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Ultravate Medication Information

Ultravate® (halobetasol propionate) is a medication licensed for the treatment of various skin conditions, such as poison ivy, psoriasis, and eczema. It comes as an ointment or a cream, and is approved for use in adults and children as young as 12 years old.
 
When using Ultravate, apply a thin layer of the medicine on the affected areas of the skin once or twice daily. Possible side effects may include skin irritation, such as burning, stinging, and itching.
 
Before using Ultravate, make sure your healthcare provider has up-to-date information on any other medications you are taking, including vitamins and supplements, as well as any allergies you may have, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
 
(For more information, click Ultravate. This full-length article provides details on how this medication works, dosing guidelines, and general safety precautions to be aware of before beginning treatment.)
 

Ultravate Medication Information

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