CORTAZ contains Clobetasol propionate which belongs to a group of medicines called topical steroids. It helps to reduce the swelling and irritation. It is used to reduce redness and itchiness of certain skin problems. Clobetasol is a corticosteroid which means it helps to reduce inflammation in the skin. Skin gets inflamed due to allergic reactions or irritation which causes various chemicals to be released in the skin. Due to this the blood vessels widen, and the irritated skin becomes red, swollen, itchy and painful. It works inside the skin cells to stop the release of these chemicals thus reducing the swelling, redness and itching.
CORTAZ is a strong and effective treatment for the inflamed skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. Tell your doctor before using this medicine, if you have an infection on your scalp. Always use this medicine exactly doctor has told you. It is for external use only. This medicine is used on the scalp only. Do not apply it to other areas of body. It is not recommended for use in patients under 18 years of age. Children have smaller body sizes and so have a higher chance of side effects. The most common side effects include burning, pain, irritation, rash