Medicine Overview of Clearkin Gel
Uses of Clearkin Gel
Clearkin 5% Gel is used in the treatment of scabies.
Side effects of Clearkin Gel
Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Erythematous rash, Itching, Dry skin.
How to use Clearkin Gel
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.
How Clearkin Gel 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 parasites including itch mite and head and pubic lice causing paralysis and death.
In Depth Information on Clearkin Gel
Expert advice for Clearkin Gel
- 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 colored 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.
- It should not take if patient is allergic to permethrin or any ingredient of its ingredients.
- It should not given to children <6 months.
Special precautions for Clearkin 5% Gel
No interaction found
Clearkin 5% Gel is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Clearkin 5% Gel is probably safe to use during lactation. L+more
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Clearkin 5% Gel does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Clearkin 5% Gel is probably safe to use in patients with kid+more
ney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Clearkin 5% Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Clearkin 5% Gel is probably safe to use in patients with liv+more
er disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Clearkin 5% Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Permethrin Topical, please consult your doctor.
Substitutes for Clearkin
No substitutes found for this medicine