Medicine : Spectraban 19(30gm)

Name:Spectraban 19(30gm)
Manufacturer:Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Zinc Oxide
Composition:Zinc Oxide(0.15)
Substitutes:spectraban 19(30gm)

Generic ( Zinc Oxide )

Typical use Of Zinc Oxide :Dandruff, Dermatologicals, Eczema, Skin Diseases.
Mechanism of action of Zinc Oxide :Zinc Oxide Has Astringent, Soothing And Protective Properties And Is Used In Topical Preparations For Eczema, Slight Excoriations, Wounds And Haemorrhoids. It Also Reflects Ultraviolet Radiation And Can Be Used As A Physical Sunscreen.
Drug Interaction of Zinc Oxide :Zinc Oxide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Heparin (Na) And Heparin (Cl), Ichthammol, Phenoxymethylpenicillin (K), Sodium Calciumedetate. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Zinc Oxide :Rash, Hives, Difficulty In Breathing And Swelling Of The Mouth, Face, Lips, Or Tongue.


How Zinc Oxide will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Zinc Oxide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safer: Drug Has Been Studied In Few Breastfeeding Women And The Evidence Shows That There Is No Increase In Side Effects In The Infants, Or The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Zinc Oxide

No Studies Found