Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine and works as a topical antiallergic and analgesic by blocking the releases of histamine at its sources. Zinc is used as a skin protectant.
Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride + Zinc Acetate
(in Cream form)
Adults & children above 2 years: Apply to the affected area 3 to 4 times daily. Before application ofcream, the skin should be clean, cool and dry. Should not have a hot shower or bath before applying. Apply the cream lightly on the skin until the cream disappears. It is important to include all skin surfaces, such as between the fingers and toes, under the nails and on the soles of the feet.
For babies under 2 years: Initially consult with the physician, if it is recommended, apply to the face, neck, ears and scalp as well, only avoiding the area immediately around the eyes and mouth. Leave cream on for at least 8 hours, before washing off. Reapply to any area that may be washed during the 8 hours treatment time (such as after washing the hands).
Manufacturer: Square Pharmaceutical Ltd.