Benzylac Capsule


Primarily used for

10 capsules in 1 strip

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. Benzylac Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it 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.
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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.
No information is available on the use of Benzylac Capsule d
uring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Benzylac Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Benzyla
c Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Benzyla
c Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

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

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.

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Substitutes for Benzylac

No substitutes found for this medicine
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