Rosamet - pharmacological preparation on the basis of metronidazole for local use.
Structure and Composition
According to the instructions issued in the form Rosamet 1% cream. The active ingredient - metronidazole. In 1 g of cream contains 10 mg of metronidazole. Also, the product contains auxiliary components: glycerin, liquid paraffin, emulsifying wax, propylene glycol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate, water.
Externally Rosamet is a homogeneous cream white, practically odorless. It produced the drug in aluminum tubes, of 25 g
Pharmacological action Rosamet
According to the instructions Rosamet has antimicrobial and antiprotozoal effect. The local use of the drug has anti-acne effect, but the exact mechanism of action is still not clear. The most commonly prescribed Rosamet "acne."
Metronidazole for external application has some antioxidant effect, as it reduces the synthesis of active oxygen and hydroxyl radicals blood cells (which are oxidizers and can cause tissue damage in inflammation).
Rosamet not effective for telangiectasia, which are observed at pink acne.
The drug hardly reaches the systemic circulation when applied topically.
- inflammatory diseases of the skin with the formation of papules, pustules;
- erythema at the pink and acne vulgaris;
According to the instructions Rosamet contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the drug during the I trimester of pregnancy and lactation.
Dosing and Administration
According to the instructions Rosamet be used topically.
For the treatment of inflamed pustules, papules and erythema drug coated with a thin layer on clean skin and rubbing 1-2 times a day. The duration of treatment Rosamet "acne" is typically 1-2 months (determined by your doctor). It is recommended to make a break honey cleansing the skin and applying the cream is about 10-20 minutes. The therapeutic effect Rosamet, reviews, occurs in 2-3 weeks.
When balanoposthitis, vulvovaginal Rosamet with a cotton swab is applied to the surface of the infected foci of the glans penis, prepuce, the area of the labia, vestibule and lightly rub. The drug is used 2 times a day. The duration of treatment is 8-10 days.
Side effects Rosamet
In the opinion of Rosamet rarely causes side effects. Allergic reactions such as hives and skin rashes are rarely observed peeling and burning skin, lacrimation.
Interaction with other drugs
According to the instructions Rosamet when applied externally creates a very low concentration of drug in the blood, so interoperability is extremely small. Theoretically, the effect will be marked strengthening of the simultaneous use of warfarin and other indirect anticoagulants.
Special instructions for use Rosamet
This drug can only be used externally!
You should avoid contact with the eyes, as getting Rosamet can cause watery eyes, and the inflammatory response.
It is not recommended during treatment Rosamet long stay in the sun.