Duofilm

Duofilm

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Salicyclic acid 16.7% w/w, lactic acid 15% w/w
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult, elderly & childn >2 yr Soak lesion in warm water for 5 min & dry thoroughly. Apply to affected areas only once daily until lesion is completely cleared. Duration: Corns & calluses 2 wk. Warts 12 wk.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Not to be used on open wounds, irritated or reddened skin or any infected area; moles, birthmarks, genital warts, warts on face or mucous membranes or warts w/ hair, red edges or unusual colour.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if undue skin irritation develops. Not recommended in diabetes, circulatory problems or peripheral neuropathy. Reye's syndrome. Avoid contact w/ eyes or mucous membranes & application to normal healthy skin. Avoid smoking or being near an open flame during treatment. Not recommended during pregnancy. Lactation. Not to be used in childn or teenagers during or immediately after chickenpox, influenza or other viral infections. Not recommended in infants <2 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Application site reaction, pruritus, burning sensation, erythema, scaling, dryness. Rash; skin hypertrophy.
Drug Interactions
Increased absorption of other topically applied medicines.
ATC Classification
D02AF - Salicylic acid preparations ; Used as skin emollients and protectants.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Duofilm topical liqd
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's
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