Zinc oxide(ARC) generic Novacalamine is an emollient & skin protective, prescribed for diaper rash and other minor skin irritations. It provides a skin barrier to prevent and help heal skin irritation.
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Medical Condition(s) for which Novacalamine may be prescribed
Severe allergic reactions such as rash, hives, difficulty in breathing and swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue.
Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)
Topical- As cream/ointment: Use as directed.
How to use Novacalamine?
It comes as an ointment and cream to apply topically as directed by your physician.
When is Novacalamine not to be taken? (Contraindications)
Warnings and Precautions for Novacalamine
â€¢ Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
For external use only.
Avoid contact with eyes, nose or mouth.
It may be harmful if swallowed.
Other Precautions for Novacalamine
Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions for Novacalamine
Store it at room temperature, and in an airtight container. Keep it away from sunlight and moisture.
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