clobetasol propionate

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clobetasol propionate

[klōbet′əsol prō′pyōnāt]
a topical corticosteroid antiinflammatory.
indications It is prescribed for the short-term treatment of inflammation and pruritus associated with certain moderate to severe types of dermatitis.
contraindications It is contraindicated for prolonged use, for applications to large areas of poor skin integrity, and with the use of occlusive dressing.
adverse effects Adverse reactions may include hyperglycemia, glycosuria, Cushing's syndrome, and suppression of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal functions. Because of the greater ratio of skin surface to body weight in children, they are at risk of absorbing a greater proportion of topical steroid.

clobetasol propionate

(klō-bēt′ă-sōl″ prō′pē-ă-nāt”)
A high-potency topical corticosteroid. It is used for short-term treatment to cortisone-responsive dermatoses.

clobetasol propionate (klōbā´təsol´ prō´pēənāt´),

n brand names: Dermovate, Temovate, Temovate Emollient Cream;
drug class: topical corticosteroid group I potency;
action: possesses antipruritic and antiinflammatory properties;
uses: psoriasis, exzema, contact dermatitis.
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Clobetasol Propionate Foam Perrigo Israel Olux E Foam
The new business will have a broad portfolio of dermatology products including Stiefel brands Duac for acne, Olux E for dermatitis and Soriatane for the treatment of severe psoriasis.
The group produces treatments for a range of skin ailments, such as Duac for acne and Olux E for dermatitis.
Allegan MI) won approval for its generic version of Olux Foam for the treatment of moderate to severe dermatosis of the scalp.
OLUX was previously approved for the short-term topical treatment of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of moderate to severe corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses of the scalp including psoriasis.
Leading products at Stiefel include Duac for acne, Olux E for dermatitis, and Soriatane for severe psoriasis.
The GlaxoSmithKline and Stiefel products include Evoclin Foam, Extina Foam, Luxiq Foam, Olux Foam, Olux-E Foam, Vusion Ointment, Zovirax Capsules, Zovirax Tablets and Zovirax Suspension.
05% is AB-rated and therapeutically equivalent to and substitutable for the brand Olux Foam.
The new business will include Stiefel's leading brands: Duac, for acne, Olux E for dermatitis and Soriatane for the treatment of severe psoriasis.
Clobetasol Propionate Emulsion Foam is the AB-rated equivalent to Stiefel Laboratories' Olux -E Foam, 0.
12%; MimyX cream; Olux (clobetasol propionate) foam, 0.
s motion for a preliminary injunction related to Perrigo's product, the AB-rated generic equivalent to Connetics' Olux.