Calamycin

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Calamycin uses

Calamycin consists of Benzocaine, Calamine, Chloroxylenol, Pyrilamine Maleate, Zinc Oxide.

Benzocaine:



Calamycin (Benzocaine) (Calcium Phosphate Rinse with Calamycin (Benzocaine))

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients

Calamycin (Benzocaine) hydrochloride 90 mg (3mg/ml)

Purpose

Analgesic

Uses

For temporary relief of inflammation and pain in the oral cavity:

* mouth * tongue *cheeks

Warnings

This product contains Calamycin. The use of Calamycin (Benzocaine) applied to the mouth or gums has been associated with methemoglobinemia (a condition where the amount of oxygen in the blood stream is reduced).

Stop using

immediately if you experience any of the following symptoms and seek medical attention:

  • Pale, gray or blue colored skin, lips, or nail beds

  • Headache or lightheadedness

Ask a doctor if:

  • Sore mouth symptoms do not improve in 7 days

  • Irritation, pain or swelling persists or worsens

When using this product:

  • NeutraCaine® must be mixed with water before use

  • NeutraCaine® rinse should not be swallowed

  • NeutraCaine® rinse should be spit out after use

If pregnant or breast feeding,

ask a health professional before use

Keep out of reach of children

  • If swallowed, immediately call Poison Control Center or doctor.
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Directions

Dissolve one packet of NeutraCaine® in a clean glass of 30 mL of tap water. Distilled, bottled or purified water can also be used. Use immediately after the solution appears clear or nearly clear in the glass, or in about 15 seconds. Stir if necessary

(1) Swish 1/2 the solution in the mouth for 1 min and spit out.

(2) Repeat with the remaining 1/2 of the solution and spit out

Adults and children 12 years and over Use Calamycin (Benzocaine) up to 4 times per day, as needed;

Do not exceed recommended dosage

Children under 12 years of age Use Calamycin (Benzocaine) up to 4 times per day, as needed;

Should be supervised by an adult;

Do not exceed recommended dosage

Children under 2 years Ask a doctor or dentist

DO NOT USE

FOR MORE THAN 7 DAYS UNLESS DIRECTED BY PHYSICIAN

Other information

  • Store at room temperature ■ Avoid excessive heat or moisture

  • Do not use if foil packet is opened or shows signs of leakage or damage

Inactive ingredients

Calcium Chloride, Sodium Phosphate, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Bicarbonate, Cherry Flavoring

Manufactured for Invado Pharmaceuticals, LLC

Pomono, NY 10970

Made in Canada

www. NeutraCaine.com

Patents Pending

UPC Code 793573756282

Calamine:


Active ingredient

Calamycin (Calamine) 8%

Pramoxine HCl 1%

Purpose

Skin protectant

External analgesic

Uses

temporarily relieves pain and itching associated with:

  • insect bites
  • rashes
  • minor skin irritations
  • minor cuts
  • dries the oozing and weeping of poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac

​Warnings

For external use only. Use only as directed. Intentional misuse by deliberately concentrating and inhailing contents can be harmful or fatal.

​Flammable:

Do not use while smoking or near heat or flame. Do not puncture or incinerate. Contents under pressure. Do not store at temperatures above 120°F.

​When using this product

  • do not get into eyes
  • ask a doctor before using on children under 2 years of age

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • conditions worsens
  • symtomps last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again in a few days

​Keep out of reach of children.

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

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Directions

  • shake well before using
  • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply as needed to the affected area, not more than 3 or 4 times daily
  • cleanse the skin with soap and water
  • let dry before use
  • children under 2 years of age: consult a doctor

​Other information

store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)

​Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, camphor, disteardimonium hectorite, fragrance, hydrated silica, isobutane, oleyl alcohol, SD alcohol 40-B, sorbitan trioleate

​Questions?

Call 1-866-964-0939

Chloroxylenol:



Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Calamycin (Chloroxylenol) 4.8% w/v

Purpose

Antiseptic

Uses

first aid to help prevent infection in minor

  • cuts
  • scrapes
  • burns

Warnings

For external use only

Do not use

  • in the eyes
  • over large areas of the body

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • deep wounds or puncture wounds
  • animal bites
  • serious burns

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • irritation, sensitization, or allergic reaction occurs. These may be signs of a serious condition.
  • condition gets worse or lasts more than one week

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not induce vomiting.

Directions

  • do not use undiluted product
  • clean the affected area
  • dilute 1 tablespoonful (15mL) in 10 oz. (300 mL) of water
  • apply to affected area and cover with gauze or bandage
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Other Information

  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)

Inactive Ingredients

caramel, castor oil soap, isopropyl alcohol (12%), pine oil, water

Questions?

(800) 444-7599 or visit http://www.dettol.co.uk

Manufactured in Britain by:

Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare (UK) Ltd.

