ADVANTAN cream 0.1% 15 g
ADVANTAN cream 0.1% 15 g
What is ADVANTAN
Active substance : methylprednisolone aceponate (0.1%)
Cream : decyl oleate , glycerol monostearate 40-55 % ketostearil alcohol , hard ointment kaprilik - Caprica - stearik acid triglyceride ( Softizan 378, polyoxyl - 40 - stearate, 85% glycerol , disodium edetate, benzyl alcohol , butylated hydroxytoluene , purified water .
Ointment : white soft paraffin , liquid paraffin , white beeswax, Dehimuls Well, purified water.
1. ADVANTAN What is and what it is used
ADVANTAN is an anti-inflammatory medicine ( corticosteroid) for application to the skin. Suppresses inflammatory and allergic skin reactions and thus relaxes symptoms of skin problems such as redness ( erythema) , thickening of the skin , thickening of the skin surface , fluid retention (edema) , itching and other symptoms ( burning or pain). ADVANTAN used to treatment of atopic dermatitis ( endogenous eczema , neurodermatitis ) , eczema in children , contact eczema , degenerative , or plain dishidrotichna ekzema.Advantan is available in two different dosage forms, which are of great importance for the therapeutic effect .
• ADVANTAN cream
ADVANTAN cream is high in water and low fat content. Suitable for severe eczema and called. weeping stages of eczema with very oily skin and for use on the hair from the body.
• ADVANTAN ointment
Skin conditions which are neither watery nor too dry, requiring balanced proportions of fat and water. ADVANTAN ointment skin slightly greasy without retaining warmth and fluid. It is generally used more frequently than the other forms .
Packing containers of 15 g.
2 . Before use ADVANTAN
Do not use ADVANTAN :
• If you are allergic (hypersensitive ) to methylprednisolone aceponate or any of the excipients.
• If you suffer from tuberculosis or syphilis, in the area of treatment of viral diseases (eg measles / chicken pox , shingles ) , rosacea , perioral dermatitis, or sledvaksinalni reatsii skin in the treated area .
Be careful when using ADVANTAN :
• If your doctor determines that your skin condition is accompanied by a bacterial or fungal infection. What is needed is more specific therapy.
• If your skin gets very dry when using ADVANTAN cream , it is necessary to switch to another form of ADVANTAN higher fat content ( ADVANTAN ointment ) .
• If you apply ADVANTAN person should avoid contact with eyes.
• If you have glaucoma , tell your doctor.
It is known from the systemic use of corticosteroids, that can develop in glaukaoma use of corticosteroids (e.g., after a high dose or continuous administration , occlusive dressings , or application to the skin around the eyes ) . Not impair the function of the adrenal gland adults as well as children when ADVANTAN applied over large area (40-60 % of the skin surface ) and even though occlusive lechenie.Vse duration of use should be as short as possible in the treatment of large areas .
Interaction ADVANTAN with food and drink
Not applicable .
If you are pregnant , your doctor will decide whether or not to prescribe ADVANTAN so please tell him about it. As a rule, topical products containing corticosteroids should not be administered during the first trimester of pregnancy . Of prolonged use on large areas should be avoided .
If you are breastfeeding , do not need to apply ADVANTAN on chest. The doctor will decide whether or not to prescribe ADVANTAN if you are breastfeeding , so it is necessary to inform it . Of prolonged use on large areas should be avoided .
Driving and using machines
No effects are known .
Using other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently used any other medicines, even those that are not prescription.
3 . ADVANTAN How to use
Your doctor will decide which form ADVANTAN is best for you ( cream or ointment ) . Unless otherwise prescribed by a physician must apply ADVANTAN thin layer once daily to the affected oblasti.Prodalzhitelnostta of use should not exceed 12 weeks in adults and 4 weeks in detsa.Ako have the impression that the effect of ADVANTAN too strong or too weak, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
If you use more than necessary ADVANTAN :
Do not worry . No risk in a single overdose ( when administered once over large skin areas) or by accidental ingestion .
If you forget to use ADVANTAN :
Do not use larger amounts ADVANTAN to get the dose you propusnali.Nablyudavani effects when treatment is ADVANTAN preustanoviMolya , contact your doctor if the initial skin symptoms reappear.
4 . Possible side effects
As with all medicines , ADVANTAN may appear undesirable reaktsii.V isolated cases treatment can ADVANTAN symptoms - itching, burning , skin redness ( erythema) or blistering ( vesicles ) . One may observe the following reactions to preparations containing corticosteroids, which are applied on large areas (10% and more) or for an extended period of time (greater than 4 weeks): symptoms as skin thinning ( atrophy ) , telangiectasia . , Striae , acneiform skin changes and systemic corticosteroid effects due to absorption. In clinical studies , none of these side effects occurred during treatment with ADVANTAN for 12 weeks ( adult ) and 4 weeks ( children). As with other corticosteroids for topical application , in rare cases, can occur following side effects: inflammation of the hair follicle ( folliculitis ), increased hair growth ( hypertrichosis ) , perioral dermatitis, allergic skin reactions to any adverse notice sastavkite.Ako effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 . Storage
Keep out of reach of children .
Do not store above 25 ° C.
Do not use after expiry date .