Clobetasol + Salicylic Acid 3% Lotion: The lotion is made up majorly of Clobestasol and a small amount of salicylic acid. Clobetasol belongs to topical corticosteroids class, a prescription drug that can treat skin inflammation and itching. Salicylic acid can treat dandruff, acne, psoriasis, or seborrhea. The lotion can be used to counter severe plaque psoriasis.
The lotion should be applied every 12 hours. Rub it gently on the infected area and cover completely. Do not overuse. Usage pattern may change according to the type of infections you have.
Here are some benefits about using Clobetasol + Salicylic Acid 3% lotion:
Treating Eczema: Eczema is a skin problem that causes redness, itching, and swelling. Clobetasol + Salicylic Acid lotion helps with eczema by stopping certain chemicals that make the skin red, swollen, and itchy.
Treating Psoriasis: Psoriasis is a long-lasting condition that makes skin cells grow too fast, causing thick, red, and scaly patches. Clobetasol + Salicylic Acid lotion helps treat psoriasis by making the skin smooth, getting rid of dead skin cells, and lessening scaling and dryness.
Keratolytic Action: Salicylic Acid in Clobetasol + Salicylic Acid lotion helps to remove dead skin cells. It makes the skin soft by getting rid of dead skin cells and breaking up clumps of keratin. This helps to remove the top layer of skin, reducing roughness and dryness.
Side effects include softening of the skin, irritation, colour change of skin, pimples, acne, rashes. Salicyclic acid doesn’t have much of side effects as known. Prevent swallowing and keep out of reach of children.