food interaction for SMUTH

alcohol interaction for SMUTH

pregnancy interaction for SMUTH

lactation interaction for SMUTH

medicine interaction for SMUTH

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Smuth cream 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
Smuth cream is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR SMUTH

Lidocaine Topical(3% w/w)

Uses

Lidocaine Topical is used for piles, local anaesthesia and mouth sores.

How it works

Lidocaine topical works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain. Lidocaine belongs to a class of medications called as local anesthetics. It works by stopping the sensation of pain by acting on peripheral nerves in the body.

Common side effects

Abnormal sensation, Application site swelling, Skin redness.
Calcium Dobesilate Topical(0.25% w/w)

Uses

Calcium Dobesilate Topical is used in the treatment of piles and varicose veins.

How it works

Calcium dobesilate topical works on the walls of the small vessel and decreases their leakage and fragility. It also improves blood flow by decreasing viscosity/thickness of blood.

Common side effects

Skin rash, Irritation.
Hydrocortisone Topical(0.25% w/w)

Uses

Hydrocortisone Topical is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.

How it works

Hydrocortisone topical belongs to the class of drugs known as corticosteroids. It acts by stopping the release of certain natural substances in body that are responsible for pain and swelling.

Common side effects

Skin thinning, Contact dermatitis.
Zinc(5% w/w)

Uses

Zinc is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.

How it works

Zinc provides essential nutrients.

Common side effects

COMMON DOSAGE FOR SMUTH CREAM

Patients taking SMUTH CREAM

  • 68%
    Once A Day
  • 25%
    Twice A Day
  • 8%
    Thrice A Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR SMUTH

No substitutes found

Expert advice FOR SMUTH

  • Avoid using higher quantity of lidocaine than recommended as this can cause serious side effects.
  • Do not apply lidocaine on open wounds or damaged areas (especially in mouth).
  • Consult your doctor before using lidocaine in children < 12 years age. 
  • Tell your doctor if you experience irritation or if any infection appears at the site of application.
  • Lidocaine is only meant to be applied on the affected area and should not be consumed orally or instilled into eyes.
  • In case of accidental direct contact with your eyes, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek medical attention if any irritation persists.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to lidocaine hydrochloride, tetracaine, any other local anesthetics or any of its ingredients. 
  • Do not use if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that severely affects skin and other organs).

Frequently asked questions FOR SMUTH

Lidocaine Topical

Q. Are lidocaine, lignocaine, and xylocaine the same things?
Yes. These are all the other names local anesthetic, lidocaine. Lidocaine acts by stopping the sensation of pain by acting on peripheral nerves in the body
Q. Is lidocaine an opiate/ narcotic/ steroid drug/ omega 3/ nitrates/ cholesterol/ contain codeine/ sulpha?
No. Lidocaine (Lox) is an amide type local anesthetic used to relieve pain. It is not an opiate narcotic, steroid, omega 3, nitrates and cholesterol. It does not contain codeine or sulpha
Q. Is lidocaine and Lox2 safe?
Lidocaine (also available as Lox2) is safe if used in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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Q. Is lidocaine available over the counter?
No. It is available only by prescription given by your doctor.

Calcium Dobesilate Topical

Hydrocortisone Topical

Q. Is hydrocortisone topical safe?
Hydrocortisone topical is safe when used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is hydrocortisone topical good for ringworm, cold sores, haemorrhoids, scars or burns?
No. Hydrocortisone topical is contraindicated in any condition where the skin is infected or inflamed or has an open wound
Q. Does hydrocortisone topical help in eczema, acne, hives, dry skin and thrush?
Hydrocortisone topical relieves the itching associated with eczema and local swelling and itching associated with hives. It should not be used in acne, dry skin and thrush.

Zinc

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Content on this page was last updated on 27 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)