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Trental Pink Una 400 MG Tablet

Manufactured bySanofi India Ltd.
Description

Trental Pink Una 400 MG Tablet is an effective anti-parasitic medicine used to treat an infestation of lice, ticks, fleas, and mites on the scalp and the skin. It is also used to treat scabies an infection caused by mites marked by intense itching in the affected area.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Trental Pink Una 400 MG Tablet

  • Itching or rash of the skin and scalp
  • Redness of the skin
  • Infected and pus filled areas on the skin and scalp
  • Tingling and numbness of skin
  • Burning or stinging sensation

Uses of Trental Pink Una 400 MG Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Lice infestation
  • Scabies
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • 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 tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is safe for use by pregnant women. It is advised to consult your doctor before using this medicine. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine should be used by women who are breastfeeding only when necessary. It is advised to discontinue breastfeeding when it is applied to the body. Consult your doctor before using this medicine. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to permethrin (pyrethrins) or any other inactive ingredients present along with the formulation.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is safe for use by pregnant women. It is advised to consult your doctor before using this medicine. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine should be used by women who are breastfeeding only when necessary. It is advised to discontinue breastfeeding when it is applied to the body. Consult your doctor before using this medicine. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
General warnings

Increase in symptoms

The use of this medicine may increase itching, swelling, and redness temporarily. Report the doctor if the symptoms are severe and persistent.

Allergy to pollens

This medicine should be used with caution if you have a known history of allergy to pollens of the chrysanthemum of other plants.

External use only

This medicine is intended for external use only and should not be taken orally or applied onto cracked or wounded skin parts.

Not for application in the eyes

Avoid contact with the eyes while applying this medicine. If some medicine accidentally enters the eyes, splash cold water into them and contact your doctor if any irritation or burning sensation is experienced

Breathing difficulty

This medicine has been associated with difficulty in breathing rarely in some patients. It should be used cautiously in patients who have an allergy to pollens of chrysanthemum or other plants.

Sanitization of the environment

It is advised to appropriately sanitize the bed, clothes, furniture and other items present in the house after using this medicine. This is done to prevent the relapse of the infection caused due to the pests present on these items of regular use.

Other medicines

This medicine may interact with many other medicines and may cause severe adverse effects. Hence, it is advised that you inform the doctor about all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.

Missed Dose

If you forget to use this medicine, apply as per the directions next time you wash your affected area.

Overdose

Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected. An accidental swallowing or application into the eyes or nose of this medicine may also result in some serious side effects.
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.
Use this medicine as instructed by the doctor. Follow all the usage instructions mentioned on the label or the package leaflet. Do not use in larger or smaller quantities or for longer durations than recommended. Avoid contact with the eyes, mouth or nose.
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 interfering with some vital processes in the cell of the parasite resulting in lysis.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Topical anti-infectives

Schedule

Schedule H

Permethrin - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2017 [cited 6 May 2017]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB04930

Permethrin [Internet]. Pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 2020 [cited 3 February 2020]. Available from:

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Permethrin
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Information on this page was last updated on 18 Feb 2020

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