Elica Cream (Mometasone Furoate Cream)
Elica cream (mometasone furoate cream)
Elica (mometasone furoate) Cream, 0.1%, is made up of mometasone furoate, USP for dermatologic use. Mometasone furoate is a artificial corticosteroid with anti- seditious action.
Each gram of Elica Cream, 0.1%, comprises: 1 mg mometasone furoate, USP in a cream base of hexylene glycol; propylene glycol stearate (55% monoester); phosphoric acid; ceteareth-20; stearyl alcohol and titanium dioxide; white wax; white petrolatum; aluminum starch octenylsuccinate (Gamma Irradiated); and purified H2O.
Side effects of Elica Cream (mometasone furoate)
Get immediate medical attention in case of any allergic symptoms such as: skin hives; chest pain; difficulty breathing; inflammation of your face, tongue, lips, or throat.
Stop using this cream and consult your healthcare provider immediately if you have harsh reaction of any treated skin, or if you show symptoms of mometasone topical concentration via your skin, such as:
• unclear visualization or seeing halos in the region of lights;
• mood swing;
• insomnia or sleep disoders;
• Gain of weight, inflammation in your face; or muscle weakness, tiredness.
Less serious side effects may include:
• mild skin rash, burning, itching, dryness or redness;
• softening or thinning of your skin;
• inflamed hair follicles;
• irritation or skin rash around your mouth;
• numbness or tingling;
• spider veins;
• changes in color of treated skin;
• pimples, blisters or crusting of area of skin applied upon; or
• Stretch marks.
This may not be the total details of side effects and additional problems may take place. Inform your doctor about any unusual skin behaviors and other disorders.
What are the precautions when taking mometasone furoate (Elica cream)?
Before using mometasone furoate (Elica cream), inform your pharmacist or doctor if you are sensitive to it; or if you suffer from other allergic conditions. This medication may include dormant ingredients, which can source hyper sensitivity or additional health problems. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist for additional information.
Before using this product, tell your pharmacist or doctor your therapeutic history, particularly of: diabetes, improper blood circulation, immune system disorders.
Corticosteroids can worsen skin infections and make it hard to treat. Inform your pharmacist or doctor if you have any preexisting skin infection so it can be taken care of.