What is Calmoseptine ointment used for?

What is Calmoseptine ointment used for?

This medication is used to treat and prevent minor skin irritations (such as from diarrhea, burns, cuts, scrapes). It works by forming a barrier on the skin to protect it from irritants/moisture.

Can you buy Calmoseptine over the counter?

Calmoseptine® Ointment is a non-prescription, multipurpose moisture barrier. Most pharmacies can special order​ Calmoseptine® Ointment through their supplier (wholesaler or distributer) and have it for you in a few days. If the pharmacy requires more information, have them call 1-800-800-3405 between 9am to 5pm (PST).

Is Desitin the same as Calmoseptine cream?

Used as part of such a regimen, Calmoseptine ointment appears superior to Desitin, conferring a greater likelihood of complete healing within six days and reduction of area affected by some 50% within four days.

What is another name for Calmoseptine?

Pramoxine is used to temporarily relieve itching and pain caused by minor skin irritation such as minor burns/cuts/scrapes, sunburn, eczema, insect bites, cold sores, or rashes from poison ivy, poison oak, or poison sumac.

What does calmoseptine ointment do for your skin?

Helps to protect and heal skin irritations from incontinence, minor burns, scrapes, diaper rash or wound drainage; temporarily relieves discomfort and itching; and provides multipurpose moisture barrier. Contains calamine, zinc oxide, menthol and lanolin.

What does calmoseptine 4 ounce ointment tube do?

Calmoseptine Ointment Tube, 4 Ounce. Calmoseptine Ointment is a multi-purpose moisture barrier that protects and helps heal skin irritations It also temporarily relieves discomfort and itching Calmoseptine Ointment works great for feeding tube site leakage, skin folds, fecal or vaginal fistula drainage,…

How often to apply calmoseptine diaper rash ointment?

Cleanse skin gently with milk skin cleanser. Pat dry or allow to air dry. Apply a thin layer of Calmoseptine Ointment to reddened or irritated skin 2-4 times daily, or after each incontinent episode or diaper change to promote comfort and long lasting protection

What to do if you take calmoseptine while pregnant?

If Calmoseptine (menthol and zinc oxide ointment and paste) is swallowed, call a doctor or poison control center right away. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using Calmoseptine (menthol and zinc oxide ointment and paste) while you are pregnant.