Zinc oxide + Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate + 4-Methylbenzylidene Camphor + Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane

Indications

This cream is ideal for those with photodermatoses & reduced skin pigmentation, Protection from harmful UV rays, Sunblock. Benefit of this cream is Sunblock with SPF60/ PA+++, Non-greasy & hypoallergenic, Perfume-free, Contains Vitamin E, Water resistant.

Pharmacology

Zinc oxide has astringent, soothing and protective properties and is used in topical preparations for eczema, slight excoriations, wounds and haemorrhoids. It also reflects ultraviolet radiation and can be used as a physical sunscreen.

Dosage & Administration

Apply on the area exposed to sunlight (such as face, neck & body) at least 30 min before exposure and whenever necessary. Massage on to skin until absorbed.

To ensure maximum protection, we recommend repeating the application every two hours after continuous exposure to the sun and after swimming, physical exercise (sweat or dry with towel).

Interaction

There are no known drug interactions and none well documented.

Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to any ingredient in zinc oxide cream, lotion

Side Effects

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy Category C. Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Precautions & Warnings

Zinc oxide cream may be harmful if swallowed. Pregnancy & Lactation.

Therapeutic Class

Sunblock Preparation

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