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Protecto Derm Tube Of 25gm Ointment

By ELAN PHARMA(INDIA) PVT LTD
25g Ointment in Tube
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Protecto Derm 1 % Description

Protecto Derm Ointment is a topical medicine used to treat inflammation in various inflammatory skin conditions like eczema, dermatitis, etc. It contains hydrocortisone which belongs to a group of med...
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ContainsHydrocortisone(1.0 %)
UsesSkin conditions like eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis
Side effectsApplication site reactions
ClassificationTOPICAL STEROID
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Uses of Protecto Derm 1 %

Protecto Derm Ointment is used for the treatment of various inflammatory skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis.

Contraindications of Protecto Derm 1 %

  • If you are allergic to hydrocortisone or any other ingredients of Protecto Derm Ointment
  • If you are suffering from any viral, bacterial or fungal infections
  • It should not be used on the face, near the eyes, private parts, broken skin

Side effects of Protecto Derm 1 %

Application site reactions

Precautions and Warnings of Protecto Derm 1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Protecto Derm Ointment during pregnancy?
A:
Consult a doctor before using Protecto Derm Ointment during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Protecto Derm Ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
Protecto Derm Ointment should be used with caution in breastfeeding mothers. If prescribed by the doctor, it should not be applied on the breast or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Protecto Derm Ointment?
A:
Protecto Derm Ointment is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after applying Protecto Derm Ointment?
A:
There is no data regarding interactions between Protecto Derm Ointment and alcohol

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any skin conditions
  • You develop any allergic skin reactions
  • You have psoriasis
  • After applying Protecto Derm Ointment, do not cover the area with a dressing or plaster
  • In infants, treatment with this medicine should not exceed a week
  • Do not use this Ointment without consulting a doctor or for a longer duration than that prescribed.

Mode of Action of Protecto Derm 1 %

How Does It Work?

Hydrocortisone works by blocking or reducing the action of some natural substances in the skin that cause swelling, redness and allergies.

Directions for Use of Protecto Derm 1 %

  • Protecto Derm Ointment is meant for external use only.
  • Use it as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the affected area well.
  • Apply it on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this Ointment rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Protecto Derm 1 %

Interactions with other medicines

Protecto Derm Ointment is meant for topical application and thus the interaction with other medicines taken orally are unlikely. However, it can interact with other medicines or products applied topic...
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Storage and disposal of Protecto Derm 1 %

  • Store Protecto Derm Ointment in the original container in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sun light and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Protecto Derm 1 %

Overdose

As Protecto Derm Ointment is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. If you have applied extra quantities of it wipe out the excess of the medicine with tissue or cotton. Howeve...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Protecto Derm Ointment, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How does Protecto Derm Ointment work?

A: Protecto Derm Ointment contains hydrocortisone, which works by blocking or reducing the action of some natural substances in the skin that cause swelling, redness and allergies.

Q: How to use Protecto Derm Ointment?

A: Use Protecto Derm Ointment as directed by your doctor. Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use. Clean and dry the affected area well. Apply it on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
Product Details
Brand
PROTECTO DERM
Country of Origin
India

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Last Updated on: 07 May 2022 | 02:39 PM (IST)

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