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Selsyd Cream

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15g Cream in Tube
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Selsyd 0.1 % Description

Selsyd Cream is a topical antifungal medicine used to treat fungal infections of the skin, vagina, ear and ringworm infections. It contains clotrimazole as its main ingredient. It is meant only for ex...
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ContainsClotrimazole(0.1 %)
UsesFungal skin infections
Side effectsSkin Rashes, blistering of skin, irritation at application site
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Selsyd 0.1 %

Selsyd Cream is used for the treatment of fungal skin infections such as ringworm, athlete's foot, fungal nappy rash and fungal sweat rash.

Contraindications of Selsyd 0.1 %

If you are allergic to clotrimazole or any of the components of Selsyd Cream.

Side effects of Selsyd 0.1 %

Selsyd Cream can sometimes cause application site reactions like skin irritation, rashes, redness, itching or blisters.

Precautions and Warnings of Selsyd 0.1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Selsyd Cream during pregnancy?
A:
You may use Selsyd Cream after consulting your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Selsyd Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unlikely to affect breastfed infants. Selsyd Cream can be used while breastfeeding if prescribed by doctor.

Driving

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while using Selsyd Cream?
A:
No interaction of Selsyd Cream with alcohol is reported.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any skin conditions.
  • Avoid Selsyd Cream if there is a known allergic reaction to any of its componets.
  • Tell to your doctor before using this Cream if you have- liver disease, diabetes mellitus or AIDS.
  • Do not swallow the Cream and avoid contact with your eyes.
  • Both purposeful and accidental application of this medicine into the eyes should be avoided.

Mode of Action of Selsyd 0.1 %

How Does It Work?

Selsyd Cream kills fungal cells by altering the permeability of their cell wall. It binds to phospholipids in the cell membrane and inhibits certain processes required for cell membrane production. Th...
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Directions for Use of Selsyd 0.1 %

  • Use Selsyd Cream as directed by your doctor.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • The dosage and length of treatment depend on the type of infection to be treated.
  • Ensure the area is cleaned and dried before application.
  • Apply it on the 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.

Interactions of Selsyd 0.1 %

Interactions with other medicines

Since Selsyd Cream is to be applied to the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, it is not advisable to use any other cream or ointment at the affected site if Selsyd Crea...
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Storage and disposal of Selsyd 0.1 %

  • Store Selsyd Cream at room temperature, keep away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep away from pets and children.

Dosage of Selsyd 0.1 %

Overdose

  • As Selsyd Cream 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 applying Selsyd Cream, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply 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 are Selsyd Cream's side effects?

A: Selsyd Cream side effects are itching, irritation, burning at site of application, blistering & rash. Talk to your doctor immediately if you experience any of them.

Q: Can Selsyd Cream be prescribed for children and infants?

A: Speak to your doctor before using it for children.

Q: Should one use the Selsyd Cream more frequently if the condition is severe?

A: The doctor will inform you how many times this medicine needs to be used in the course of a day. The patient must not exceed this limit.

Q: Should I stop Selsyd Cream as soon as I see my symptoms subsiding?

A: No, you should not stop using Selsyd Cream midway. Continue its application till the end of the course. If the course is stopped abruptly, the infection might return. Stopping the course midway may cause it to be less effective against the infection-causing agents.

Q: Can I self-medicate with Selsyd Cream?

A: Do not use this Cream if your condition is not diagnosed by a doctor, as it is useful in the treatment of fungal infections. Avoid self-medication.

Q: What is the composition of Selsyd Cream?

A: Selsyd Cream composition includes clotrimazole.

Q: Is there any substitute for Selsyd Cream?

A: There are different brands having the same composition as Selsyd Cream. However, it is advised to take the recommended brand only.

Q: For how many days should I use Selsyd Cream?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration of the application for Selsyd Cream. Do not stop applying It on your own. If there is no improvement in your infection, consult with your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
SELSYD
Expires on or After
04/10/2022
Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 11:04 AM (IST)

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