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Scabac C Lotion

By ACME PHARMACEUTICALS
100ml Lotion in Bottle
73.95*
MRP 87.00
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Scabac C Lotion Description

Scabac C Lotion is an anti-scabies medicine. Scabies is a skin condition that is caused by a mite. Scabac C Lotion contains a combination of cetrimide and gamma benzene hexachloride as active substa

ces. It is used for the treatment of scabies only in patients who cannot tolerate other medicines or who have failed treatment with other approved medicines. Do not use this medicine to treat any other skin conditions other than that prescribed by your doctor. Scabac C Lotion is meant for external application only. Do not use more of the medicine or apply it more often than recommended. Particular care should be taken when using Scabac C Lotion in infants, children, the elderly, individuals with other skin conditions like atopic dermatitis or psoriasis or those individuals who weigh less than 50 kg.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹73.95
You Save₹13.05 (15% on MRP)
ContainsCetrimide(0.1 %W/V) + Gamma Benzene Hexachloride(1.0 %W/V)
UsesScabies
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, burning/pricking sensation
TherapyANTI-SCABIES
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Uses of Scabac C Lotion

Scabac C Lotion is used for the treatment of scabies (infestations of a mite called Sarcoptes scabiei).

Contraindications of Scabac C Lotion

  • If you are allergic to cetrimide, gamma benzene hexachloride or any of the other ingredients of Scabac C Lotion.
  • In body cavities like the mouth or ear or as an enema (a treatment to clean the bowel).
  • If you are using Scabac C Lotion near the eyes and middle ear and surrounding areas.
  • If you are using this medicine in premature infants.
  • If you have crusted (Norwegian) scabies and other skin conditions (atopic dermatitis, psoriasis).
  • If you have a known uncontrolled seizure/fits disorder.

Side effects of Scabac C Lotion

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Itching
  • Burning/pricking sensation
  • Red, itchy rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Scabac C Lotion

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Scabac C Lotion during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the effect of Scabac C Lotion in human pregnancy. This medicine should only be used in pregnant women if recommended by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Scabac C Lotion while breastfeeding?
A:
Scabac C Lotion passes into human breast milk. If recommended for use by the doctor, avoid applying this medicine to the breast and other large areas of the skin that can come in contact with the infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Scabac C Lotion?
A:
Limited information is available on the effect of Scabac C Lotion on driving ability. If you experience any effects after using this medicine that may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Scabac C Lotion?
A:
No, alcohol should not be consumed along with Scabac C Lotion as it can increase your chances of getting a seizure/fit.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have experienced a seizure in the past or you have any problem that could increase your chances of getting a seizure (like a head injury, tumour in your brain or spinal cord, cirrhosis of the live...
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  • You have HIV/AIDS.
  • You are pregnant.
  • You have a sexual partner.
  • You accidentally swallow this medicine.
  • You develop local skin reactions like inflammation of the skin.
  • You take medicines to help you sleep.

Mode of Action of Scabac C Lotion

How Does It Work?

  • Scabac C Lotion contains cetrimide and gamma benzene hexachloride as active substances.
  • Cetrimide is an antiseptic medicine that kills or stops the growth of microorganisms that cause scabies.
  • Gamma benzene hexachloride is an anti-parasitic medicine that gets directly absorbed into the parasites and their ova (mature female reproductive cell) and kills the scabies-causing parasite.

Directions for Use of Scabac C Lotion

  • Use Scabac C Lotion as directed by your doctor.
  • This medicine is for external use only.
  • Apply it on a 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 medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Scabac C Lotion

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Scabac C Lotion is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines.
  • However, always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking medicines like antipsychotics, antidepressants, theophylline (used to treat asthma/chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), cyclosporine, mycophenolate...
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  • Radiographic contrast agents when used with Scabac C Lotion may increase the chance of seizures/fits.

Storage and disposal of Scabac C Lotion

  • Store Scabac C Lotion at 20°C - 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Scabac C Lotion

Overdose

As Scabac C Lotion 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 app...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Scabac C Lotion, apply it as soon as possible. If it's time for your next application, then skip the missed application and continue with your regular application schedule....
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Scabac C Lotion used for?

A: Scabac C Lotion is used for the treatment of scabies (infestations of a mite called Sarcoptes scabiei).

Q: How to use Scabac C Lotion?

  • Use Scabac C Lotion as directed by your doctor.
  • This medicine is for external use only.
  • Apply it on a 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 medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
Product Details
Brand
SCABAC C
Expires on or After
01/01/2023

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Last Updated on: 22 Jun 2022 | 06:11 AM (IST)

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