Romcin Ketoconazole Clobetasol and Neomycin Cream

ROMCIN CREAM

 

COMPOSITION

Each gram cream contains:

Ketoconzole 10mg

Clobetasol Propionate 0.25mg

Neomycin Sulphate 5000 I.U.

 

DESCRIPTION

30gm Tubes of white to off white emulsive cream.

 

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTIONS

The active ingredients of Romcin cream are Ketoconazole, Clobetasol and Neomycin. Ketoconazole is animidazole antifungi agent with a wide spectrum of antimicrobial activity. Romcin cream has potent antimycotic actions against dermatophytes, its activity is against the following:

Candida Albicans

Coccidiodes immitis

Blastomyces dermatitidis

Microsporum Canis

Clobestal is a corticosteroid use topically for its glucocorticoid activity in the treatment of various skin disorders. Neomycin is known to be effective against gram-positive cocci and gram-negative bacilli. The synergies ontained in the composition of the compound result in the cream being highly effective against fungi, bacteria, inflammation and pruritus.

 

INDICATIONS

Romcin cream is indicated for the topical treatment of

Fungal infections of the skin including

Tinea Manus

Tinea Pedis

Tinea Corporis

Tinea Cruris

Tinea Versicolor

Dematitis

Allergic reactions such as Eczema

Priritus

 

DOSAGE AND MODE OF ADMINISTRATION

Apply to the affected area once a day depending on the severity of the infection. The cream may be applied to the affected area two times daily when necessary.

Generally, the duration of applicable depends on the type of infection organism.

Treat as below for the following:

Tinea Corporis – 2 Weeks

Tinea Cruris – 2 Weeks

Tinea Pedis – 4 Weeks

Tinea Manus – 4 Weeks

Infections normally resistant to antifugal agents – 4 to 6 Weeks

 

SIDE EFFECTS

Romcin cream is a topical antifugal cream that is well tolerated and has little or no side effects when used properly. On occasion, irritation or a burning sensation may occur during treatment. However, it is unnecessary to discontinue treatment with Romcin cream. In severe or extreme cases you may contact the physician.

 

CONTRA-INDICATIONS

Romcin Cream is contra-indicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any of its active ingredients. Romcin is for topical use only and cannot be used for internal or ophthalmic use. Special precaution must be observed during use on pregnant women and children.

 

PRECAUTIONS

Clinical studies of transcutaneous absorption conducted on animals and humans have proved that the reabsorption rate of Ketoconazole cream is negligible as such Romcin cream can be used in pregnancy under supervision of a medical doctor. Application to the face or on large areas for longer periods of time than recommended in leaflet should be under a medical doctor’s supervision.

 

STORAGE

Store well closed in cool dry place away from sunlight.

 

EXPIRY DATE

Indicated on the tube and box. Three years from the date of manufacture.

 

WARNING

For external use only

Avoid contact with eyes

Keep out of reach of children

Do not exceed prescribed dosage

Read carefully before using

 

PRESENTATION

30mg Tube

 

Manufactured by

Zhejiang Jingwei Pharm. Co. Ltd.

Bailongdong Chengxi, Changshan County Zhejiang, China.

 

Distributed in Nigeria by

Justeen Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Lagos, Nigeria.

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