Indications

Zinc Oxide helps treat and prevent diaper rash while it moisturizes and nourishes the skin. The Zinc Oxide based formulation provides a protective barrier on the skin against the natural causes of irritation. Zinc Oxide spreads on smooth and wipes off the baby easily, without causing irritation to the affected area.

Pharmacology

Zinc oxide is used to treat or prevent minor skin irritations such as burns, cuts, poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac, and diaper rash. It is also used as sunscreen.

Dosage & Administration

Change wet and soiled diapers promptly, cleanse the diaper area, and allow drying. Apply ointment liberally as often as necessary, with each diaper change, especially at bedtime or anytime when exposure to wet diapers may be prolonged.

Interaction

No hazardous drug interactions have been reported.

Contraindications

Known hypersensitivity to any component of the preparation.

Side Effects

Usually well tolerated. Extremely low frequency of hypersensitivity reaction.

Pregnancy & Lactation

This medication should be used with precautions only if clearly needed during pregnancy or while breast feeding

Precautions & Warnings

When using this product avoid contact with eyes Stop use and ask a doctor if the condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days. This may be a sign of a serious condition. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help immediately

Overdose Effects

No overdose related problem is yet reported.

Therapeutic Class

Drugs used in diaper rash

Storage Conditions

Keep at cool and dry place, away from light. Keep out of the reach of children.