The composition of the drug includes the main component: betamethasone dipropionate.
Additional components: nipagin, petroleum jelly, paraffin, propylene glycol, liquid paraffin, alcohol, emulsifying wax, disodium salt, sodium sulfite and purified water.
Acriderm is available in the form of a cream or ointment, packaged in tubes of 15 or 30 g.
The drug exhibits anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic, anti-exudative, decongestant and antipruriticEffect.
Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics
This tool is glucocorticosteroidlocal application. Its main substance - betamethasone dipropionate - is able to inhibit the accumulation white blood cellslysosomal release process enzymes, as well as anti-inflammatory mediators at the site of inflammation. In addition, there is inhibition of phagocytosis, a decrease in vascular tissue permeability, preventing the occurrence of inflammatory swelling.
Indications for use
The main indications for the use of ointment and cream Akriderm:
- various allergic diseases of the skin, for example: dermatitis, neurodermatitis, pruritus, eczema;
- different forms of non-allergic dermatitis.
Apply cream or ointment Akriderm is not recommended for:
- hypersensitivity to the drug;
- skin tuberculosis;
- skin manifestations syphilis;
- chicken pox;
- herpes simplex;
- skin vaccine reactions;
- open wounds;
- children under one year old;
- trophic ulcers;
- acne vulgaris.
External use of corticosteroids may be accompanied by burning, irritation, dry skin, folliculitis, hypertrichosisthe appearance of acne hypopigmentation, dermatitis. Prolonged application, especially under occlusive dressings, may cause development purpura, skin maceration, secondary infection, sweating, atrophy of the skin surface and so on.
Instructions for use Akriderma (Method and dosage)
Akriderm ointment, the instructions for use which recommends applying it to the affected surface of the skin, is used twice daily. Another therapeutic regimen may also be prescribed, given the severity of the disease.
In the treatment of mild cases, Akriderm cream application instructions allow you to apply once, and more severe lesions - up to several times a day.
The duration of treatment may depend on various factors: the effectiveness and tolerability of the drug, the severity of the disease and the characteristics of the patient's body. On average, the therapeutic course is 2-4 weeks.
When improvement does not occur for a long time, an urgent clarification of the diagnosis is necessary.
Using ointment or Akriderm cream, it is difficult to get an overdose, but with prolonged use in large quantities it is quite possible. Symptoms of chronic overdose can occur: hyperglycemia, glucosuria, inhibition of the functions of the adrenal cortex, Cushing's syndrome.
In this case, symptomatic treatment is performed. The appearance of a chronic toxic effect requires the gradual discontinuation of the drug.
This external agent does not interact with other drugs.
The appearance during the treatment period of signs of hypersensitivity, itching and irritation of the skin requires stopping the use of this tool and choosing a more suitable treatment for the patient.
Long-term therapy, applying the drug in large quantities to a significant surface of the skin, the use of occlusive dressings and treating children can cause systemic absorption of corticosteroids.
Treatment of children must be carried out strictly according to the indications and prescription of a doctor, which will allow you to control the possible development of systemic unwanted effects. It is possible that the full-fledged work of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal system is suppressed, the manifestation of symptoms of hypercorticism, decreased excretion hormone growth, increased intracranial pressure.
Especially often, the development of side effects occurs when the drug is applied to the skin of the face. Therefore, the therapeutic course should not be longer than 5 days.
The use of Akriderma in ophthalmology is not allowed. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes.
If the drug has been treated for a long time, then a gradual withdrawal of therapy is recommended.
Terms of sale
Suitable for storage at room temperature, inaccessible to children.
How safe is it to use this tool during pregnancy, not installed. Therefore, the use of drugs of this group in this period is allowed when the potential benefit significantly exceeds the probable risk. It is important not to use the product for a long time in high dosages.
Analogs AkridermaMatches for ATX Level 4 code:RedermLosterinAkriderm SKAkriderm GKAkriderm GhentEloc CDiprosalikBelosalikCanison PlusBetasalikTriacutaneMomat-S
The main analogues of the drug: Triderm and Canizon.
The price of analogues is approximately 470-550 rubles.
Reviews on Akriderma
It should be noted that various skin problems worry many people who use this remedy to solve them. As reviews on Akriderm cream show, they prefer to apply it when light lesions appear on the skin: slight itching, redness and irritation.
At the same time, reviews about Acriderm ointment show that this form of the drug is usually used by people who know the diagnosis accurately. However, in this case, treatment does not always go without complications. The main reason for this is the long-term use of the drug, which can lead to loss of effectiveness, development of addiction and side effects.
Also, some users report that when they used this tool for the first time - it helped to quickly eliminate the symptoms of the disease. When the drug was used next time, longer treatment was required and the effect was already less stable.
Sometimes Acriderm is used for acne and a similar situation is noted. At first, the rashes pass quickly, but then they come back again and this happens much more often. More than this, the appearance of pigmented and bright areas, deterioration of the structure of the skin. Although such users do not even know exactly how to use Akriderm ointment, what helps and how much time to apply it.
By the way, such cases are described quite often. This happens because this drug is not able to affect the causes of dermatitis, removing the manifestations of the disease. Therefore, the use of Acriderm can bring only temporary relief, and then the development of complications.
However, it is this drug that helps many patients alleviate the acute period of dermatitis. Of course, at the same time, the causes of the disease are corrected: various vitamins, reducing drugs, adsorbents, medicinal decoctions. To remove external damage to the skin using an ointment or cream.
In addition, users are often interested in whether Acriderm ointment is hormonal or not? The fact is that some patients are afraid to use hormonal drugs. But in fact, it is simply necessary to strictly observe the scheme of application and adhere to the prescribed dosage. Therefore, experts do not recommend using any medication without the appointment of a competent doctor.
Price Akriderma where to buy
The price of Akriderm ointment is from 85 rubles.
The price of Akriderm cream varies between 100-300 rubles.
You can buy any form at any Russian pharmacy, as well as outside the country.
For example, the price in Ukraine is 80-385 UAH, depending on the volume of packaging.
- Online Pharmacies in Russia
- Online pharmacies in Kazakhstan
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