Calmoseptine Ointment (menthol and zinc oxide)
Zinc oxide is from the group of mineral and along with menthol topical is applied to take care of minor burns, acutely chapped skin, diaper rash, or additional negligible skin exasperations.
Calmoseptine Ointment in addition may as well be applied for treating other problems not mentioned in the list above.
Avoid using this drug if you are sensitive to zinc, dimethicone, menthol, lanolin, petroleum jelly, cod liver oil, mineral oil, parabens or wax.
Calmoseptine Ointment or menthol and zinc oxide topical will not take care of a fungal or bacterial infection. Discuss with your doctor if you suffer any symptoms of infectivity like redness and heat or discharging skin wounds.
Keep the diaper region fresh and dry to prevent worsening of skin rash. Change damp diapers as early as feasible. Let the skin to dry comprehensively prior to using a clean diaper.
Discontinue drug application and inform your physician if your situation does not perk up within a week of treatment.
Prevent this drug from entering your eyes or mouth. If it does contract into any of these specified regions, clean with water straight away. Avoid using Calmoseptine Ointment on deep skin sores or acute burns. Obtain medical assistance for further acute skin exasperation or wound.
Don’t use other skin ointments on the same region with menthol and zinc oxide, except if you have been advised by your physician.
Don’t use the ointment around your eyes or mouth. If it by chance contacts any of these regions clean immediately with cold water. Avoid using Calmoseptine Ointment on deep skin sores or acute burns. Obtain medical assistance for further acute skin exasperation or wound.
Calmoseptine side effects
Seek for immediately medical assistance in case any symptoms of hypersensitivity occur. Symptoms include hives; problem in breathing; inflammation of your lips, tongue, face, or throat.
Less severe adverse reactions are more expected, and you might suffer from nothing at all. Discuss with your doctor in case any adverse reactions become chronic or bothersome.
Speak to your doctor for any specific information regarding additional adverse reactions associated with Calmoseptine ointments.