Alscab 1% w/w Soap

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Alscab 1% w/w Soap

Primarily used for

18.37
₹0.24/Soap
75 gm in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Alscab Soap

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Uses of Alscab Soap

Alscab 1% w/w Soap is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of Alscab Soap

Common

Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).

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How to use Alscab Soap

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Alscab Soap works

Permethrin is a pyrethroid compound and it belongs to a class of medications called as Ectoparasiticides.  It acts on the nervous system of variety of pests including itch mite and head and pubic lice causing paralysis and death.

In Depth Information on Alscab Soap

Expert advice for Alscab Soap

  • Inform you doctor if you have any skin conditions or allergies to medicines, food or other substances, asthma, or if you have any other medical conditions. 
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes and wear gloves to avoid irritation to hands. If permethrin is accidentally introduced into the eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water. 
  • Apply the medication on small part of the hair to ensure it does not affect coloured or permed hair before application to entire head.
  • Check hair for active infestation with lice or nits after one repetition of treatment after 14 days as you may be at risk of developing resistance to treatment.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Alscab 1% w/w Soap
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Alscab 1% w/w Soap is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Alscab 1% w/w Soap is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Alscab 1% w/w Soap does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Alscab 1% w/w Soap is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alscab 1% w/w Soap may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Alscab 1% w/w Soap is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alscab 1% w/w Soap may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Permethrin, please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Alscab 1% w/w Soap

Frequently asked questions for Permethrin

Alscab is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.

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