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    Active Ingredient *
    Dexamethasone (as Acetate) 0.044%

    Status in Israel
    RX

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    Presentation Basket Yarpa Pharmasoft

    Cream

    15 g

    full basket chart 6792 16175

    Cream

    30 g

    full basket chart 8043 16561

    Dosage

    Apply a thin layer of the cream twice daily (morning and evening) on the affected area and massage into the skin.
    See prescribing information for full details.


    Indications

    Mycotic skin infections with inflammation and/or infection.


    Contra-Indications

    Hypersensitivity, tuberculosis of the skin, herpes simplex, vaccinia and varicella.


    Special Precautions

    Do not use in or around the eyes. Pregnancy and lactation, pediatrics, prolonged use with high doses applied to large skin surfaces.


    Side Effects

    Burning sensation, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, acneiform eruptions, hypopigmentation, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, striae and skin atrophy, ototoxicity, nephrotoxicity.


    Drug interactions

    Phenytoin, barbiturates, carbamazepine, aminoglutethimide, rifampicin. Thiazide and loop diuretics, cardiac glycosides, acetazolamide. Oral hypoglycemics, insulin, antihypertensives, anabolic steroids, ophthalmic idoxuridine. NSAIDs, aspirin, other salicylates, coumarin anticoagulants, vaccines, estrogens.


    Manufacturer
    Perrigo Israel
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