1. Carebet S Cream
Carebet S 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, Cream, mousse and an emollient cream.
2. How To Carebet S Cream Work?
Carebet S Cream is a combination of two medicines: Clobetasol and Salicylic Acid which treat eczema and psoriasis. Clobetasol is a steroid which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the skin red, swollen and itchy. Salicylic Acid is a keratolytic medicine which breaks down keratin clumps, removes dead skin cells and softens the skin. It also enhances the absorption of Clobetasol into the skin.
3. What is Carebet S Cream?
Carebet S Cream is used for Psoriasis, Inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses, Acne vulgaris, Melasma, Photodamage, Freckles, Lentigines and other conditions. Carebet S Cream may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Carebet S Cream contains Clobetasol Topical and Salicylic Acid Topical as active ingredients.
Carebet S Cream works by activating the phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins; possessing the keratolytic and comedolytic properties; peeling on the skin lipid film in acne; removing the intercellular lipids which are linked covalently to the cornified envelope surrounding the surface epithelial cells;
Sure Care Pharma manufactures Carebet S Cream.
4. How To Take Carebet S Cream?
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the Cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
5. Instruction for Carebet S Cream
Psoriasis and inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses are among the most common reported uses for Carebet S Cream. Please do not use Carebet S Cream for psoriasis and inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses without consulting first with your doctor.
6. Drug interaction of Carebet S Cream
Carebet-S Lotion 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.
7. Side Effects of Carebet S Cream
- Numbness of fingers
- Skin atrophy
- Cushing's syndrome
8. Warning of Carebet S Cream
Carebet S Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Carebet S Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
9. Precaution of Carebet S Cream
Before using Carebet S Cream, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- perioral dermatitis
- do not take by mouth. Consult with your doctor before using this medicine on open wounds, dry, chapped, irritated, or sun-burned skin.
- wash your hands before and after applying Carebet S Cream. Clean and dry the skin area to be treated.
- do not wash the treated area after immediately applying Carebet S Cream. Also avoid the use of other products on the treated area unless directed by your doctor.
- applying an excessive amount may result in pilling. Use a thinner layer or lesser quantity of medicine to avoid pilling.
- avoid getting this medication in your eyes or nose or mouth.
10. Carebet S Cream Dosage
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Carebet S Cream, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
11. Safety information about Carebet S Cream
The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.
12. Uses of Carebet S Cream
Carebet S Cream is used in the treatment of eczema and psoriasis.
13. Storage of Carebet S Cream
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Carebet S Cream.
|Equivalent Brands||Carebet S Lotion|
|Generic Brands||Clobetasol Propionate & Salicylic Acid|
|Strength||0.05% + 3.0%|