Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Dermatology
Active ingredients: Hydrocortisone
laboratory: Bayer Family Sante
15 g tube
This medicine is indicated in adults and children over 6 years of age in case of:
· Bites of nettles
· Insect bites
· Localized sunburn
Dosage DERMASPRAID DEMANGEAISON 0.5% Cream Tube 15 g
RESERVED FOR ADULTS AND CHILDREN OVER 6 YEARS OLD.
2 applications a day.
An increase in the number of applications increases the risk of occurrence of adverse effects without improving the therapeutic effects.
It is advisable to apply the product in spaced keys, then to spread it while massaging slightly until it is entirely absorbed.
Wash hands after application.
The duration of treatment is limited to three days.
· Hypersensitivity to any of the constituents of the cream.
· Ulcerated skin lesions, wounds.
· Bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic skin infections.
Side effects Dermaspraid Itching
This drug contains a corticosteroid of low activity and low dosage, the side effects described below are minimized.
Prolonged use of corticosteroids with strong or very strong activity may result in skin atrophy, telangiectasia (to be particularly feared on the face), stretch marks (particularly at the root of the limbs, and occurring more readily in teenagers). ecchymotic purpura secondary to atrophy, skin fragility.
These effects are rare with low activity corticosteroids such as 0.5% hydrocortisone.
In the face, corticosteroids can create perioral dermatitis or aggravate rosacea.
It may be observed delayed healing of unstressed wounds, pressure ulcers, leg ulcers (see section Contraindications ).
Acneiform or pustular eruptions, hypertrichosis, depigmentations have been reported.
Secondary infections, particularly under occlusive dressing or in folds and allergic contact dermatitis, have also been reported with the use of local corticosteroids.
Due to the presence of methyl parahydroxybenzoate and lanolin oil, this medicine can cause skin allergies (urticaria, eczema).