- Akriderm SK
- Betamethasone + salicylic ointment
: 566 р. Average online price * : 566 r.
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Instructions for use
"Diprosalik" - glucocorticosteroid drug, enhanced salicylic acid.
It has keratolytic, antimicrobial and antibacterial properties. The tool eliminates local skin reactions (itching, redness, peeling), constricts blood vessels at the site of application and soothes the skin.
Ointment effectively deals with inflammatory processes, destroys bacteria and disinfects the skin.
When is appointed?
Ointment and solution (lotion) "Diprosalik" are often used to treat skin diseases of the scalp (for example, psoriasis or seborrhea). In addition, the indications for the appointment are:
- atopic form of dermatitis ;
- lichen flat ;
- other skin diseases of bacterial origin, for which therapy with the use of glucocorticosteroid agents is effective.
Note! The ointment is more concentrated (contains 30 mg of salicylic acid) than lotion, so for large areas of damage or severe forms of the disease, this particular dosage form takes precedence.
How to use?
Adults and children over 12 years . It is necessary to apply means 2 times a day, putting a small amount of ointment or lotion on sick sites so that the structure completely covered a zone of defeat. In some, the doctor may recommend another regimen.
The duration of treatment depends on its effectiveness and is determined by the attending physician.
Children under 12 years old . The medicine is used for applications once or twice a day. The course of treatment can not last more than 7 days.
Ointment "Diprosalik" can be used in all categories of patients with the exception of persons with individual intolerance to the components.
The list of restrictions for the use of “Diprosalik” lotion is rather large, therefore it is recommended to get a consultation of a doctor about the possibility of treatment with this drug. Contraindications for the use of lotion:
- skin tumors (melanoma, sarcoma, etc.);
- perioral dermatitis;
- skin infections (bacterial, viral, fungal);
- the period after vaccination (in the presence of allergic reactions to the components of the vaccine);
- trophic ulcers with concomitant venous insufficiency;
- age up to 2 years.
Constant medical supervision when using "Diprosalika" is required for patients with liver diseases. In pediatrics, the drug is carefully prescribed to children under 12 years of age.
Pregnancy and lactation
"Diprosalik" is used during pregnancy only in emergency cases, since there is not enough scientific evidence about the safety of GCS during this period. Prohibited long-term drug treatment for any period of gestation. Also, do not use the agent in large doses.
Note! The first trimester is an absolute contraindication for the use of the drug.
During lactation, the drug is not prescribed due to the possible penetration into breast milk and the lack of a sufficient amount of confirmed safety information for a newborn or infant.
When using the drug locally, overdose cases are not recorded. However, do not use the drug in large quantities, as this may cause local reactions, as well as systemic phenomena characteristic of GCS (increased pressure, growth retardation in children, etc.).
When applied topically, the following side effects may occur:
- increased dryness;
- increased pigmentation;
- stretch marks;
- prickly heat;
- the accession of a secondary infection (when using dressings);
- skin atrophy.
For Diprosalik lotion in addition:
- pain in the place of use.
With continued use, side effects of the corticosteroids group may appear.
Composition and release form
The structure of "Diprosalika" includes two active components:
- Betamethasone is a glucocorticosteroid with anti-inflammatory action. Eliminates itching and signs of allergies.
- Salicylic acid - destroys microbes, fungi, has a keratolytic effect.
The drug is available in the form of ointment (tube with a volume of 30 g) and a solution (lotion) for external use (dropper bottle with a volume of 30 ml).
The drug can be stored in the refrigerator or at room temperature (from 2 to 25 degrees) for 5 years (for both dosage forms).
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