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EPICERAM
Pruritus and dry skin
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Drug Name:

EPICERAM Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Purified water, MultiSal Neolipids*, glyceryl stearate, squalane, glycerin, PEG-100 stearate, hydroxypropyl bispalmitamide MEA (ceramide), petrolatum, dimethicone, phenoxyethanol, cholesterol, conjugated linoleic acid, citric acid, palmitic acid, xanthan gum, potassium hydroxide, disodium EDTA, sorbic acid, capric acid; controlled-release skin barrier emulsion; steroid-, fragrance-free. *Proprietary microencapsulation system for gradual delivery of key ingredients including ceramide, conjugated linoleic acid,cholesterol and palmitic acid (formulated with E.Cerifera [Candelilla] wax, corn syrup solids and modified food starch).

Company:
PuraCap Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for EPICERAM:

To treat dry skin conditions and to manage and relieve burning and itching associated with various types of dermatoses, including atopic dermatitis, irritant contact dermatitis, and radiation dermatitis.

Adults and Children:

Apply thin layer to affected areas 2 times per day (or as needed). Massage gently into skin. If skin is broken, cover with dressing. Apply following radiation therapy.

Warnings/Precautions:

Reevaluate if no improvement within 10–14 days. Use in conjunction with sunscreen in sun exposed areas.

Interactions:

Do not apply within 4hrs prior to radiation therapy.

Pharmacological Class:

Emollient.

Adverse Reactions:

Tingling sensation at application site.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Emulsion—90g (tube); 100g, 225g (airless pump); 400g (Quad Pack: 4×100g airless pumps)

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