Clobetasol vs Clobex

Clobetasol
(Rx)
Clobex
(Rx)
Clobetasol is a skin medication.
Clobex is a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.2
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Psoriasis
3.3
Concern level
1.1
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
July 24, 2003
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
9,453 Discussions
3,334 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Itching
#2 for Psoriasis
#3 for Rash
#4 for Hair Loss
#5 for Eczema
#6 for Burning
#7 for Acne
#9 for Skin Problems
#10 for Scalp Psoriasis
#11 for Swelling
#13 for Scars
#14 for Dermatitis
#16 for Dandruff
Clobetasol is prescribed for Itching, Psoriasis, Rash, Hair Loss and Eczema and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Psoriasis
#2 for Itching
#3 for Hair Loss
#4 for Rash
#6 for Eczema
#7 for Burning
#8 for Acne
#9 for Dandruff
#10 for Skin Problems
#11 for Dermatitis
#12 for Swelling
Clobex is prescribed for Psoriasis, Itching and Hair Loss and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Clo
Withdrawal Symptoms
5
Nausea
4
Folliculitis
3
Weight Gain
3
Addiction
2
Tinea
2
Fever
2
Painful Sex
2
UTI
2
Paranoia
2
Clo
Folliculitis
6
Nausea
4
Sore Throat
3
Weight Gain
3
Paranoia
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Skin Cancer
2
Fever
2
Addiction
2
High Blood Pressure
2
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Clobetasol
Clo
Clobex
Clo
Withdrawal Symptoms
Clo
Clo
5
2
Nausea
Clo
Clo
4
4
Folliculitis
Clo
Clo
3
6
Weight Gain
Clo
Clo
3
3
Addiction
Clo
Clo
2
2
Tinea
Clo
Clo
2
0
Fever
Clo
Clo
2
2
Painful Sex
Clo
Clo
2
0
UTI
Clo
Clo
2
0
Paranoia
Clo
Clo
2
3
Folliculitis
Clo
Clo
6
3
Nausea
Clo
Clo
4
4
Sore Throat
Clo
Clo
3
0
Weight Gain
Clo
Clo
3
3
Paranoia
Clo
Clo
3
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
Clo
Clo
2
5
Skin Cancer
Clo
Clo
2
0
Fever
Clo
Clo
2
2
Addiction
Clo
Clo
2
2
High Blood Pressure
Clo
Clo
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Clobetasol during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Clobex during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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Method of use
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Foam, Gel, Ointment, Shampoo
Ointment, Shampoo
Dosages
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Cream: 0.05%
Foam: 0.05%
Gel: 0.05%
Lotion: 0.05%
Ointment: 0.05%
Shampoo: 0.05%
Solution: 0.05%
Spray: 0.05%
Lotion: 0.05%
Shampoo: 0.05%
Spray: 0.05%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clobetasol Propionate
Clobetasol Propionate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Clobetasol and Clobex: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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