Brand name Elocon cream

Dosage form Cream

Payment Option Western Union/PayPal

Delivery time Airmail 10-20 days to international Post Office in Harare and Bulawayo.Trackable #will be provided.

Packaging Mometasone will be dispensed in quantity of 45gm or multiple of as requested

Description Mometasone cream is a strong corticosteroid used to treat inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions,eczema and psoriasis

PATIENT INFORMATION

WHAT IS THIS MEDICATION

Mometasone cream is a corticosteroid cream used to treat itching ,redness and swelling of many skin conditions.It works by reducing inflammatory reactions and modifying immune reactions in the body.

WHAT SHOULD MY HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL KNOW BEFORE I USE MOMETASONE CRAEM

They need to know if you are pregnant,planning to become pregnant,or are breast-feeding

if you have chickenpox,shingles,measles,and have had a positive TB skin test or a recent vaccination

if you have had a skin infection,thinning of the skin,or certain type of severe acne

if you are taking an oral corticosteroid eg prednisone

if you have any other type of active infection

HOW DO I USE MOMETASONE CREAM

Wash your hands before and after use,unless your hands are part of the treated area.Apply a small amount to the affected area and rub in gently.Do not bandage or wrap the skin being treated unless directed to do so by your doctor.Do not use on healthy skin or over large areas of the skin.Avoid getting the cream into your eyes ,nose or mouth ,and if this happens rinse it out with plenty of cool tap water.Do not use cream on the face ,underarms or groin area unless told to do so by your doctor

Do not use mometasone cream in children younger than 2 years old as it may affect growth rate

Do not use mometasone cream to treat the nappy area of a child

Stop using mometasone cream when the skin area returns to normal check with your doctor as you need to tapper off the dose.Contact your doctor if improvement is not seen within 2 weeks of use.

Elderly patients are more likely to have damaged skin through aging ,the use of mometasone cream should be for brief infrequent periods to avoid side effects.

Note.Mometasone cream is only for you and not to be shared with others.

WHAT IF I MISS A DOSE

If you miss an application,skip that application and continue your prescribed dosing schedule.Do not use extra applications or use for longer periods than directed by your doctor.

WHAT MAY INTERACT WITH MOMETASONE CREAM

Interactions are not expected ,do not however use other skin products without telling your doctor.

WHAT SHOULD I WATCH FOR WHILE USING MOMETASONE CREAN

Inform your doctor if your symptoms do not get better within 2 weeks of using mometasone cream.The use of mometasone cream may increase the risk of getting an infection,report to your doctor if you have been around  anyone with measles  or chicken pox,or you develop sores or blisters that do not heal properly

POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF MOMETASONE CREAM

Side effects that should be reported to your doctor

painful ,red ,pus filled blisters in hair follicles

severe burning and continued itching of the skin

thinning of the skin with easy bruising

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention(but report if they become bothersome)

burning,itching or irritation of the skin

increased redness or scalling of the skin

WHERE CAN I KEEP MOMETASONE CREAM

Keep out of reach of children stored at room temperature away from heat and direct light.Discard any expired cream.