pramoxine - topical, Caladryl, Tronolane (cont.)
HOW TO USE: This medication is for use on the skin only. Do not use this medication inside the rectum. For solutions, lotions, or foams, shake well before use. Before applying, clean the affected area with soap and water. Gently pat dry. For lip or skin irritations, apply to the affected area up to 3 to 4 times a day or as directed by your doctor. For hemorrhoids or other anal disorders, apply to the affected area up to 4 to 5 times a day or after each bowel movement. Spray the foam onto a clean tissue or pad and apply externally to the affected area .Learn all preparation and usage instructions in the product package. If any of the information is unclear, consult your doctor or pharmacist.Do not use on large areas of the body and do not use this more often than directed. Do not cover the area with waterproof bandages or plastic, or apply heat unless directed to do so by your doctor. Your condition will not clear faster, but side effects may be increased.Wash hands immediately after use, unless the area being treated includes the hands.Avoid getting the product in your eyes, nose, ears, or mouth. If the medication gets in these areas, rinse the area immediately with clean water.Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens after 7 days of treatment. If you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.
SIDE EFFECTS: Burning or stinging may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.If your doctor has prescribed this medication, remember that he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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