Medicine : Mycoderm (150g)

Name:Mycoderm (150g)
Type:Powder
Manufacturer:Fdc Ltd
Generic Use:Benzoic Acid , Menthol , Salicylic Acid
Composition:Benzoic Acid(6%W/W) , Menthol(0.08%w/w) , Salicylic Acid(3%w/w)
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Generic ( Benzoic Acid )



Typical use Of Benzoic Acid :Athelets Foot, Ringworm.
Mechanism of action of Benzoic Acid :Benzoic Acid Has A Potent Keratolytic Action And A Slight Antiseptic Action When Applied Topically. It Softens And Destroys The Stratum Corneum By Increasing Endogenous Hydration Which Causes The Horny Layer Of The Skin To Swell, Soften, And Then Desquamate. At High Concentrations, Benzoic Acid Has A Caustic Effect. It Also Possesses Weak Antifungal And Antibacterial Activity.
Drug Interaction of Benzoic Acid :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Benzoic Acid :Erythema Multiforme, Blurred Vision, Irregular Heart Beat, Hives, Dry Mouth, Flushing, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF BENZOIC ACID


How Benzoic Acid will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Benzoic Acid will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Benzoic Acid

No Studies Found






Generic ( Menthol )



Typical use Of Menthol :Pharmaceutical Aid
Mechanism of action of Menthol :Menthol Primarily Activates The Cold-sensitive TRPM8 Receptors In The Skin. Menthol, After Topical Application, Causes A Feeling Of Coolness Due To Stimulation Of 'cold' Receptors By Inhibiting Ca++ Currents Of Neuronal Membranes. It May Also Yield Analgesic Properties Via Kappa-opioid Receptor Agonism.
Drug Interaction of Menthol :Menthol Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Menthol :Nystagmus, Contact Dermatitis, Apnea. Menthol Produces Potentially Life-threatening Effects Which Include Coma. Overdosage Of Menthol Include Irregularities In Heart Rhythm. The Symtomatic Adverse Effects Produced By Menthol Such As Vertigo, Drowsiness, Ataxia, Abdominal Pain, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF MENTHOL


How Menthol will impact on Pregnancy ?

Experiences Of Drug Use And Evidence From Studies In Pregnant Women Have Shown Risk To Fetus. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Menthol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Menthol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Salicylic Acid )



Typical use Of Salicylic Acid :Hyperkeratotic And Scaling Skin Conditions, Acne, Warts And Calluses.
Mechanism of action of Salicylic Acid :Salicylic Acid Has A Potent Keratolytic Action And A Slight Antiseptic Action When Applied Topically. It Softens And Destroys The Stratum Corneum By Increasing Endogenous Hydration Which Causes The Horny Layer Of The Skin To Swell, Soften, And Then Desquamate. At High Concentrations, Salicylic Acid Has A Caustic Effect. It Also Possesses Weak Antifungal And Antibacterial Activity.
Drug Interaction of Salicylic Acid :Hyperkeratotic And Scaling Skin Conditions, Acne, Warts And Calluses.
Side effects of Salicylic Acid :Irritation, Sensitivity, Excessive Drying; Systemic Effects On Prolonged Use.

INTERACTIONS OF SALICYLIC ACID


How Salicylic Acid will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Salicylic Acid will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Salicylic Acid

No Studies Found