Ictamol Drug Information
Medication Information: Eczema, also known as dermatitis, causes skin inflammation. If you have eczema, parts of your skin may become itchy and red. If you scratch those areas too much, the skin will become thicker. Corticosteroid ointments and creams are commonly used to treat these symptoms. Bands containing ictamol are placed on corticosteroids, which are useful for reducing itching.
Contraindications to ictamol
- Pay attention to the expiration date of the medicine and do not take it if the medicine in your hand has expired.
- Never give the medicine to anyone else, even if you have the same symptoms.
- Do not take more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
- Check for drug interactions and be sure to tell your doctor what other medications you are taking.
Drug Interaction Ictamol
Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter medicines and herbal products) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist.
Tips to consider before taking ictamol
In order to ensure that ictamol is suitable for your condition, you should be aware of the following before your doctor prescribes:
- If you are allergic to ointments and creams. This is because ictamol contains silk oil (lanolin).
Possible side effects of ictamol
These ointments usually have no side effects unless you are allergic to one of its ingredients. In this case, the skin becomes itchy and hives. If you have these symptoms, talk to your doctor.
How to store ictamol
- Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
- Keep the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.