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Wetar Soap

By ZEE LABORATORIES LTD
75g Soap in Box
56.10*
MRP 66.00
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Wetar Soap Description

Wetar Soap is a medicated preparation. It contains a combination of salicylic acid and coal tar as the active ingredient. Salicylic acid is an antiseptic and coal tar is a preservative as well as aids...
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ContainsCoal Tar(1.0 %W/W),Salicylic Acid(3.0 %W/W)
UsesEczema, psoriasis
Side effectsBurning, irritation, itching at the application site
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Uses of Wetar Soap

For managing skin problems like eczema, psoriasis, impetigo, dandruff and dermatitis.

Contraindications of Wetar Soap

  • If you are allergic to salicylic acid, coal tar or any other ingredient of Wetar Soap.
  • If you have any wounds, broken or skin infections.
  • If you are using it for any other skin condition such as acne, inflammation of genitals, etc.
  • If you are photosensitive or allergic to light.

Side effects of Wetar Soap

  • Skin irritation
  • Staining of skin
  • Burning
  • Itching

Precautions and Warnings of Wetar Soap

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Wetar Soap during pregnancy?
A:
Wetar Soap should be used only under a doctor's supervision, as there is limited data about its effect on pregnancy. In case you have been prescribed this lotion, avoid using it in larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Wetar Soap while breastfeeding?
A:
Wetar Soap can be used by a breastfeeding woman if prescribed by the doctor, as there is a lack of safety data available. It should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of a breastfeeding mother as there can be chances of ingestion of this by a breastfed infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Wetar Soap?
A:
It does not influence your driving ability since it is applied externally on the skin.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Wetar Soap?
A:
No information is available on the interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol. Alcohol delays healing and make your skin dry. Thus, caution is advised.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergic reactions to any other topical medicine containing a similar ingredient.
  • You should not use this Soap on open wounds or on a large surface area.
  • You are experiencing irritation, dryness and sensitivity on the skin after applying this Soap, discontinue and consult your doctor.
  • You should not apply this medicine near the eyes, eyelids, nose or mucous membranes.
  • You should not smoke or go near smoke or heat after applying this Soap.
  • Avoid direct sunlight, as it may lead to photosensitivity.

Mode of Action of Wetar Soap

How Does It Work?

  • Salicylic acid improves the condition of swelling and redness in the skin and helps in shedding the hard skin or dead skin. It also improves the penetration of clobetasol into the skin.
  • Coal tar provides relief from itching and also aids in softening the hard skin.

Directions for Use of Wetar Soap

Use Wetar Soap as directed by your doctor and follow all the instructions. For external use only, apply it on a healthy skin surface, free from cuts and wounds.

Interactions of Wetar Soap

Interactions with other medicines

Wetar Soap is for local application on the skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied medicine. Discuss with your...
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Storage and disposal of Wetar Soap

  • Store Wetar Soap below 30°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard the expired medicine or medicine that is no longer required.

Dosage of Wetar Soap

Overdose

  • Wetar Soap is for external application. Hence, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have applied ex...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying this Soap, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

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 the use of Wetar Soap?

A: Wetar is used for the treatment of skin conditions such as eczema, impetigo, dermatoses and psoriasis.

Q: Can I go out on a sunny day after using Wetar Soap?

A: No, sun exposure to conditions like eczema and skin conditions such as dermatoses can worsen the conditions. Therefore, avoid direct exposure to sunlight.
Product Details
Brand
WETAR
Expires on or After
02/10/2022

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Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 11:14 PM (IST)

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