Contaderm cream contains Zinc oxide, Calamine, Cetrimide and Dimethicone. It reduces skin dryness. Dry skin is caused by a loss of water in the upper layer of skin. Dimethicone forms an oily layer on the surface of skin to trap water in the skin and leaves the skin feeling smoother and softer. Zinc oxide is a mild astringent, which provides the soothing effects and tightens the loose skin. Calamine has, anti-pruritic and anti-septic properties and is used in a variety of skin conditions like sunburns, eczema and urticaria where it acts as a soothing and protective agent. Cetrimide is indicated for use in cleaning and disinfection of wounds, burns and skin.
Directions for use: Apply gently on the affected area. The area should be previously cleaned with water. Apply minimum 3 times a day or as directed by the physician.