the package insert of the medicine Fenergan cream. Therapeutic class of antihistamine. Active principles Promethazine.
CremeFenergan is an anti-histamine synthesis, indicated in itching of various etiologies, insect bites, and processes allergic topics.
When should I not use?
CremeFenergan is against-indicated in cases of dermatoses infected or irritated skin, eczema and lesions exuding.It is also contraindicated in cases of hypersensitivity to promethazine or any component of the formula. The promethazine is contraindicated for use in children under the age of two years (see section Warnings).
How to use?
Apply the cream on the affected area, spreading it in a thin layer on the skin, 3 to 4 times per day.
What are the evils that can cause me?
raising Awareness of the skin and photosensitization.
have Been reported very rare cases of allergic reactions, including rash, “rash”, and itching, and anaphylaxis.
Warnings and Precautions
what should I know before using?
How is it possible to skin sensitisation due to the presence of promethazine, you should avoid the very frequent use or very long CremeFenergan, as well as their employment in lesions exuding from the skin. You should avoid exposure to the
sun or to artificial light during or shortly after treatment, due to the risk of photosensitization. The itching is only a symptom, and requires the research and identification of its etiology and appropriate treatment. Considering the potential alergisantes of the components of the formula of this medicine, it is recommended to evaluate the risk-benefit ratio before starting treatment with CremeFenergan.
The use of promethazine should be avoided in children and adolescents with signs and symptoms suggestive of reye ‘ s Syndrome.
The promethazine should not be used in children under two years old due to the risk of depression of respiratory depression fatal.
what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?
there are No known cases of superdose arising out of the use topic promethazine.