Sebitar

Sebitar

Manufacturer:

Ego

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Pine tar, coal tar solution, salicylic acid, undecylenamide dea, coconut imidazoline betaine, lauryl triglycol ether sulfate.
Description
Sebitar contains pine tar 1%, coal tar 1%, salicylic acid 2%, dea 1% in a mild base. It has a pH of 5.5.
Action
Cleansing, antipruritic, keratolytic, anti-inflammatory. Undecylenamide has antifungal properties. Sebitar is also antibacterial to help prevent secondary infection after scratching. The base is very mild and nondrying, and contains no soap, harsh detergents, parabens, lanolin or lanolin derivatives.
Indications/Uses
Scalp cleansing treatment for use in psoriasis, seborrhoea (including severe dandruff), seborrhoeic dermatitis, eczema, itching.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Wet hair, apply to affected area and massage well. Apply more to remainder of the scalp, work into a lather and leave for 5 min. Rinse thoroughly with water, repeat if necessary. Use daily if needed; frequency of treatment depends on the severity of the condition.
Contraindications
Sensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Special Precautions
Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, rinse eyes with clean water.
ATC Classification
D05AA - Tars ; Used topically in the treatment of psoriasis.
Presentation/Packing
Liqd 250 mL.
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