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EMCOR 15GM 0.25% CREAM_1
EMCOR 15GM 0.25% CREAM_2
EMCOR 15GM 0.25% CREAM_1

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

Prescription Required

Salt Composition : Desoximetasone

Manufacturer : EMCURE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 232.2
Price :232
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1 Tube Of 15gm


Introduction to Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream is an anti-inflammatory drug belonging to the class of glucocorticoids containing the active ingredient desoximetasone. A physician prescribes this cream to manage various skin conditions caused by symptoms such as redness, itching, swelling, and discomfort. It is particularly effective in treating conditions like eczema, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, and other inflammatory skin disorders. 

This drug is contraindicated in individuals with known hypersensitivity or allergy to it or its component. Check the ingredients list on any skincare products before using them, mainly if you have known allergies or sensitive skin. Do not use Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream for prolonged periods without medical supervision, as it may cause skin thinning or other side effects. Discuss the use of this cream with a physician if pregnant or breastfeeding, as it should be used cautiously during these periods. This product is designed for external use only and should not be ingested.


Uses of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

  • Treatment of psoriasis
  • Inflammatory skin disorders

Therapeutic Effects of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream works by suppressing inflammation in the skin. It reduces the body's immune response and decreases the release of inflammatory substances, helping to relieve itching, swelling, and redness associated with skin conditions.


Interaction of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream with other drugs

Inform your physician about all your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional, supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications interact with Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream, reducing its effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects.


More Information about Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

  • Store Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep out of the reach of children.

How to consume Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

For external use only. After cleansing, it is important to apply enough cream to cover the affected area that needs treatment and gently massage it into the skin until it is fully absorbed. Avoid contact with eyes. Apply Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream once or twice daily or as your doctor recommends. 


Safety Advices for Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

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Pregnancy

  

Notify your doctor if you are pregnant or think you might be pregnant before applying Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream. 

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Breast Feeding

  

Consult your doctor for advice before applying Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream if you are a breastfeeding mother.

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Lungs

  

Consult your doctor if you have lung disease before applying Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream.

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Liver

  

Inform your doctor if you have any liver problems before applying Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

Driving vehicles or operating heavy machinery is safe after applying this Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream.


Side Effects of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all drugs cause side effects, not everyone gets them. Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream is generally safe and won't cause any side effects. However, consult your physician for more advice if you experience uncommon side effects.


Word of Advice

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream should not be placed in contact with the eyes, nostril areas, or close to the mouth. Apply for a minimum of 4 to 8 weeks for best results. It can be used for all skin types. Avoid using the product and consult a physician or a dermatologist if any irritation or adverse reactions occur.


FAQs

Q 1. How to apply Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream?

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream should be applied topically. Use enough to cover the entire area with a thin, even product layer. Gently apply the cream to the skin in a circular motion until fully absorbed. Repeat this process two to three times a day for a better result.

Q 2. Where should you avoid applying the Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream?

It's important to avoid applying the Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream to any broken, irritated, or infected skin and to avoid getting it in your eyes or mouth. If you experience skin irritation or allergic reactions after using the product, discontinue and seek medical attention if necessary.

Q 3. What are the common side effects of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream?

The common side effects of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream are itchy skin or frequent burning sensation when applied initially.

Q 4. Who should not take a Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream?

Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream should not be taken by individuals who are allergic to it or its ingredients.

Q 5. Can I use moisturizers or sunscreen with Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream?

Moisturizers and sunscreen can be used in conjunction with Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream, but it's best to apply them after the medication has been absorbed into the skin. This helps ensure the medication is effective.


Fact Box of Emcor 15gm 0.25% Cream

Molecule name: Desoximetasone

Therapeutic class: Anti-inflammatory agents

Pharmacological class: Glucocorticoids

Indications:

1. Treatment of psoriasis

2. Inflammatory skin disorders


References

  1. Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., [Revised on Feb 2017] [Accessed on 4th Sep 2023], https://www.lupin.com/US/pdf/17/06/Desoximetasone-Cream-0-05-PI-2-2017.pdf
  2. Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc., [Revised on Dec 2018] [Accessed on 4th Sep 2023], https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/fda/fdaDrugXsl.cfm?setid=ea742af6-9359-46c3-9164-ab53e8c1461e&type=display
  3. Luis Uva et al., Mechanisms of action of Topical Corticosteroids in Psoriasis, International Journal of Endocrinology, 2012,  [Accessed on 4th Sep 2023], http://downloads.hindawi.com/journals/ije/2012/561018.pdf
  4. Linda F. Stein Gold, Topical Therapies for Psoriasis: Improving Management Strategies and Patient Adherence, Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery, 2016, 35(25),  [Accessed on 4th Sep 2023], https://scmsjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/v35i2S-Stein-Gold.pdf 

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