Medicine : Zovates

Name:Zovates
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Beclometasone , Salicylic Acid
Composition:Beclometasone(0.025%W/W) , Salicylic Acid(3%w/w)
Substitutes:zovates , diprobec s(15gm) , zovates , diprobec s(15gm)


Generic ( Beclometasone )



Typical use Of Beclometasone :To Treat Running Nose Due To Allergy (allergic Rhinitis), Inflammation Of Skin (dermatitis), Itchy Skin Rash (eczema), Psoriasis, Gastric And Duodenal Ulcers, And Prophylaxis Of Asthma.
Mechanism of action of Beclometasone :Beclomethasone Belongs To A Class Of Medications Called Corticosteroids, Which Work By Preventing Release Of Certain Chemicals From The Cells Responsible For Immune And Allergic Responses Resulting In Inflammation. Beclomethasone Thus Reduces Inflammation, Swelling And Irritation In Nose And Helps To Relieve Itching, Sneezing And Blocked Or Runny Nose.
Drug Interaction of Beclometasone :Beclomethasone Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Amphotericin, Diazoxide, Ketoconazole, Phenytoin , Rifampicin, Aspirin, Beclometasone , Warfarin, Technetium Tc-99m Gluceptate, Technetium Tc-99m Oxidronate. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required
Side effects of Beclometasone :Urge To Vomit (nausea), Constipation, Stomach Pains, Very Heavy Periods, Anxiety, Sleepiness, Muscle Cramps, Redness And Inflammation Of Facial Skin, Increased Pressure In Eyes, Cataract, Loss Of Bony Tissue, Irritation, Yeast Infection In The Mouth, Unpleasant Taste, Hoarseness Or Nasal Congestion, Flu-like Illness, Fever, Visual Changes, Allergic Reactions, Nasal Irritation And Dryness Of Mouth.

INTERACTIONS OF BECLOMETASONE


How Beclometasone 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 Beclometasone 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 Beclometasone

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