Derma Smoothe Scalp Oil

Derma smoothe is a skin treatment drug used for the treatment of skin psoriasis. This medication is used to treat eczema, a skin condition that, causes red, irritated, and itchy skin. It has the active ingredient of Fluocinolone that reduces these symptoms. This medication is a low- to medium-strength corticosteroid. It is suggested that to avoid getting Derma Smoothe in the eyes, nose, or mouth. If you get contacted with medication in these areas, rinse with plenty of water. Use this medication only for the condition for which it was prescribed. Do not use it for longer than prescribed. Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens after 2 weeks. It is an also advised by the healthcare advisors that Derma smoothe should be taken into usage on the skin only. However, do not use it on the face, groin, or underarms unless directed to do so by your doctor. Do not apply Derma Smoothe to the diaper area among the children. Derma Smoothe is used to treat atopic dermatitis and scalp psoriasis.

How to use

  • Take Derma-smoothe oil exactly as directed by your doctor. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you
  • Derma-smoothe/ can be taken with or without food.
  • For Derma-smoothe/FS oil dosage, one must follow his doctor’s instructions.
  • It is important to take Derma-smoothe regularly to get the most benefit.
  • Do not stop taking Derma-smoothe without first talking to your doctor, even if you are feeling well. Even after your symptoms improve, you may require continuous treatment for quite some time.
  • Store Derma-smoothe as per the instructions on the label

Cautions before using

There are several cautions, which are essential to take before usage, and they are:

  • Before using Derma Smoothe, tell your physician or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other corticosteroids like hydrocortisone, prednisone.
  • If you are allergic to peanuts then you should avoid this
  • Children may be more sensitive to the effects of too much Derma smoothe. Though it is very unlikely to occur with derma smoothe applied to the skin, this medication may temporarily slow down a child’s rate of growth if used for long periods.
  • Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers should not take in use of this medicine.

Derma Smoothe Side Effects

There are some side effects, which may occur by the use of Derma smoothe as mentioned below:

  • Stinging
  • Burning
  • Irritation
  • Dryness
  • Redness at the affected area may occur
  • Acne,
  • Excessive hair growth
  • "Hair bumps" or folliculate,
  • Skin thinning or discoloration,
  • Stretch marks may also occur
  • Trouble in breathing
  • Extreme dizziness

Reactions and Overdose

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescribed medicine and non-prescribed or herbal products you are using and adjust the doses according to it.

Do not take any medicine that contains hydrocortisone or any cortisteroids medicines with Derma Smoothe as it may form several interactions.

Overdose effects can happen if swallowed and the patient must seek medical assistance.

 

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