Hull, England HU8 7DS

By Appointment to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Manufacturers of Antiseptics, Air Fresheners,

Polishes, Cleaners and Laundry Products

Reckitt Benckiser plc, Slough

Dettol ®

Liquid

FIRST AID ANTISEPTIC

16.90 FL.OZ.

(500ml)

Manufactured in Britain by:

Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare (UK) Ltd.

Hull, England HU8 7DS

#0031023

Pyrilamine Maleate:



For use when an oral antihistamine is needed.

Can be provided to horse: 1/2 ounce (1 tablespoon) per 1000lbs body weight. Can be repeated at 12 hour intervals as needed, or as recommended by a veterinarian. The large end of the enclosed scoop measures 1 tablespoon.

This product contains Calamycin (Pyrilamine Maleate) Maleate which may be prohibited in certain competition. Caution must be taken when used on competition horse subject to drug testing. Check with the event sanction body for the necessary withdrawal time.

EACH OUNCE CONTAINS (minimum): Calamycin (Pyrilamine Maleate) Maleat USP 600mg, in a palatable base.

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY.

KEEP THIS AND ALL MEDICATIONS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

Keep lid tightly closed and store in a dry place Do not store above 30 C (86 F).

NDC#: 65090-004-15

Calamycin (Pyrilamine Maleate)

Antihistamine Granules

Net Contents: 20 ounces (567 Gm)

Zinc Oxide:


INDICATIONS AND USAGE

Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) is indicated for use as a supplement to intravenous solutions given for TPN. Administration helps to maintain Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) serum levels and to prevent depletion of endogenous stores, and subsequent deficiency symptoms.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

None known.

WARNINGS

Direct intramuscular or intravenous injection of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) is contraindicated as the acidic pH of the solution (2) may cause considerable tissue irritation.

Severe kidney disease may make it necessary to reduce or omit chromium and Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) doses because these elements are primarily eliminated in the urine.

WARNING: This product contains aluminum that may be toxic. Aluminum may reach toxic levels with prolonged parenteral administration if kidney function is impaired. Premature neonates are particularly at risk because their kidneys are immature, and they require large amounts of calcium and phosphate solutions, which contain aluminum.

Research indicates that patients with impaired kidney function, including premature neonates, who receive parenteral levels of aluminum at greater than 4 to 5 mcg/kg/day accumulate aluminum at levels associated with central nervous system and bone toxicity. Tissue loading may occur at even lower rates of administration.

PRECAUTIONS

General

Do not use unless the solution is clear and the seal is intact.

Zinc 1 mg/mL should only be used in conjunction with a pharmacy directed admixture program using aseptic technique in a laminar flow environment; it should be used promptly and in a single operation without any repeated penetrations. Solution contains no preservatives; discard unused portion immediately after admixture procedure is completed.

Zinc should not be given undiluted by direct injection into a peripheral vein because of the likelihood of infusion phlebitis and the potential for increased excretory loss of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) from a bolus injection. Administration of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) in the absence of copper may cause a decrease in serum copper levels.

Laboratory Tests

Periodic determinations of serum copper as well as Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) are suggested as a guideline for subsequent Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) administration.

Carcinogenesis, Mutagenesis, and Impairment of Fertility

Long-term animal studies to evaluate the carcinogenic potential of Calamycin 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) have not been performed, nor have studies been done to assess mutagenesis or impairment of fertility.

Nursing Mothers

It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) is administered to a nursing woman.

Pediatric Use

Pregnancy Category C. Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with Calamycin chloride. It is also not known whether Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) chloride can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman or can affect reproduction capacity. Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) chloride should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed.

Geriatric Use

An evaluation of current literature revealed no clinical experience identifying differences in response between elderly and younger patients. In general, dose selection for an elderly patient should be cautious, usually starting at the low end of the dosing range, reflecting the greater frequency of decreased hepatic, renal, or cardiac function, and of concomitant disease or other drug therapy.

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ADVERSE REACTIONS

None known.

DRUG ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE

None known.

OVERDOSAGE

Single intravenous doses of 1 to 2 mg zinc/kg body weight have been given to adult leukemic patients without toxic manifestations. However, acute toxicity was reported in an adult when 10 mg Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) was infused over a period of one hour on each of four consecutive days. Profuse sweating, decreased level of consciousness, blurred vision, tachycardia (140/min), and marked hypothermia (94.2° F) on the fourth day were accompanied by a serum Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) concentration of 207 mcg/dl. Symptoms abated within three hours.

Hyperamylasemia may be a sign of impending Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) overdosage; patients receiving an inadvertent overdose (25 mg zinc/liter of TPN solution, equivalent to 50 to 70 mg zinc/day) developed hyperamylasemia (557 to 1850 Klein units; normal: 130 to 310).

Death resulted from an overdosage in which 1683 mg Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) was delivered intravenously over the course of 60 hours to a 72 year old patient.

