PERITOP CREAM

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Monichem Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for PERITOP 5% W/V CREAM

Primarily used for

58.5
30 GM in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of PERITOP CREAM

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Uses of PERITOP CREAM

Peritop cream is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of PERITOP CREAM

Common

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

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How to use PERITOP CREAM

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How PERITOP CREAM 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 pests including itch mite and head and pubic lice causing paralysis and death.

In Depth Information on PERITOP CREAM

Expert advice for PERITOP CREAM

  • 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 coloured 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for PERITOP CREAM
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Peritop cream 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
SAFE
Peritop cream is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
SAFE
There is no interaction between liver impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for PERITOP 5% W/V CREAM

Frequently asked questions for Permethrin

Q. Is permethrin over the counter medicine?
Permethrin is not an over the counter medicine. It is sold only upon a prescription by a registered medical practitioner.

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