Prednicarbate


Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Topical/Cutaneous
Corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses
Adult: As 0.1-0.25% cream or ointment: Apply thinly onto affected area bid. Discontinue therapy when control is achieved.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Primary infective skin conditions; rosacaea; perioral dermatitis.
Special Precautions
Periodic HPA axis evaluation if used in large amounts over prolonged periods; secondary dermatological infections; pregnancy; lactation; infants; avoid contact with eyes and their immediate vicinity. Paraffin in prednicarbate crm prep can cause breaking or leaking of latex condoms. Avoid application to large areas, especially when the skin is broken or under occlusive dressings.
Adverse Reactions
Burning sensation; in rare instances, rash, itching, paraesthesia, folliculitis or allergic features like reddening or weeping skin lesions may occur.
Action
Description: Prednicarbate is a corticosteroid that possesses anti-inflammatory, antipruritic, vasoconstrictive and antiproliferative properties.
MIMS Class
Topical Corticosteroids
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