Were you looking for information about Clobetasol Propionate? Clobetasol ptoponate is a common misspelling of clobetasol propionate.
Clobetasol propionate (Clobex®, Cormax®, Olux®, Temovate®) is a medicine prescribed to treat various skin problems, including eczema, poison ivy, and psoriasis. This topical steroid is applied on the affected areas of the skin once or twice daily. It works by suppressing an overactive immune system and reducing inflammation.
Although most people tolerate this medicine well, it is not suitable for everyone. Prior to using it, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history and any other medicines you are taking, including vitamins, nonprescription drugs, and herbal supplements.
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