Egoderm Cream contains ichthammol 1% in an emollient cream base. It also contains methyl hydroxybenzoate 0.25% and propyl hydroxybenzoate 0.15% as preservatives.
Egoderm Cream is lanolin-free and cortisone-free.
Alternative to corticosteroids for sub-acute skin eruptions. Relieves skin irritation and symptoms of dry, red or cracked skin, dermatitis, particularly of the face or hands, eczema including persistent eczema, facial cosmetic or shaving rashes. Maintenance therapy for dry, scaly skin. Suitable for adults, children and babies.
Apply to affected skin 3 times daily or as needed. As soap may irritate, cleanse skin with 'QV Wash'. If itching is severe use 'Pinetarsol Bath Oil'.
Persistent scaly, itchy skin: After 3 to 5 days very itchy, less inflamed skin may require 'EgoPsoryl Ta'. When condition clears, continue using successful preparation less frequently for complete recovery of underlying skin.
Sensitivity to any of the ingredients of Egoderm Cream.
D05AX - Other antipsoriatics for topical use ; Used topically in the treatment of psoriasis.