Halobetasol Propionate

Here is information on skin and eczema cream Halobetasol Propionate, including side effects and overdose.

Halobetasol is a topical medication for eczema, dermatitis, skin allergies and rash. Halobetasol can relieve the itching, reduce the swelling and itching. Halobetasol is a powerful corticosteroid. Your skin specialist will advise you to apply Halobetasol skin ointment only for a week to fourteen days and then stop it.

How to apply Halobetasol

Apply Halobetasol once or twice only as directed by the doctor. Do not bandage the area or apply it in areas like groin, underarms or face (since the skin in tehse areas are sensitive). If the medicine goes near the eyes, it can be problematic because there is a risk of glaucoma.

Halobetasol Side effects

: The side effects of Halobetasol include stinging sensation, itching or dryness. In most cases, side effects are not there and the doctor will diagnose your case well before administering you the medication. Also let the doctor know if you are allergic to corticosteroids like prednisone, hydrocortisone or if you have some other allergies.

Overdose of Halobetasol

 In case of overdose, you should contact the emergency center quickly. American residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at -800-222-1222


Post a Comment

Twitter Delicious Facebook Digg Stumbleupon Favorites More

Design by Free WordPress Themes | Bloggerized by Lasantha - Premium Blogger Themes Powered by Blogger | My Healthy Feeling