Mometasone cream is used in the treatment of itching, inflammation, or redness of the skin. It reduces any form of skin inflammation and inflammatory reactions on the body. It belongs to the medication class of Corticosteroids. It can be used with a prescription from a doctor.
This medication is used to help treat skin conditions such as itching, redness, or inflammation. It is also used to help treat severe skin diseases such as psoriasis, skin allergies, or rashes. It is only for external use, however, it should not be used on sensitive areas of the skin. Use this medicine exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not use more than what has been prescribed by the doctor.
Dosage and administration
Wash your hands thoroughly before using the cream. Clean the affected area before taking a small quantity of the cream and applying it on the affected area, forming a thin coat. The applied cream should cover the entire affected area and it must be evenly distributed. It is important to wash your hands immediately after using this medication. Do not wrap the affected area with a bandage. This medication should only be used for up to 2 weeks, as prescribed by the physician. Usually, it is advised to apply this medicine once per day, before bedtime. Your physician or pharmacist would advise you on the proper use of this medicine.
There are various side effects that have been reported with the use of this medication. Some common side effects are as follows,