- Betamethasone Valerate–Gentamicin–Miconazole Nitrate
- Clobetasol–Fusidic Acid
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Halobetasol Propionate–Fusidic Acid
- Heparin–Benzyl Nicotinate
- Ketoconazole–Zinc Pyrithione
- Octinoxate–Avobenzone–Oxybenzone–Zinc Oxide
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Elimite* used for?
Generic for Elimite* (Permethrin) is a topical cream used to treat scabies, which is caused by tiny insects called mites. This antiparasitic medication belongs to a class of drugs known as pyrethrins. Permethrin works by paralyzing and killing the mites that irritate your skin. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Elimite*?
The dosage of Generic for Elimite* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you overdose on Generic for Elimite*?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an Overdose of Generic for Elimite*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Elimite*?
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Elimite*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Elimite*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Elimite* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Elimite* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Elimite* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Elimite* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Elimite* can cause side effects such as itching, mild burning, tingling, numbness, redness, or irritation at the application site. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Elimite*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Elimite*?
Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Elimite* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Elimite*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Elimite*?
How will Generic for Elimite* work in my body?
How should Generic for Elimite* be applied?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Elimite* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Elimite* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.