NEW ALLERGEX

  • Therapeutic Category
    • DERMATOLOGICAL DRUGS
    • OTHER DERMATOLOGICAL DRUGS
  • Pharmaceutical Form : Cream
  • Composition : Mepyramine Maleate 20 mg / 1 gr
  • Active Substance : Mepyramine Maleate

Properties :

mepyramine maleate , an ethylene diamine derivative , is an antihistamine with antimuscarinic properties .

Indications :

New allergex cream is used for :

*  insect bites or stings .

* symptomatic relief of hypersensitivity reactions and in pruritic skin disorders .

Side Effects:

* as with any antihistamine , there is a risk of sensitsation and dermatitis  systemic

 * side-effects have been reported after topical application to large areas of the skin Precautions :

* should not be used for acute vesicular ( severe blister) and exidative dermatoses

 ( fluid eruption from the skin).

* for external use only .

* topical preparations containing antihistamines should not be used on broken or eczematous skin .

* safety in pregnancy and lactation has not been established

Drug interactions :

antihistamine may suppress the cutaneous histamine response to allergen extracts and should be stopped several days before skin testing .

dosage and administration :

Apply New allergex cream to the affected area as a thin film ( 2-3) times daily , or as the doctor’s prescription.

Packing: New allergex cream :tube contains 20 g