Ultravate 0.05% Ointment 15gm
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Chemical Name: HALOBETASOL (hal-oh-BAY-ta-sol)
Ultravate is a corticosteroid used on the skin to reduce itching and inflammation associated with different skin conditions.
INFORM YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.
UseÂ Ultravate exactly as directed by your doctor. WASH YOUR HANDS before and after applying this medicine. Apply a thin layer of medicine to the affected area. Rub the medicine in gently and completely. Do not cover with a bandage or wrap unless your doctor tells you to. STORE THIS MEDICINE at room temperature, away from heat and light. Keep the container tightly closed. IF YOU MISS A DOSE OF THIS MEDICINE, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.
DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE FOR MORE THAN 2 WEEKS unless directed by your doctor. KEEP THIS MEDICINE AWAY from your eyes. If you get it in your eyes, wash them out with water and contact your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR if you notice increased thirst, increased frequency of urination or increased volume of urine. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other skin conditions without checking with your doctor. FOR WOMEN: IF YOU PLAN ON BECOMING PREGNANT, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using this medicine during pregnancy. IT IS UNKNOWN IF THIS MEDICINE IS EXCRETED in breast milk. IF YOU ARE OR WILL BE BREAST-FEEDING while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.
Possible side effects
SIDE EFFECTS, that may go away during treatment, include stinging or burning when applied. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE if you develop irritation, rash, redness, or an increase in itching. Also, check with your doctor if you experience excessive hair growth, or a change in the color or texture of your skin. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
If you take too much
If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed.
DO NOT SHARE THIS MEDICINE with others for whom it was not prescribed. DO NOT USE THIS MEDICINE for other health conditions. KEEP THIS MEDICINE out of the reach of children.