Active ingredients-Chamomile extracts and wool fat
Chamomile extracts has been used since ancient ages as an herbal treatment and is the active ingredient found in Kamillosan Cream. Beeswax, lanolin, emulsifying wax and yellow soft paraffin that generate an oily moisturizer are the other ingredients present in Kamillosan Cream. It functions by forming a layer of oil on the skin exterior which eventually restricts vaporization of water from the skin surface.
According to ancient believes, Chamomile is said to contain soothing properties. Kamillosan Cream is generally handy in treating nappy rashes, chapped hands and sore nipples.
Kamillosan Cream uses
Kamillosan Cream is used for treating nappy rashes, sore nipples after breastfeeding as well as chapped hands.
Kamillosan Ointment may also be prescribed for other conditions not mentioned above.
Tips and warnings
• Strictly to be used for external purpose only. Don’t use it on open sores or other internal organs.
• Avoid contact of Kamillosan Cream with the eyes.
• Avoid using the ointment if you are allergic to any of its active ingredients. Let your doctor know if you have previously suffered from any allergic reaction on using Kamillosan Cream. If you feel any symptoms of allergic reaction after using Kamillosan Cream, stop using it immediately and consult a doctor.
• Consult with your doctor the risk and benefits of using Kamillosan Cream during pregnancy and breastfeeding. No valid reports though have been established on the side effects of using Kamillosan Cream during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is always safe to inform your doctor before administering any medications during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
Kamillosan Cream side effects
All medications are subject to side effects, some patients may suffer no side effects and other may incur minor side effects upon using Kamillosan Cream. Consult a doctor if any of the side effects become persistent and bothersome. Symptoms include severe allergic reactions: skin hives, irritation, allergy, swelling of the face, lips, throat, mouth and other parts of the body. If any of the side effects occur on using Kamillosan Cream, stop using it immediately and seek for immediate medical attention.
These may not be the complete list of possible side effects of Kamillosan Cream, for further information consult a doctor.