Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.
This medicine is for use on the skin only. Do not get it in your eyes, nose, or mouth. Do not use it on skin areas that have cuts or scrapes. If it does get on these areas, rinse it off right away.
Do not apply the gel/jelly on your child's underarm, groin, or diaper areas.
Wash your hands with soap and water before and after using this medicine.
Apply a thin layer to the affected area. Rub it in gently.
Do not cover the treated area with a bandage unless your doctor has told you to.
Shake the foam or lotion well just before using. Hold the can of foam upside down to put it on the skin.
Do not put the foam directly on your face. Put the foam in your hand first, then apply it to your face.
Do not use the foam near heat, an open flame, or while smoking. Do not puncture, break, or burn the can.
This medicine is not for long-term use.
If a dose is missed:
If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, apply it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to apply the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not apply extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.
Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Do not freeze the cream or ointment.
Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of the used medicine container and any leftover medicine after you have finished your treatment. You will also need to throw away old medicine after the expiration date has passed.
Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.
Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Also tell your doctor if you have diabetes. This medicine may increase the amount of sugar in your blood or urine. You may need to check your blood sugar and urine more often when using this medicine.
Do not give this medicine to your child unless your doctor tells you to. Do not use this medicine to treat diaper rash.
Do not use this medicine for a skin problem that has not been checked by your doctor.
Make sure any doctor or dentist who treats you knows that you are using this medicine. You may need to stop using this medicine several days before having surgery or medical tests.
If your condition becomes worse or does not improve after 2 to 4 weeks with this medicine, check with your doctor.