What do you use Diprosalic for?

What do you use Diprosalic for?

What do you use Diprosalic for?

In adults and children, Diprosalic ointment is used to treat skin conditions where the outer surface of the skin is covered by a layer of scales. Your ointment will remove the layer of scales and reduce the redness and itchiness caused by your skin problem.

How do you apply Diprosalic ointment to your scalp?

Usually for adults and children, a few drops of Diprosalic Scalp Application should be gently and completely rubbed into the affected area of scalp twice a day.

Can I use Diprosalic on my face for acne?

Do not use Diprosalic ointment any other skin problem as it could make it worse especially rosacea (a skin condition affecting the face), acne, dermatitis (skin inflammation) around the mouth, genital itching, nappy rash, cold sores, chickenpox or other skin conditions.

Is Diprosalic Scalp Application prescription only?

Like any other prescription medication you must consult a doctor before using it. PrivateDoc offers a confidential free consultation service that may result in you receiving a prescription for Diprosalic Scalp Application if it is deemed appropriate and Diprosalic Scalp Application can prescribed safely.

How long does it take for Diprosalic to work?

If there is no improvement in your skin after two weeks of treatment you should consult your doctor. If used in children, wherever possible this medicine should not be used for longer than five days. You should not use airtight dressings to cover the area treated.

How strong is Diprosalic?

Diprosalic Ointment 30g is a smooth, off-white ointment which contains the active ingredients betamethasone dipropionate 0.064 % w/w (equivalent to 0.05 % w/w betamethasone) and salicylic acid 3.0 % w/w. It is used to treat skin conditions where the outer surface of the skin is covered by a layer of scales.

What is Dipro Salic?

This is a combination medication containing two ingredients: betamethasone and salicylic acid. It is used to treat skin and scalp conditions such as dermatitis and eczema. Betamethasone belongs to the family of medications known as corticosteroids. It works by reducing itching and inflammation.

Can I use Diprosalic on my scalp?

Important information about Diprosalic scalp application This medicine is for external use on the scalp only. It must not be used on the face or any other part of the body apart from the scalp. Apply the medicine thinly to the affected areas of the scalp.

What are the side effects of Diprosalic ointment?

Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

  • drowsiness.
  • hearing changes.
  • increased skin sensitivity.
  • lack of healing of skin condition.
  • nausea.
  • ongoing burning, itching and irritation of skin.
  • itchy rash with small, red, raised bumps.
  • skin discolouration.

How long can you use Diprosalic for?

You should continue using Diprosalic for as long as your doctor has recommended. However, if you’re using it on a child, it should preferably not be used for more than five days at a time.