Ureaten

Ureaten

urea

Manufacturer:

Charoon Bhesaj

Distributor:

Charoon Bhesaj
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Urea.
Description
Each gram contains urea 100 mg (10% w/w).
The preparation is a white cream, no stained, washable cream base.
Action
Pharmacology: Pharmacodynamics: Urea increases the water content of the stratum corneum, result of the hygroscopic characteristics. The drug has also keratolytic action involved alterations in prekeratin and keratin, leading to increased solubilization. In addition, urea break hydrogen bonds that keep the stratum corneum intact.
Pharmacokinetics: Urea is absorbed percutaneously. It is distributed in the extracellular space and excreted in urine. Urea is a natural metabolism, and systemic toxicities with topical application do not occur.
Indications/Uses
Ureaten Cream is used topically in the treatment of dry skin and hyperkeratotic skin disorders that may be the cause of scaling or itching. Help to promote skin hydration.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply in thin film to the affected skin area 1-3 times a day.
Overdosage
Not available.
Contraindications
Patient with a history of hypersensitivity to urea.
Special Precautions
Do not apply to cracked skin and near the eye.
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Use in Pregnancy: Pregnancy Category C: Consult the physician before use.
Adverse Reactions
May cause mild irritation to sensitive skin.
Drug Interactions
Not available.
Storage
Keep in airtight container, protect from light and heat. Store below 30°C.
ATC Classification
D02AX - Other emollients and protectives ; Used as skin emollients and protectants.
Presentation/Packing
Cream 10% w/w x (tube) 30 g, (jar) 500 g.
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