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Permifast Cream

By INTRA LIFE PVT LTD
30g Cream in Tube
47.94*
MRP 56.40
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Permifast 5 % Description

Permifast Cream is used for the treatment of scabies. It is a topical Cream containing permethrin as the active ingredient. This Cream acts against scabies causing organisms called mites. Scabies is

a skin infection caused by mite known as sarcoptes scabiei. You may experience such as intense itching and a pimple-like skin rash. This Cream acts by paralysing the causative organism mites and results in the death of mite. It is meant for external use only. Apply the Cream as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. It should not be applied on broken skin or near the eyes. Wash your hands before and after applying this Cream. Always apply the Cream on clean and dry skin.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹47.94
You Save₹8.46 (15% on MRP)
ContainsPermethrin(5.0 %)
UsesScabies
Side effectsStinging, itching, burning, skin rash
TherapyANTI-SCABIES
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uses

Uses of Permifast 5 %

Permifast Cream is used for the treatment of scabies.
contraindications

Contraindications of Permifast 5 %

If you are allergic to permethrin, any other pyrethroids or pyrethrins or any of the components present in this Cream.
sideEffects

Side effects of Permifast 5 %

  • Burning
  • Tingling
  • Stinging
  • Itching
  • Skin rashes
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Permifast 5 %

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Permifast Cream during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin is too little and there are rare chances of absorption. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Permifast Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about its effect on breast milk and breastfed babies. Thus, it is advised not to be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period of time.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Permifast Cream?
A:
Permifast Cream is a topical preparation, it is unlikely to affect the ability to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Permifast Cream?
A:
It is advised to consult with your doctor or physician before applying this Cream.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your eyes come in contact with the medicine as it can cause irritation. Wash the eyes immediately in case the Cream comes in contact.
  • You are allergic to this Cream.
  • Keep it away from fire as it can catch the flame easily.
  • Do not use it on children below 2 years of age unless prescribed by a doctor.
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Mode of Action of Permifast 5 %

How Does It Work?

Permifast Cream acts by paralysing the mites, a scabies causing organism, by damaging their nerve cell membrane. Thus, leading to the death of mite and spread of disease.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Permifast 5 %

  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Apply this Cream as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • It should not be applied on broken skin or near the eyes.
  • Always apply the cream on clean and dry skin.
  • Always wash your body after 8-10 hours of application of Cream.
interactions

Interactions of Permifast 5 %

Interactions with other medicines

Since this medicine is to be used externally on the skin it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treati...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Permifast 5 %

  • Do not store it above 25°C.
  • Do not freeze the Cream.
  • Store in the original package to protect from light and moisture.
dosage

Dosage of Permifast 5 %

Overdose

As this medicine is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have applied...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed to apply this medicine, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over apply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Permifast Cream used for?

A: Permifast Cream is used for the treatment of scabies.

Q: Can I cook after applying Permifast Cream?

A: You should be cautious while on this medicine. As Permifast Cream gets absorbed into the fabric such as dressings, clothing and bedding and can catch the fire easily from the naked flame.
Product Details
Brand
PERMIFAST
Expires on or After
02/03/2023

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Last Updated on: 29 Nov 2022 | 03:14 PM (IST)
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