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Composition for GAMAMED

Gamma Benzene Hexachloride Topical(2%)

food interaction for GAMAMED

alcohol interaction for GAMAMED

pregnancy interaction for GAMAMED

lactation interaction for GAMAMED

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
No interaction found
No interaction found
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Gamamed 2% lotion is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE

SALT INFORMATION for GAMAMED

Gamma Benzene Hexachloride Topical(2%)

Uses

Gamamed 2% lotion is used in the treatment of scabies (itchy skin condition).

How it works

Gamma benzene hexachloride belongs to a class of medications called as ectoparasiticides. It works by acting on nervous system of mite and lice and killing them.

Common side effects

Allergic skin rash, Burning sensation, Itching, Dry skin, Hair loss, Numbness, Tingling sensation

SUBSTITUTES for GAMAMED

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  • GAMAMED 2% LOTION
    (100 ML lotion in bottle)
    Med Manor Organics Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 0.54/ML of lotion
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    Rs. 54.28
    pay 18% more per ML of lotion

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Expert advice for GAMAMED

  • Avoid direct contact of cream or shampoo with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
  • Wear synthetic latex gloves during the application of cream or shampoo.  
  • Inform your doctor if you have any other chronic skin disease such as dermatitis (inflammation of skin) or psoriasis (red, itchy, scaly patches over the skin). 
  • Avoid exposure of medication applied on your skin to baby while breastfeeding.
  • Feed your baby after 24 hours of lotion application as the drug is secreted through breast milk.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to gamma benzene hexachloride or any of its ingredients.
  • It sholud not given to premature neonates. 
  • It sholud not given to patients with history of uncontrolled fits (seizures) or any neurological disorders.  

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Content on this page was last updated on 16 June, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)