1 Clobex . Clobex (clobetasol propionate) is a topical corticosteroid used for short periods of time to reduce the itching, flaking, scaling, redness and inflammation of skin conditions on the body and scalp such as psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis. Clobex comes in three formulations for convenient, effective skin treatment : Spray: For treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis Shampoo: For scalp psoriasis Lotion: For treatment of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses (SRDs), such as eczema and dermatitis. Psoriasis is a disorder in which skin grows and replaces itself too rapidly, causing a buildup of red, thickened areas with silvery scales. The National Institutes of Health estimates between 5 and million people in the have psoriasis. Psoriasis usually develops in adults on the scalp, elbows, knees and lower back and often appears in the same place on both sides of the body.
2 It may affect quality of life since it can be a painful, itchy and sometimes unattractive skin condition in its moderate to severe forms. Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, describes a variety of common skin diseases. It is an itchy, red, flaking, weeping, oozing skin condition. Clobex provides clinically proven relief of common symptoms associated with psoriasis and other SRDs, such as: Itching Scaling and flaking Erythema (skin redness and inflammation). Plaque thickening Clobex (clobetasol propionate) Spray, is powerful psoriasis treatment which comes in 2. oz. and oz. bottle with a non-aerosol, measured-dose spray. It is the only available superhigh potent corticosteroid formulation that couples clobetasol in a non-aerosol, measured-dose spray. It is indicated for treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
3 Clobex (clobetasol propionate) Shampoo, combines the power of clobetasol with convenience for your busy life. Clobex Shampoo is applied just once a day for up to four weeks, offering relief from itching and flaking with the daily shower. Clobex (clobetasol propionate) Lotion, is a super-high corticosteroid potent formulation that is quickly absorbed. It provides the strength of clobetasol cream with the light consistency of a lotion. For more information on Clobex , visit Clobex is only available by prescription. For more information on Galderma , visit Galderma Laboratories, 14501 N. Freeway Fort Worth, TX 76177. Please see reverse side for more information regarding Clobex . Reference: 1. - Decroix J, Pres H, Tsankov N, Poncet M, Arsonnaud S. Clobetasol propionate lotion in the treatment of moderate to severe plaque-type psoriasis.
4 Cutis. 2004;74:201-206. Clobex (clobetasol propionate) Shampoo, Clobetasol propionate has been shown to suppress the HPA axis at the lowest doses tested. Clobex (clobetasol proprionate) Spray, Lotion and Shampoo are not recommended for use on anyone younger than 18 years of age. Clobetasol propionate should not be used on the face, groin, or axillae, and the total dosage should not exceed 50g (50mL. or oz) per week. Patients should use Clobex Shampoo, , Clobex Spray, and Clobex Lotion, only for the minimum period necessary to achieve desired results. Clobex Lotion In controlled clinical trials, the following adverse reactions have been reported: burning/stinting, skin dryness, irritation, ery- thema, folliculitis, puritus, skin atrphy, and telangiectasia. Clobex Shampoo In controlled clinical trials, the following adverse reactions have been reported: burning/stinting, pruritus, edema, folliculitis, acne, dry skin, irritation dermatitis, alopecia, urticaria, skin atrophy, and telangiectasia.
5 Clobex Spray In controlled clinical trials, the following adverse reactions have been reported: burning, pruritus, infections and infestations, nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory trac infection, skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders. treatment with Clobex Spray should not exceed 4 weeks. treatment beyond 2 weeks should be limited to localized lesions of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis that have not sufficient improved after the initial 2weeks of treatment with Clobex Spray. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit or call 1-800-FDA-1088.