Clostar S Ointment

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Clobetasol (0.05 % w/w) + Salicylic Acid (3 % w/w)

Prescription Required

206 people have bought this recently

Clostar S Ointment

Manufactured by: Mankind Pharma Ltd

Contains / Salt: Clobetasol (0.05 % w/w) + Salicylic Acid (3 % w/w)

Prescription Required

206 people have bought this recently

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30 gm Ointment in 1 Tube

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Clostar S Information

Clostar S is a prescription medicine that is available as a Ointment. Secondary and off-label uses of Clostar S have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Clostar S is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Clostar S as well, which are listed below. Usually, these side effects of Clostar S go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

It is also important to note that Clostar S has a Unknown effect for pregnant women and Unknown effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if Clostar S has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Clostar S related warnings section.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Clostar S contraindications section.

Drug reaction of Clostar S with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Clostar S, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.

  1. Clostar S Benefits & Uses
  2. Clostar S Dosage & How to Take
  3. Clostar S Side Effects
  4. Clostar S Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Clostar S with Other Drugs
  6. Clostar S Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Clostar S
  8. Clostar S Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Clostar S Benefits & Uses

Clostar S is used to treat the following -

  1. Pimples
  2. Psoriasis
  3. Eczema
  4. Keratosis, Seborrheic
  5. Lichen Planus
  6. Dermatitis

Clostar S Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Clostar S

Clobetasol
Salicylic Acid

Clostar S Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Clostar S is used -

Clostar S Related Warnings

Is the use of Clostar S safe for pregnant women?

No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Clostar S in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

Is the use of Clostar S safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Clostar S on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Clostar S will cause side effects or not.

What is the effect of Clostar S on the Kidneys?

Clostar S may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

What is the effect of Clostar S on the Liver?

Using Clostar S does not have any harmful effects on the liver.

What is the effect of Clostar S on the Heart?

Clostar S is rarely harmful for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Clostar S with Other Drugs

Clostar S should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Clostar S Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Clostar S unless your doctor advises you to do so -

Frequently asked Questions about Clostar S

Is this Clostar S habit forming or addictive?

Clostar S does not cause addiction.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Clostar S since it does not cause drowsiness.

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Clostar S only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Clostar S is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

Clostar S Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Clostar S

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Clostar S together with food.

Interaction between Alcohol and Clostar S

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Clostar S with alcohol.

Clostar S FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Clostar S cause yeast infections?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS , Diabetology

No, Clostar S does not cause yeast infections. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Clostar S on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

No, Clostar S should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

Question over 1 year ago

Is Clostar S a steroid?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Clostar S is a steroid. It contains clobetasol which is a potent corticosteroid. It should not be confused with anabolic-androgenic steroids which are used by some bodybuilders without prescription to build muscle mass.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I use Clostar S without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

No, Clostar S is a prescription drug, so do not use it without consulting a doctor. It can be harmful for the patient to use this medicine without a doctor's recommendation because it can cause unpleasant side effects. Hence, the patient should seek doctors advice before using this medication by himself or herself.

Question about 2 years ago

Is Clostar S safe to use?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Clostar S is safe to use, if applied in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as skin atrophy (skin thinning), burning or stinging sensation of the skin. If you experience above-mentioned side after using this drug then inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

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References

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  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 895
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