- Clobetasol–Fusidic Acid
- Halobetasol Propionate
- Halobetasol Propionate–Fusidic Acid
- Halobetasol Propionate–Salicylic Acid
- Heparin–Benzyl Nicotinate
- Octinoxate–Avobenzone–Oxybenzone–Zinc Oxide
- Sodium Fusidate
- 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 Eurax* used for?
Generic for Eurax* (Crotamiton) topical cream is a scabicide used to relieve itching and skin irritation caused by scabies. Generic for Eurax* kills the mites that cause scabies, and thus soothes the itchy skin.
Also, Generic for Eurax* is an anti-pruritic (anti-itch) drug used to treat itching associated with certain skin conditions including eczema, chickenpox, sunburn, nettle rash, itchy dermatitis and insect bites or stings. Generic for Eurax* may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Eurax*?
The dosage of Generic for Eurax* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
For scabies: Apply a thin layer of the Generic for Eurax* cream into the skin of the whole body from neck to toes, including skin folds, between the fingers and under the nails.
For itching: Apply the Generic for Eurax* cream onto the affected area until the medication is completely absorbed.
Do not apply the Generic for Eurax* cream around the eyes and on broken skin or wounds.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Eurax*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Eurax* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses to catch up for the missed dose.
What if you overdose on Generic for Eurax*?
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Eurax*, seek medical attention immediately. Overdose symptoms of Generic for Eurax* may include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, burning feeling in the mouth and irritation of the mouth/throat.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Eurax*?
There are no known interactions between Generic for Eurax* cream and other medicines. However, it is important to inform your doctor about the use of any other medications including non-prescription medications (over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Eurax*) 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 Eurax*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Eurax* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Eurax* 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 Eurax* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Eurax* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Eurax* may cause side effects such as skin irritation. 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 Eurax*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Eurax*?
Is it possible for me to use Generic for Eurax* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I use Generic for Eurax*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Eurax*?
How will Generic for Eurax* work in my body?
How should Generic for Eurax* be used?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Eurax* drug interactions and side effects?
Generic for Eurax* is recommended for use in adults and children over three years old. Avoid contact of the Generic for Eurax* cream with eyes, nose and mouth.
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 Eurax* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.