Elokim cream will help in inflammatory processes in the skin, accompanied by weeping, swelling and itching. Moisture of the skin, usually accompanied by a violation of her integrity, and therefore, there is a risk of introduction of secondary infection. Appointment cream Elokim short courses warned of this danger.
0, 1% cream Elokim incorporates the active substance - and mometasone adjuvants that help mometasone penetrate the skin.
Mometasone is a glucocorticoid or a glucocorticosteroid (GCS) - a synthetic analogue of the natural hormone of the adrenal cortex. It has anti-inflammatory, antipruritic and protivoekssudativnoe action. The mechanism of action of mometasone is associated with the stimulation of the formation of proteins that suppress the action of the enzyme phospholipase A2. Under the action of this enzyme the formation of inflammatory mediators (prostaglandins, leukotrienes) from arachidonic acid. In the absence of the enzyme phospholipase A2 in the formation of a sufficient amount of inflammatory mediators slows.
Auxiliaries in the cream are Elokim hexylene, phosphoric acid (to establish pH), propylene glycol stearate, stearyl alcohol, tsetostearat macrogol, titanium dioxide, aluminum starch octenyl succinate, white beeswax, petrolatum
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, Purified water.
When applying a thin layer of cream on the skin surface weeping sore he barely absorbed into the bloodstream. Systemic effects may occur when applying the cream to very large areas of the skin when applied on top of an occlusive (air-tight) dressing or with prolonged use.
Cream Elokim can not be used without a prescription, because all drugs containing corticosteroids can reduce immunity, including the immunity of the skin. This, in turn, is fraught with accession infection, most commonly, bacterial or fungal origin.
Which diseases prescribed cream Elokim
Elokim cream is prescribed for skin diseases infectious nature, accompanied by severe inflammation, swelling, itching and weeping. Cream relieves inflammation and itching, dries the skin. Course duration is not prescribed a cream. Usually it is applied to the individual, is not too large thin skin once daily. The duration of treatment depends on the condition of the skin and is determined by your doctor.
Elokim - relieve inflammation and itching
used in the complex treatment of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, eczema, contact dermatitis and other allergic diseases. When used properly, according to the testimony, a short course of treatment is not only reduce skin immunity, but also help reduce the risk of infection connection, restore the integrity of the skin.
Contraindications for use
Elokim Cream should not be used in severe dry skin in the area of inflammation - the cream will be even more to dry the skin, causing it flaking and irritation.
Elokim Cream is contraindicated in pregnancy, breast-
Breastfeeding - a personal choice
breast, all infectious and inflammatory processes in the skin (bacterial, viral or fungal origin), including tuberculosis
Tuberculosis - a full recovery is not guaranteed
and syphilis. Do not use the cream while Elokim pink acne and perioral dermatitis (skin inflammation around the mouth) - the symptoms of these diseases, the causes of which are not installed on the application elokoma may increase. Do not use this cream and Elokim are hypersensitive to its components, the body of the patient.
It is important to (thin and small plots) put the cream on the skin. Special care should be applied to the skin of the face and intertriginous skin - skin in the folds, where skin surface contact and rub against each other. You can not apply the cream on top of dense, not breathable bandage. Courses of treatment should be as short as possible.
Side effects are usually cream Elokim are local. Most often it is the irritation and dry skin. Patients complain of a burning sensation, itching and general discomfort. With prolonged use cream Elokim may join infections, increased body hair, the appearance of the skin with reduced pigmentation (white spots on the skin), or atrophy (decrease in volume) of the skin, stretch marks on the skin. Perhaps the emergence of hives - hives.
If you apply the cream for a long time, or to put it on the skin with a thick layer (including under the bandage), possible symptoms of systemic effects of glucocorticoids, including dysfunction of the adrenal and pituitary syndrome - Cushing.