Calamine 8 gm %
Diphenylhydramine 1gm % Camphor 0.1gm %.
Calamine lotion is used
for local application to the skin effective for a wide
variety of skin disorders. It is known for its
protective mild astringent and antibacterial actions. It
is used to relief roughness, redness and irritable
conditions of the skin including sunburn. Camphor is a
topical antipruritic and ant-infective agent and when
applied externally it dilutes the skin blood vessels
helping in relieving allergic symptoms. The lotion also
contains glycerin which is an established emollient and
lubricant that helps to maintain the skin moist for
considerable time minimizing any inflammatory condition
of the skin.
Calamine is applied
externally for the relief of : Inflammatory skin
reactions , redness and roughness, Eczema, mild sunburn,
As protective in cases of slight excoriations.
Note : It is intended for
external use only. It should be applied to intact skin
away from the eyes and mucous membranes.
Rarely in certain
sensitive individuals and on prolonged use ( more than
one week continuously).
Bottles containing 100