Eumovate Ointment

Eczema & Psoriasis

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  • Eumovate Ointment
  • Eumovate Ointment

Eumovate Ointment

Eczema & Psoriasis
  • Medication features

    Eumovate ointment is a topical cream that is used to treat redness, itchiness and prevent breakouts of skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, nappy rash, dermatitis and many more. It contains the active ingredient clobetasone butyrate, which belongs to the corticosteroid family of medication. Eumovate ointment works by reducing inflammation within the cells at the site of application.

    • Steroid topical treatment for eczema and psoriasis
    • Reduces inflammation and patchy skin


NOTE: After selecting this product, you will need to complete a short assessment, so we can make sure this medication is suitable for you. Pricing is provided as a reference only. The final decision on issuing this medication remains with our Prescriber / Pharmacist.

Eumovate contains a steroid called clobetasone that helps to relieve inflammation, itching and redness of eczema and psoriasis.

Eumovate ointment is applied to the skin to treat a number of skin conditions including:

  • Psoriasis
  • Eczema
  • Irritant or allergic contact dermatitis
  • Photodermatitis
  • Seborrhoeic dermatitis
  • Nappy rash
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Otitis externa
  • Prurigo nodularis
  • Insect bites

Side Effects

Like any medicine, there are possible risks of side effects when using Eumovate ointment. Some of these can be quite mild and can subside over time. Others are more serious and should be reported to your GP right away if you experience any side effects. Please contact a member of our team if you are concerned about any potential side effects that may occur when using Eumovate ointment.

Common side effects of Eumovate ointment include:

  • Thinning of the skin
  • Burning, itching, or irritation at the site of application
  • Increased hair growth
  • Changes in skin colour

Stop using Eumovate ointment and seek medical attention if your condition is not improving, or if you develop small, pus-filled blisters under the skin.


Info Leaflet

Before taking Eumovate ointment or any medicines, regardless of whether they are over the counter or prescription-only, it is essential always to read the patient information leaflet.

Eumovate Ointment Patient Information Leaflet