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Logo TRIMAZE Cream

SCHEDULING STATUS:
S2

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

TRIMAZE Cream

COMPOSITION:
Each gram of cream contains:
10 mg
Clotrimazole
0,275% m/m Nipastat (as preservative)
Contains Imidurea

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION:
A 20.2.2 Fungicides

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
Clotrimazole is a broad-spectrum antimycotic with fungicidal properties.

INDICATIONS:
TRIMAZE Cream is indicated in the treatment of:
- Dermatophyte infections caused by Trichophyton species eg. Tinea infections (ringworm, athlete's foot).
- Cutaneous candidiasis caused by Candida albicans (moniliasis).
- Pityriasis versicolor.
- Paronychia (inflammation of the folds of tissue surrounding the nail).
- Skin diseases with secondary fungal infections.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to clotrimazole.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
For external use only.
Apply thinly to affected area 2 to 3 times daily and continue for 2 weeks after disappearance of symptoms to prevent relapse.
Athlete's foot: Always dry the feet carefully, especially between the toes.

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
Local reactions, including irritation and burning may occur; contact dermatitis has been reported.

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE AND PARTICULARS OF ITS TREATMENT:
In case of accidental ingestion, treatment is symptomatic and supportive.

IDENTIFICATION:
A smooth, white, soft cream free from gritty particles.

PRESENTATION:
20 g printed aluminium tubes.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Store below 25°C, protected from light.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

REGISTRATION NUMBER:
31/20.2.2/0072

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT:
GAREC (PTY) LTD
Building 12
Healthcare Park
Woodlands Drive
Woodmead
Sandton        2148

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
6 September 1996

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        PINETOWN PRINTERS

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