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Cipladine 7.5% Scrub

Manufactured byCipla Ltd.
Description

Cipladine 7.5% Scrub is a skin disinfectant used to treat infected skin conditions. It helps to prepare the patient’s skin before surgical procedures. It kills sensitive organisms like bacteria, fungus, protozoa, and spores present on the skin. This medicine is meant for external use only.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Cipladine 7.5% Scrub

Wokadine 7.5% Scrub
Wockhardt Ltd.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Cipladine 7.5% Scrub

  • Skin irritation
  • Redness of the skin
  • Acneiform eruptions (Severe acne)
  • Thyroid imbalances

Uses of Cipladine 7.5% Scrub

What is it prescribed for?

  • Skin disinfectant
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The effect of this medicine starts immediately after application on the skin.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant. It can be used only when the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Non-prescription use of this medicine should be avoided by pregnant women.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    Use of this medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding women. However, if it becomes absolutely necessary to use this medicine, then breastfeeding should be discontinued. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to povidone-iodine or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

Use of this medicine is not recommended if you are pregnant. It can be used only when the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Non-prescription use of this medicine should be avoided by pregnant women.

Breast-feeding

Use of this medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding women. However, if it becomes absolutely necessary to use this medicine, then breastfeeding should be discontinued. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
General warnings

External use only

This medicine should be used for a short duration; prolonged usage significantly increases the risk of side effects. Do not use this medicine for durations longer than that recommended by your doctor.

Missed Dose

This medicine is generally used as needed the likelihood of a missed dose is very low.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
This medicine is meant for external use only. If the medicine is swallowed, seek immediate medical help. Follow all dosing instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Do not use this medicine for durations shorter or longer than recommended by your doctor. Report any severe undesired side effects or a lack of improvement to the doctor immediately.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine works by showing its broad-spectrum germicidal activity against a wide range of microorganisms present on the skin.
Legal Status

Approved

Approved

Approved

Unknown

Classification

Category

Antiseptic, disinfectants, and cleansing agents.

Schedule

OTC

Povidone-iodine - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2020 [cited 19 February 2020]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB06812

Povidone iodine [Internet]. Pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 2020 [cited 19 February 2020]. Available from:

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Povidone-iodine

Betadine Surgical Scrub Povidone-iodine,7.5% [Internet]. Dailymed.nlm.nih.gov. 2020 [cited 20 February 2020]. Available from:

https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/fda/fdaDrugXsl.cfm?setid=1ad39e11-ea1e-44a4-8224-93f8135436c2&type=display

[Internet]. Betadine.co.za. 2020 [cited 24 April 2020]. Available from:

https://betadine.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/BETADINE-SURGICAL-SCRUB-PIL-ZA-10212801-V2.pdf
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Information on this page was last updated on 24 Apr 2020

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