Tromantadine


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Topical Herpes simplex infections of skin and mucous membranes; Herpes zoster As 1% gel: Apply 3-5 times/day or more often if needed.
Dosage Details
Topical/Cutaneous
Herpes simplex infections of skin and mucous membranes, Herpes zoster (shingles)
Adult: Apply 1% gel 3-5 times daily or more often as needed and gently rub in.
Special Precautions
Do not use when vesicles have formed or already broken. Discontinue if no improvement occurs within 2 days of treatment commencement.
Adverse Reactions
Contact dermatitis e.g. increased itching, pain, redness and nodule formation (even after prolonged usage).
Action
Description: Tromantadine is an amantadine derivative used for its antiviral activity.
MIMS Class
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