• Make sure your skin is clean and dry before applying this medicine.
• Do not cover, wrap, or wear tight fitting clothes over your treated skin areas unless directed by your doctor.
• Allow the liquid to dry before putting on your clothes.
• Apply the shampoo form of this medicine to your dry scalp. Part your hair so that you only treat the affected areas. Apply a small amount to the area, massage gently, and leave it on for 15 minutes. Add water, lather and rinse well.
Clobetasol Propionate is not recommended to be used in children under the age of 12 and only under a doctor's guidance by pregnant or nursing mothers.
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Reviewed February 23, 2012
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith