PROSCAB LOTION

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Primarily used for

39.05
100 ML in 1 bottle
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Substitutes for PROSCAB

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of PROSCAB LOTION

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Uses of PROSCAB LOTION

Proscab lotion is used in the treatment of scabies.
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Side effects of PROSCAB LOTION

Common

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

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How to use PROSCAB 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 PROSCAB LOTION works

Gamma benzene hexachloride belongs to a class of drugs called ectoparasiticides. It works by killing the mite and lice.

In Depth Information on PROSCAB LOTION

Expert advice for PROSCAB LOTION

  • Avoid direct contact of lotion 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 lotion 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). 
  • Inform your doctor if you have HIV/AIDS, history of head injury or liver dysfunction or unexplained weight loss. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Avoid exposure of medication applied on your skin to baby while breast feeding.
  • Feed your baby after 24 hours of lotion application as the drug is secreted through breast milk.
  • Do not take if allergic to gamma benzene hexachloride or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to Premature neonates. 
  • Do not take if Patient have any history of uncontrolled fits (seizures) or any neurological disorders.  
Warnings
Special precautions for PROSCAB LOTION
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Proscab lotion 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gamma Benzene Hexachloride, please consult your doctor.

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