Schwabe's TOPI CANTHARIS CREAM for Minor Burns
For Minor Burns
• Relieves pain and burning sensation
• Reduces irritation of the skin
• Reduces formation and growth of vesicles
• Prevents discolouration of the skin
• Also effective in the treatment of sun-burns.
Presentation: 25 g tubes
Dosage: Unless otherwise prescribed, Topi Cantharis should be applied as follows:
The cream should be used 2 – 3 times daily by applying a thin layer to the affected areas. The cream should not be applied over a large area of skin.
Contact with mucous membranes, eyes and open wounds should be avoided.
Side effects: In rare cases, applying of the cream might cause allergic skin reactions. Patients with renal problems may complain of increased frequency of urination. Gastric irritation has been reported in a few cases after continuous use.
Contra-indications: Do not use this product on mucous membranes, on open wounds and around the eyes. It should not be applied to large open wound or surfaces because of the risk of absorption.
Interactions: No interactions between Topi Cantharis and other products are known.