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Drug: Elocon Cream
Elocon is a special disease which is used for different kinds of skin problems. It contains steroid and is applied on the skin. It should be used only when it is prescribed by the doctors.
This steroid is prescribed to cure the inflammation of skin or any other similar disorder like redness, rashes etc. While using Elocon instructions written on the label should be followed properly or should be used as advised by the doctor. It can create several side effects and to avoid that you should inform your doctor if you are allergic to kind of drug, or if you are diabetic. In fact you should inform the doctor about any kind of disease that you have so that the doctor can understand if this drug is suitable for your health or not. You should not use this medicine if you are pregnant or planning for it as the medicine might affect both the mother and the child adversely.
When it is used on a particular area of the skin, try not to cover it. Any kind of bandages should be avoided as the skin will absorb larger amount of steroid creating health hazards. It is always advisable that you ask your doctor thoroughly about its usage and dosage and should be very particular about it. Unless a doctor seriously recommend it for a baby it should not be used. The skin of the babies tends to absorb more steroid thus one should be very careful if it is used for a child.
For a missed dose of Elocon try to apply it soon when you remember about it unless it is time for the next dosage. You should take immediate medical help in case you have an overdose of this medicine as it can also cost your life.