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clobetasone butyrate, nystatin, oxytetracycline

Product Overview

What is Trimovate and How It Works

  • Trimovate contains 3 different medicines called clobetasone butyrate, oxytetracycline and nystatin
  • Clobetasone butyrate belongs to a group of medicines called steroids. Steroids help to reduce swelling and irritation
  • Oxytetracycline and nystatin are medicines used to fight infections. They fight certain bacterial and fungal infections of the skin

Use of Trimovate:

  • Trimovate is used to help reduce the redness and itchiness of certain skin problems such as eczema, nappy rash and dermatitis where infection may be a problem
  • Trimovate can be used by adults and children and is available as a cream

Formulations of Trimovate:

  • Each Trimovate Cream is a yellow water-miscible cream containing clobetasone butyrate 0.05% w/w, oxytetracycline 3.0% w/w as calcium oxytetracycline and nystatin 100,000 units per gram

For further information on Trimovate, including information on who should not use Trimovate and possible side effects, please see the appropriate Trimovate Patient Information leaflet (PIL)

If you experience any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in the package leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
Trimovate is a trade mark of the GlaxoSmithKline group of companies.

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K.A: Last updated 20 September 2012: UK/CBN/0002/12

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