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food interaction for DEROBIN

alcohol interaction for DEROBIN

pregnancy interaction for DEROBIN

lactation interaction for DEROBIN

medicine interaction for DEROBIN

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alcohol
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lactation
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No interaction found
No interaction found
Derobin ointment 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR DEROBIN

Coal Tar(5.3% w/w)

Uses

Coal Tar is used in the treatment of psoriasis, keratoses (abnormal skin growth) and dermatitis.

How it works

Coal tar belongs to a class of drugs known as keratoplastics. It works by causing the skin to shed dead cells from its top layer and slow down the growth of skin cells. This effect decreases scaling and dryness. Coal tar can also decrease itchiness from these skin conditions.

Common side effects

Skin irritation, Photosensitivity
Dithranol Topical(1.15% w/w)

Uses

Dithranol Topical is used in the treatment of psoriasis, keratoses (abnormal skin growth) and dermatitis.

How it works

Dithranol belongs to the class of medications know as antimitotic drugs. It works by reducing the scaling and thickening of the skin thereby helping to clear patches of psoriasis by restoring normal skin development.

Common side effects

Burning sensation, Skin irritation
Salicylic Acid(1.15% w/w)

Uses

Salicylic Acid is used in the treatment of psoriasis, keratoses (abnormal skin growth) and dermatitis.

How it works

Salicylic acid belongs to a class of medication called keratolytics. It works on reducing swelling and redness and thus causing pimples to shrink. It also loosens and softens the dry, scaly skin thus causing it to peel off.

Common side effects

Skin irritation

COMMON DOSAGE FOR DEROBIN OINTMENT

Patients taking DEROBIN OINTMENT

  • 38%
    Once A Day
  • 23%
    Twice A Week
  • 23%
    Twice A Day
  • 15%
    Alternate Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR DEROBIN

No substitutes found

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WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT DEROBIN OINTMENT

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
44%
Can't say
25%
Not effective
19%
Moderately effective
13%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

Yes
54%
No
46%

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)