Dermovate cream is a steroid-based medication used to treat skin conditions. It is used to alleviate the symptoms of itchiness, swelling and redness. It is available by prescription only and is a product of GlaxoSmithKline UK.

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Composition

The active ingredient in Dermovate cream is clobetosol propionate; it falls in the steroid medication category. It can be found in either a 30g or 100g tube.

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Uses

It is mainly used in skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. Dermovate cream helps in the reduction of swelling, itchiness and irritation.

  • Dermovate cream is a steroid-based medication used to treat skin conditions.
  • It is mainly used in skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis.
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Side effects

Possible side effects include: skin irritation when applying the cream, development of stretch marks, increased hair growth, thinning of the skin and changes in your skin colour.

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Storage

Don't store above 25ºC. Do not use after the expiry date shown on the packaging; keep out of the reach of children.

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Warning

Don't use under the following conditions: on children under the age of one; if you are allergic to any of the ingredients in Dermovate cream; to treat fungal infections; viral infections; acne; or blisters caused by an infection.