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Tetmakem Soap 75gm
Tetmakem Soap 75gm

Tetmakem Soap 75gm

75g Soap in Box
MRP 90.00
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Tetmakem 5 %W/W Description

Tetmakem soap is a medicated soap that contains the active ingredient monosulfiram. It is commonly used to treat scabies, a skin infestation caused by a tiny mite called sarcoptes scabiei. This soap works by killing the mites that cause scabies. The soap is used to cleanse the affected areas of the skin and is typically applied in the shower or bath. It is important to use the soap as directed and to follow the full course of treatment, even if symptoms improve or disappear. While Tetmakem soap is generally safe and effective for treating scabies, it may cause skin irritation or other side effects in some individuals. If you experience any unusual symptoms while using the soap, it is important to contact your doctor for advice.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹76.50
You Save₹13.50 (15% on MRP)
ContainsMonosulfiram(5.0 %W/W)
Usestreatment of scabies
Side effectsRedness, burning, skin allergy, skin irritation
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Uses of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

  • Tetmakem soap is used as a topical anti-parasitic agent to treat scabies and lice infestations on the skin.
  • Tetmakem soap is also used to treat head lice, body lice, and pubic lice. It is used to wash the affected area to kill the lice and their eggs.

Contraindications of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

If you are allergic to monosulfiram or other ingredients of Tetmakem soap.

Side effects of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

  • Redness
  • Burning
  • Skin allergy
  • Skin irritation

Precautions and Warnings of Tetmakem 5 %W/W



Can I use Tetmakem soap during pregnancy?
There is limited information on the safety of the usage of Tetmakem soap on pregnant women. It must not be used until prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I use Tetmakem soap while breastfeeding?
There is limited information regarding the safety of the usage of Tetmakem soap in lactating mothers. It is important to consult the doctor before using the soap while breastfeeding. Avoid using near the breast in case it is prescribed.


Can I drive after using Tetmakem soap?
Tetmakem soap is applied topically on the skin and is less likely to affect an individual's driving ability.


Can I consume alcohol while using Tetmakem soap?
Tetmakem soap when mixed with alcohol chemical reaction may occur. Patients are advised to avoid alcohol based products before or at least 48 hrs after the application of the soap.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You experience skin allergies after the application of the Tetmakem soap.

Directions for Use of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

  • Wet the affected area with warm water.
  • Lather the soap in your hands and apply it to the affected area.
  • Rub the soap gently into the skin for about 2-3 minutes.
  • Rinse the affected area thoroughly with water.
  • Repeat the process for the entire body or as directed by your doctor.
  • Use the soap once a day for at least 5-7 days, or as directed by your doctor.

Storage and disposal of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

  • Store at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children or pets.

Quick Tips of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

  • Tetmakem soap is used as a topical anti-parasitic agent to treat scabies and lice infestations on the skin.
  • Use the soap daily or as directed by your doctor for the duration of the treatment period.
  • Avoid getting the soap in your eyes, mouth or nose. If this happens, rinse with plenty of water.
  • If you experience any irritation, redness or swelling after using the soap, stop using it and contact your doctor.
  • Avoid close contact with others until treatment is complete. Scabies can be easily spread from person to person, so it is important to avoid sharing clothing, bedding, or other personal items.

Dosage of Tetmakem 5 %W/W


Excessive use of Tetmakem soap may result in a burning sensation, redness of the skin or swelling. If you experience symptoms after the application of the soap, contact the doctor.

Missed a Dose

Since it is a medicated soap the missed application does not have much significance. Avoid missing application of the soap for best results and easy recovery from infection.

Mode of Action of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

How Does It Work?

Tetmakem soap works by breaking down the outer layer of the parasites, causing them to lose their protective barrier and ultimately leading to their death.

Interactions of Tetmakem 5 %W/W

Interactions with other medicines

Tetmakem soap is for topical application thus, interaction with other oral medicines is unlikely. It interacts with other medicines or products applied topically. Avoid simultaneous application of oth...
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Content Details


Laxmi Singh

B. Pharm, M. Pharm (Quality Assurance)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What is Tetmakem soap?

A: Tetmakem soap is a medicated soap that contains monosulfiram, an anti-parasitic agent that is effective against scabies, lice, and other ectoparasites.

Q: How does Tetmakem soap work?

A: Tetmakem works by stopping the metabolism of the parasites, leading to their death. The soap helps to remove the parasites from the skin and prevent their reinfestation.

Q: Is Tetmakem soap safe to use?

A: Tetmakem soap is generally safe to use when used as directed. However, it may cause skin irritation or allergic reactions in some people. It is important to follow the instructions on the label and speak with a doctor if you have any concerns.

Q: How long does it take for Tetmakem soap to work?

A: Tetmakem soap usually starts working within a few days, but it may take up to several weeks to fully eliminate the parasites. It is important to continue using the soap as directed to ensure that the parasites are completely eradicated.

Q: Can Tetmakem soap be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

A: It is important to speak with a doctor before using Tetmakem soap during pregnancy or breastfeeding, as there may be risks associated with the medication. Your doctor can help determine if the benefits of using the soap outweigh the risks.
Last Updated on: 6 July 2023 | 11:06 PM (IST)

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