COVATE SOFT is a combination of two medicines i.e. Clobetasol Propionate 0.05% & Ammonium Lactate 12% which is mainly used in treating skin infection. This medication is also used for Corticosteroid -responsive dermatoses, Moderate to severe plaque-type psoriasis, Dry skin, Scaly skin, Ichthyosis Vulgaris and other conditions.
Clobetasol Propionate 0.05% is a topical (for the skin) steroid used to treat the inflammation and itching caused by a number of skin conditions such as allergic reactions, eczema, and psoriasis.
Ammonium lactate is a combination of lactic acid and ammonium hydroxide. Ammonium lactate is a moisturizer. It is used in treating dry, scaly, itchy skin.
COVATE SOFT is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions, and symptoms:
Corticosteroid -responsive dermatoses
Moderate to severe plaque-type psoriasis
Burning of the skin
Cracking and fissuring of the skin
Numbness of the fingers
Tenderness in the elbow
Adults—Apply to the affected area of the skin 2 times per day, once in the morning and once at night.
Children 12 to 17 years of age—Apply to the affected area of the skin 2 times per day, once in the morning and once at night.
After applying the medication, wash your hands, unless you are using this medication to treat the hands.
When applying this medication near the eyes, avoid getting it in the eyes because this may worsen or cause glaucoma.
Also, avoid getting the medication in your nose or mouth.
If you get the medication in your eyes, nose, or mouth, rinse with plenty of water.