Picon Cream contains Pimecrolimus used to treat eczema. It works by suppressing the activity of certain immune cells that cause inflammation redness and swelling of the skin. This relieves itching and improves rashes in atopic dermatitis. Picon Cream belongs to a group of medicines known as immunosuppressive agents. During treatment with PICON, avoid excessive exposure to sunlight, sun lamps and tanning beds.
Usage Of Picon Cream:
- Treats mild or moderate atopic dermatitis.
Side Effects Of Picon Cream:
- Application site reactions
- such as itching, irritation, redness or burning sensation
- Skin infections such as folliculitis
Direction For Use:
Wash your hands before and after application. Apply a thin layer of PICON on the affected area of the skin and rub it gently. It can be applied on the skin areas including the head, face and neck and in the folds of the skin. Do not cover the treated skin with bandages, wraps or dressings. It is for external use only. consult your doctor for dose .
PICON is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
PICON is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Avoid consumption of alcohol while applying this medicine, because it may rarely cause flushing, rash, burning, itching or swelling.
Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to pimecrolimus.