Caladryl Lotion

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120 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Caladryl Lotion

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Uses of Caladryl Lotion

Caladryl Lotion is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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How to use Caladryl Lotion

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Caladryl Lotion works

Caladryl lotion is an antihistaminic medication. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

In Depth Information on Caladryl Lotion

Expert advice for Caladryl Lotion

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Caladryl, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Caladryl Lotion
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Caladryl Lotion 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
Caladryl Lotion is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Caladryl Lotion via licking.
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Driving
SAFE
Caladryl Lotion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Caladryl Lotion is probably safe to use in patients with kid
ney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Caladryl Lotion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Caladry
l Lotion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Diphenhydramine Topical, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Caladryl 1% w/v Lotion

Frequently asked questions for Diphenhydramine Topical

Q. Is diphenhydramine topical a blood thinner/narcotic/water soluble?
No, it is an antihistaminic drug and not a blood thinner or narcotic
Q. Is diphenhydramine hydrochloride safe?
It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

User Submitted Feedback For Caladryl 1% w/v Lotion

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“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Caladryl Lotion. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
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₹0.9/ml of Lotion
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