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Crotorax Lotion

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Composition for Crotorax Lotion

Primary uses of Crotorax Lotion

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99
60 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Crotorax Lotion

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Uses of Crotorax Lotion

Crotorax Lotion is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Crotorax Lotion side effects

Common

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

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How to use Crotorax 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 Crotorax Lotion works

Crotamiton belongs to the class of medications called as scabicidal drugs. It works by killing the mite that causes scabies. It is also anti-pruritic in action. It acts as a counter-irritant, producing a cooling effect as it evaporates from the skin, thereby providing relief from itching.

In Depth Information on Crotorax Lotion

Expert advice for Crotorax Lotion

  • Exercise caution if your child is less than 3 years of age, apply the cream or lotion under doctor’s supervision.
  • Do not apply crotamiton topical in or around the mouth or eyes. If applied accidently, rinse thoroughly with water. 
  • After each application, change the clothing, towels and bed sheets to facilitate killing of all the mites.
  • Take a cleansing bath after 48 hours of the last application to remove the traces of the medication from the skin.
  • Stop applying crotamiton if you develop any allergic reaction.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding and or having genital itching.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to crotamiton or any of its ingredients.
  • It sholud not given to patients with acute exudative dermatoses (red and itchy skin with pus). 
  • It sholud not given to patients with damaged or excoriated skin.
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Crotorax Lotion related warnings
Special precautions for Crotorax Lotion
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Crotorax Lotion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Crotorax 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 Crotorax Lotion via licking.
Driving
SAFE
Crotorax Lotion does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Crotorax Lotion is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Crotorax Lotion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Crotorax Lotion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Crotorax Lotion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Crotorax Lotion?uses

If you miss a dose of Crotorax Lotion, please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Crotorax Lotion

Frequently asked questions about Crotamiton Topical

Q. Is crotamiton over the counter?
No. Crotamiton is available with prescription of registered medical practitioner only
Q. Is crotamiton a steroid/an antihistamine?
Crotamiton is neither a steroid nor an antihistamine
Q. Is crotamiton topical safe?
Crotamiton topical is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
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