About Dermol 500 Lotion
|Dermol 500 Lotion
|Treating eczema or dermatitis
|Benzalkonium chloride, chlorhexidine dihydrochloride
What is Dermol 500 Lotion?
Dermol 500 Lotion is a topical treatment used to manage and relieve the symptoms of eczema and dermatitis. It is formulated as a lotion for easy application to the affected areas of the skin. The active ingredients in Dermol 500 Lotion work to soothe and hydrate the skin, reducing inflammation and itching associated with these conditions.
What is Dermol 500 Lotion used for?
Dermol 500 Lotion is primarily used for the treatment of eczema and dermatitis. It can also be used to manage other dry skin conditions, such as psoriasis. The active ingredients in the lotion help to restore the skin’s natural barrier function, reducing the frequency and severity of flare-ups.
How does Dermol 500 Lotion work?
The active ingredients in Dermol 500 Lotion, benzalkonium chloride and chlorhexidine dihydrochloride, have antimicrobial and emollient properties. Benzalkonium chloride acts as a disinfectant, helping to prevent infection in the affected skin, while chlorhexidine dihydrochloride has antiseptic properties. These ingredients work together to cleanse and moisturise the skin, reducing inflammation and itching.
Who is Dermol 500 Lotion suitable for?
Dermol 500 Lotion is suitable for adults and children with eczema, dermatitis, or other dry skin conditions. It is safe for use on all skin types, including sensitive skin. However, individuals with known allergies to any of the ingredients in the lotion should avoid using it.
How to apply Dermol 500 Lotion
To apply Dermol 500 Lotion:
- Cleanse the affected skin with a mild soap and pat dry.
- Apply a small amount of the lotion to the affected areas and gently massage it into the skin until fully absorbed.
- Repeat the application as often as necessary, especially after bathing or showering.
It is recommended to apply Dermol 500 Lotion at least twice daily to effectively manage eczema or dermatitis. For long-term management, continue using the lotion as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
Dermol 500 Lotion Ingredients
Active Ingredients: Benzalkonium chloride and chlorhexidine dihydrochloride
Other ingredients: Purified water, liquid paraffin, isopropyl myristate, cetostearyl alcohol, cetomacrogol 1000, phenoxyethanol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate, and benzyl alcohol.
- Avoid contact with the eyes. If the lotion comes into contact with the eyes, rinse thoroughly with water.
- Do not use Dermol 500 Lotion if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
- Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Dermol 500 Lotion if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have any underlying medical conditions.
- Keep out of reach of children. Store at room temperature and protect from light.