Zinc Oxide [Microfine]


Regular use may help protect against premature skin aging, appearance of wrinkles and pigmentation and sunburn. Improve quality of skin and leave the skin supple and healthy.


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).


There are no known drug interactions and none well documented.


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

Storage Conditions

Store below 30°C.