Medicine Overview of Benzylac Capsule
Uses of Benzylac Capsule
Benzylac Capsule is used in the treatment of scabies.
Side effects of Benzylac Capsule
Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation).
How to use Benzylac Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Benzylac Capsule at a fixed time.
How Benzylac Capsule works
Benzyl benzoate belongs to a class of drugs called as scabicide. It acts by exerting toxic effect on the nervous system of the mites and lice. It paralyses these parasites resulting in their death.
In Depth Information on Benzylac Capsule
Expert advice for Benzylac Capsule
• Avoid direct contact with eyes or other mucous membrane. • Do not apply benzyl benzoate on head and face. • Do not use benzyl benzoate on open wounds, such as cuts or sores on the skin or scalp. • Practice disinfecting/ washing combs, curlers, and brushes in hot water for about 10 minutes immediately after using benzyl benzoate to prevent spread of infection. • Practice washing all recently worn clothing and used bed linens and towels in hot water to prevent spread of infection. • Patients allergic to benzyl benzoate or any of its ingredients should avoid it. • Pregnant and breastfeeding women should not be administered benzyl benzoate. • Neonates should also not be given benzyl benzoate. • Benzyl benzoate should not be given to patients with broken or irritated skin.
Special precautions for Benzylac Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Benzylac Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Benzyl Benzoate, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Benzylac NA Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Benzyl Benzoate
Benzylac is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is benzyl benzoate the same as benzoyl peroxide and can be used for acne?
No, benxoyl benzoate is used in the treatment of scabies and not be used on open wounds. Whereas, benzoyl peroxide is used in the treatment of acne
Benzylac is not known to cause cancer. However, if you develop of any such symptoms contact your doctor immediately.
Substitutes for Benzylac
No substitutes found for this medicine