Schwabe Topi Sulphur Cream contains: Sulphur 3% w/w, Cream base q.s
Schwabe Topi Sulphur Cream is indicated for Acne, seborrheic conditions, scabies, dermatomycoses and itching. Topi sulphur cream is a antimicrobial cream that reduces itching, relieves pain, exerts mild anti-fungal and anti-parasitic effect. It also acts as keratolytic and mild antiseptic.
Introduction: Sulphur is a chemical element with mild antimicrobial and keratolytic properties as it induces scaling of the upper layer of the epidermis. In the form of ointments, creams or lotions it has been employed since long for the treatment of acne and seborrheic conditions. Sulphur covers minor forms of bacterial infections and is effective against fungi and scabies mites.
Acne vulgaris usually occurs at puberty and regresses in early adulthood. It is characterized by seborrhea, comedones, inflammatory papules (pimples), nodular abscesses and finally scars. =ace, neck and upper trunk are rich in sebaceous follicles and therefore primarily affected. In were cases the symptoms are of considerable aesthetic significance. Numerous pathogenic factors are involved such as hormones, bacteria, etc. Seborrheic conditions are caused by overproduction of sebaceous glands, forming a glazing film especially on the face.
Scabies is an infectious and contagious condition of the skin with severe itching caused by scabies mites (Sarcoptes scabies). The mites dig fine tunnel-like burrows in the surface layer of Ile skin. The adult females lay eggs in these burrows. Allergic reactions towards the mites and their products are responsible for severe pruritus. Scratching leads to secondary bacterial -sections. The most common places for scabies are the wrists, between the fingers, in the armpits, around the nipples, penis, scrotum, thighs and buttocks.
Fungal infections of the skin are wide-spread in the population. Different areas of the body athlete's foot, mycosis of nails, hands, groins, trunk) and hairy skin (scalp, beard) can be affected. Fungal growth is favored by damaged skin, moisture, the use of antibiotics and reduced immune defense. The fungi invade the skin causing a superficial inflammation with redness and itching.
External Manifestations And Coverage: Topi Sulphur is a cream containing 3% of purified, finest grade Sulphur. It is indicated for the external treatment of acne and seborrhea. Topi Sulphur acts against fungi and scabies mites and relieves itching problems of various causes such as scabies, allergic reactions or fungal infections.
Schwabe Topi Sulphur Cream contains contains Sulphur which is effective for treating various skin disorders that go together with severe itching, scorching aches, tetchiness as well as foul smells. Homeopathic remedy sulfur is prepared from unpolluted mineral sulfur powder and prescribed by physicians in highly watered down doses to cure health conditions
Side effects: In rare cases, applying of Topi Sulphur might cause allergic skin reactions.
Contra-indications: The cream should not be used for patients with known hypersensitivity to Sulphur.
Interactions: No interactions between Topi Sulphur and other products are known.
Presentation: 25 gm in tubes.
|Symptoms||Skin Diseases, Boils, skin infections,Eczema, ulcers, burns.|
|Manufacturer||Dr.Willmar Schwabe india Pvt.Ltd|
|Dosage||Unless otherwise prescribed, Schwabe Topi Sulphur Cream should be applied as follows, The cream should be used 2 – 3 times daily by applying a thin layer on the affected skin areas.|