Medicine : Scaboma (1ml)

Name:Scaboma (1ml)
Type:Syrup
Manufacturer:Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Benzocaine , Lindane
Composition:Benzocaine(2%w/w) , Lindane(1%w/v)
Substitutes:scaboma (1ml) , scaboma (1ml)


Generic ( Benzocaine )



Typical use Of Benzocaine :Local Anesthetic Commonly Used As A Topical Pain Reliever. As Benzocaine Is Not Absorbed Significantly From Mucous Mebrane Or Abraded Skin, So It Is Used In As Lozenges For Stomatitis And Sore Throat; Dusting Power/ointment On Wounds/ulcerated Surfaces And As Suppository For Anoreactal Lesions.
Mechanism of action of Benzocaine :Benzocaine Is A Local Anaesthetic Which Acts By Preventing The Generation And Transmission Of Impulses Along Nerve Fibers And At Nerve Endings. Depolarisation And Ion-exchange Are Inhibited. In General, Loss Of Pain Occurs Before Loss Of Sensory, Autonomic And Motor Functions.
Drug Interaction of Benzocaine :Antagonism With Sulfonamides, Aminosalicylic Acid.
Side effects of Benzocaine :Dizziness, Headache, Drowsiness, Anxiety, Restlessness, Urticaria, Photosensitivity, Burning, Tremor, Edema, Contact Dermatitis, Stinging On Application, Urethritis, Tenderness.

INTERACTIONS OF BENZOCAINE


How Benzocaine 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 Benzocaine 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 Benzocaine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Lindane )



Typical use Of Lindane :Pediculosis, Scabies.
Mechanism of action of Lindane :Lindane Exerts Its Parasiticidal Action By Being Directly Absorbed Through The Parasite's Exoskeleton (primarily Lice, Or Scabies) And Their Ova. Blockage Of The GABA-gated Chloride Channel Reduces Neuronal Inhibition, Which Leads To Hyperexcitation Of The Central Nervous System. This Results In Paralysis, Convulsions, And Death.
Drug Interaction of Lindane :Lindane Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Antidepressants, Antipsychotics, Ciclosporin, Isoniazid. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Lindane :Insomnia, Paresthesia, Giddiness, Dizziness, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Restlessness, Skin Irritation, Contact Dermatitis.

INTERACTIONS OF LINDANE


How Lindane 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 Lindane 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 Lindane

No Studies Found