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Sebowash Shampoo

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Medicine composition: Fluocinolone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 05, 2019

This shampoo is a topical corticosteroid. It is used to treat the dryness, itching, inflammation, redness, crusting. Apart from this scaling and discomfort of various skin conditions like eczema, dermatitis, etc.

Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding. If you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances, measles, chickenpox, tuberculosis, hardening or thinning of the skin or skin infection or if you have been recently been vaccinated. Also, inform your doctor about your current list of medications.

The common side effects of this drug can include skin problems such as drying, cracking, burning, itching and lightening of skin colour. Apart from this,

  • Acne
  • Severe skin rash
  • Difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • Wheezing or signs of skin infections like swelling
  • Redness or oozing pus

This medication can be used in below-mentioned conditions

  • Eczema

This medication can cause below-mentioned side effects

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No interaction found
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This shampoo may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This shampoo is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

This shampoo is used for treating redness, itchiness, dryness, crusting, and scaling caused by psoriasis and eczema. It is a class of corticosteroids that works by inhibiting the prostaglandins and leukotriene’s.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    This shampoo interacts with Infections, Hyperadrenocorticism, and Ocular Toxicities.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    This shampoo interacts with Glimepiride, Pioglitazone, Insulin, Linagliptin, Acarbose, and Glipizide.
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