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DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

Manufacturer

GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICAL LTD

Pack Of

1 LOTION

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML belongs to the group of medicines known as topical corticosteroids used to treat skin problems that may cause redness, itching and swelling. It is generally prescribed in mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, and contact dermatitis.

Atopic dermatitis is a condition in which the skin becomes red and itchy. Seborrheic dermatitis is a skin condition which causes itchy rash with flaky scales. Contact dermatitis is a condition in which the skin becomes red and inflamed after it comes in contact with any allergens (substance which causes allergy or irritation).

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML works by getting absorbed into the skin cells and then stop these cells from producing certain chemicals that cause inflammation. These chemicals are normally released when the skin reacts to any type of allergens (allergy causing foreign elements).

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is for external use only. Take a pea-sized amount onto your finger and apply it directly onto the affected area and gently massage it in. If DOSETIL LOTION 30ML comes in contact with eyes, nose or mouth, rinse with water immediately. You are advised to use DOSETIL LOTION 30ML for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as skin peeling, dryness, burning sensation, irritation, stinging sensation, itching and redness at the site of application. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

To treat your condition effectually continue using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML for as long as your doctor has prescribed it. Do not use DOSETIL LOTION 30ML for more than 4 weeks unless prescribed by a doctor. Reducing stress, eating healthy food and maintaining a good sleep cycle would be helpful. Do not use DOSETIL LOTION 30ML if you had a skin reaction or irritation to any steroid medicine. Desonide is a category C pregnancy drug, so consult your doctor before using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Do not apply DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on chest if you are breast-feeding. DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is not recommended for children below 3 months of age as the efficacy and safety have not been established.

Uses of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

Mild to moderate atopic dermatitis (eczema), seborrheic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, skin rashes, skin irritation and skin inflammation.

Directions for Use

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is for external use only. Clean and dry the affected area. Take a pea-sized amount onto your finger and apply it directly onto the affected area and gently massage it in.Do not use DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on dressing, band-aids and make-up unless told by the doctor.If DOSETIL LOTION 30ML comes in contact with eyes, nose or mouth, rinse with water immediately.Wash your hands before and after using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML, however do not wash your hands if you are applying DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on hands.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

Like all medicines, DOSETIL LOTION 30ML can also causes side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. Skin peeling, dryness, burning sensation, irritation, stinging sensation, itching and redness at the site of application are the common side-effects of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML. Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these side-effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Hormonal changes may be reported if DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is used regularly and at very high doses. It can alter your adrenal glands (glands that make hormones located above kidneys) and can cause Cushing’s syndrome. Symptoms of which includes a round puffy face, weight gain, hump on the back, and pink/purple stretch marks on the stomach, tiredness, muscle weakness, and weight loss. Besides this, DOSETIL LOTION 30ML may also cause symptoms of skin irritations like skin rash, itchy skin, swelling, blisters, irritation. If your condition gets worse, immediately stop taking DOSETIL LOTION 30ML and contact your doctor. Do not take DOSETIL LOTION 30ML if you are allergic to DOSETIL LOTION 30ML or any other topical steroids. If your skin condition does not improve even after four weeks consult your doctor. Talk to your doctor if you have heart, kidney or liver problems. Consult your doctor before using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Do not apply DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on the breast or nipple if you are breast-feeding. DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is not recommended for children below three months of age as the efficacy and safety have not been established.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    It is not known whether DOSETIL LOTION 30ML interacts with alcohol. Please consult your doctor.

  • Pregnancy

    DOSETIL LOTION 30ML is a Pregnancy category C medicine. There are no adequate studies on the effect of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on pregnancy. Hence, please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this, your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    Do not apply DOSETIL LOTION 30ML on the breast or nipple if you are a nursing mother. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this, your doctor will decide whether DOSETIL LOTION 30ML can be used by breast-feeding mothers or not.

  • Driving

    DOSETIL LOTION 30ML does not affect driving.

  • Liver

    Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding usage of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML in patients with liver impairment.

  • Kidney

    Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding usage of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML in patients with kidney impairment.

Other Information (DOS0027)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML belongs to the group of medicines called as corticosteroids. DOSETIL LOTION 30ML works by blocking the production of certain chemical substances in the body which cause allergy and inflammation (swelling and redness). Thereby, DOSETIL LOTION 30ML helps to treat redness, itching, irritation, and inflammation.

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML should not be used for more than four weeks unless prescribed by a doctor. If your condition does not improve despite using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML for four weeks, consult your doctor, he/she may prescribe you an alternate medicine.

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML can be used for children if prescribed by a doctor. However, DOSETIL LOTION 30ML should not be used in children younger than 3 months.

Please do not stop using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML without consulting your doctor on your own. Continue using DOSETIL LOTION 30ML for as long as your doctor has prescribed it to you to treat your condition effectually. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you experience any difficulty while taking DOSETIL LOTION 30ML.

Yes, DOSETIL LOTION 30ML can be used on face if prescribed by the doctor. However, do not apply DOSETIL LOTION 30ML directly on face. Take the required quantity of DOSETIL LOTION 30ML onto your finger and gently massage it onto the affected areas of face.

Do not use DOSETIL LOTION 30ML after expiry. Expiry refers to the last date that the manufacturer guarantees the full potency and safety of the drug. Check the expiry date from time-to-time and properly discard DOSETIL LOTION 30ML after expiry.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

DOSETIL LOTION 30ML

MRP: 153.00

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