What Are The Uses Of Crotamiton?
Crotamiton is used for treating parasites induced skin conditions like:
Crotamiton is a prescription medicine which should be applied to the whole body to kill scabies parasite that develops under the skin and causes itching.
It should be applied 2 to 3 times, with a 24-hour gap between two applications. The patient is suggested to take a shower after minimum 48 hours of application.
For children below 3 years, it should be applied only once daily. In the case of insect bites, it should be applied to the itching areas only. Avoid using crotamiton near the breaks in the skin or eyes.
What Are The Side Effects Of Crotamiton?
Some people, using Crotamiton may experience:
What Are The Contraindications Of Crotamiton?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Sensitive skin
- Any other skin allergies like eczema