by itching, rash, and redness of the skin.
Sonaderm Gm 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

Sonaderm Gm Cream is used in the treatment of lichen planus which is an inflammation of the skin characterized by purplish, itchy, flat-topped bumps.
Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Sonaderm Gm Cream.
In addition to its intended effect, Sonaderm Gm Cream may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.

Burning sensation at the application site

Moderate Less Common

Dry skin

Moderate Less Common

Redness of skin

Moderate Less Common

Itching of skin

Moderate Less Common

cough

Moderate Less Common

Sore throat.

Moderate Less Common

Body pain

Moderate Less Common

headache

Moderate Less Common

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 Sonaderm Gm Cream , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Embiotic Laboratories Pvt Ltd

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.
Clobetasol 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.

Ques: What is Sonaderm gm cream?

Ans: Sonaderm Gm Cream belongs to the class of drugs known as corticosteroids and these have a high potency. It reduces the actions of chemicals that cause inflammation in the body. It contains Clobetasol Topical, Gentamicin Topical and Miconazole Topical as active ingredients. Sonaderm Gm Cream works by activating the phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins thus inhibiting the growth and reproduction of bacteria and producing the antifungal effect.

Ques: What are the uses of Sonaderm gm cream?

Ans: Sonaderm Gm Cream is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like pus-filled swelling, gynecological infections, fungal and bacterial infections, and inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. Besides these, it can also be used to treat conditions like folliculitis, furunculosis, paronychia, and tinea cruris. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Sonaderm Gm Cream to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Sonaderm gm cream?

Ans: This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Sonaderm Gm Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects have been observed and not necessarily occur. Some of these side-effects may be serious. These include stinging, cracking, erythema, and folliculitis. Apart from these, using this medicine may further lead to numbness of fingers, skin atrophy, and telangiectasia. If any of these symptoms occur often or on daily basis, a doctor should be urgently consulted.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Sonaderm gm cream?

Ans: Sonaderm Gm Cream should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets. A doctor should be consulted regarding the dosage of Sonaderm Gm Cream. 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.

Ques: How long do I need to use Sonaderm Gm Cream before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: Sonaderm Gm Cream is a medicine which takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions. It would be ideal if you note, it doesn't mean you will begin to notice such health improvement in a similar time span as different patients. There are numerous elements to consider such as, salt interactions, precautions to be taken care of, time is taken by the salt to performs its action, etc. we beg you to visit your doctor to realize to what extent before you can see improvements in your health while at the same time taking Sonaderm Gm Cream.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Sonaderm Gm Cream?

Ans: Contraindication to Sonaderm Gm Cream. In addition, Sonaderm Gm Cream should not be used if you have the following conditions such as children under 12 years of age and hypersensitivity.

Ques: Is Sonaderm Gm Cream safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk but there is no data available regarding the effect of Sonaderm Gm Cream during pregnancy.

Ques: Will Sonaderm Gm Cream be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of Sonaderm Gm Cream can lead to increased chances of side effects such as Stinging, Cracking, Erythema, Folliculitis, Numbness of fingers, Skin atrophy, Telangiectasia, and Cushing's syndrome. If you are observing increased severity of pain or the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
What are you using Sonaderm Gm Cream for?
Other
Dermatitis
Psoriasis
Lichen Planus
How much was the improvement?
Excellent
Average
Poor
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
More than 2 days
Within a day
Within 2 hours
Within 2 days
Within 6 hours
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Twice a day
Thrice a day
Not taking on daily level
Four times A Day
How did you take this medicine?
With or without food
With Food
Empty stomach
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Dry skin
Itching of skin
Other
Burning sensation at the application site
Cough
Body pain
Sore Throat
Redness of skin
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Popular Questions & Answers

I am 25 year old .I am suffering from ringworm .using sonaderm and surfaz sn cream with consult of Dr. but not getting relief .is it completely for this?

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I have pimples in my face the pimples size is like one rupee coin, I used sonaderm nm for my face.
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Stop using sonaderm nm. Acne requires proper medicine. Changing your diet will help a lot in improving complexion as well as reducing pimples. Take a diet rich in vitamin A, E,C.Drink lots of water. Take proper sleep .Cut down stress.

Good morning sir. Me and my friend suffering same problem we have ring worm in down place of stomach and that spreading more and the color of red ringworm and itching so much so please sir what to do. Recently I use sonaderm cream but no use.

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Dermatologist, Delhi
Its a fungal infection, please maintain hygiene and keep the area dry. Consult your dermatologist for the proper and complete treatment.

I am 32 years lady. Unknowingly I used sonaderm gm on my face since 4 years. I tried to stop it but after stop to use this cream on my face many types of skin problem occurs on my face. Howi should I control it?

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About Sonaderm Gm Cream
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What are the contraindications of Sonaderm Gm Cream ?
What are the side effects of Sonaderm Gm Cream ?
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What are the substitutes for Sonaderm Gm Cream ?
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