Symptoms of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) toxicity included hypotension (80/40 mm Hg), pulmonary edema, diarrhea, vomiting, jaundice, and oliguria, with a serum Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) level of 4184 mcg/dl.

Calcium supplements may confer a protective effect against Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) toxicity.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) contains 1 mg zinc/mL and is administered intravenously only after dilution. The additive should be diluted prior to administration in a volume of fluid not less than 100 mL. For the metabolically stable adult receiving TPN, the suggested intravenous dosage is 2.5 to 4 mg zinc/day (2.5 to 4 mL/day). An additional 2 mg zinc/day (2 mL/day) is suggested for acute catabolic states. For the stable adult with fluid loss from the small bowel, an additional 12.2 mg zinc/liter of small bowel fluid lost (12.2 mL/liter of small bowel fluid lost), or an additional 17.1 mg zinc/kg of stool or ileostomy output (17.1 mL/kg of stool or ileostomy output) is recommended. Frequent monitoring of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) blood levels is suggested for patients receiving more than the usual maintenance dosage level of Calamycin (Zinc Oxide).

For full term infants and children up to 5 years of age, 100 mcg zinc/kg/day (0.1 mL/kg/day) is recommended. For premature infants (birth weight less than 1500 g) up to 3 kg in body weight, 300 mcg zinc/kg/day (0.3 mL/kg/day) is suggested.

Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration, whenever solution and container permit. See PRECAUTIONS.

HOW SUPPLIED

Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) 1 mg/mL (Zinc Chloride Injection, USP) is supplied in 10 mL Plastic Vials (List No. 4090).

Store at 20 to 25°C (68 to 77°F).

Revised: October, 2004


© Hospira 2004 EN-0488 Printed in USA

HOSPIRA, INC., LAKE FOREST, IL 60045 USA

10 mL Vial

Calamycin (Zinc Oxide)

1 mg/mL

Calamycin (Zinc Oxide) Chloride Inj., USP

Rx only

FOR I.V. USE ONLY AFTER DILUTION.

HOSPIRA, INC., LAKE FOREST, IL 60045 USA

Calamycin pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

Active ingredient is the part of the drug or medicine which is biologically active. This portion of the drug is responsible for the main action of the drug which is intended to cure or reduce the symptom or disease. The other portions of the drug which are inactive are called excipients; there role is to act as vehicle or binder. In contrast to active ingredient, the inactive ingredient's role is not significant in the cure or treatment of the disease. There can be one or more active ingredients in a drug.


Calamycin available forms, composition, doses:

Form of the medicine is the form in which the medicine is marketed in the market, for example, a medicine X can be in the form of capsule or the form of chewable tablet or the form of tablet. Sometimes same medicine can be available as injection form. Each medicine cannot be in all forms but can be marketed in 1, 2, or 3 forms which the pharmaceutical company decided based on various background research results.
Composition is the list of ingredients which combinedly form a medicine. Both active ingredients and inactive ingredients form the composition. The active ingredient gives the desired therapeutic effect whereas the inactive ingredient helps in making the medicine stable.
Doses are various strengths of the medicine like 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and so on. Each medicine comes in various doses which is decided by the manufacturer, that is, pharmaceutical company. The dose is decided on the severity of the symptom or disease.


Calamycin destination | category:

Destination is defined as the organism to which the drug or medicine is targeted. For most of the drugs what we discuss, human is the drug destination.
Drug category can be defined as major classification of the drug. For example, an antihistaminic or an antipyretic or anti anginal or pain killer, anti-inflammatory or so.


Calamycin Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

A medicine is classified depending on the organ or system it acts [Anatomical], based on what result it gives on what disease, symptom [Therapeutical], based on chemical composition [Chemical]. It is called as ATC code. The code is based on Active ingredients of the medicine. A medicine can have different codes as sometimes it acts on different organs for different indications. Same way, different brands with same active ingredients and same indications can have same ATC code.


Calamycin pharmaceutical companies:

Pharmaceutical companies are drug manufacturing companies that help in complete development of the drug from the background research to formation, clinical trials, release of the drug into the market and marketing of the drug.
Researchers are the persons who are responsible for the scientific research and is responsible for all the background clinical trials that resulted in the development of the drug.


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References

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  2. Dailymed."DYNA1199 WITH DIMETHICONE (ZINC OXIDE) OINTMENT [BLOSSOM PHARMACEUTICALS]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
  3. Dailymed."HISTALL (PYRILAMINE MALEATE) GRANULE [AHC PRODUCTS INC]". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Calamycin?

Depending on the reaction of the Calamycin after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Calamycin not safe to drive or operate heavy machine after consumption. Meaning that, do not drive or operate heavy duty machines after taking the capsule if the capsule has a strange reaction on your body like dizziness, drowsiness. As prescribed by a pharmacist, it is dangerous to take alcohol while taking medicines as it exposed patients to drowsiness and health risk. Please take note of such effect most especially when taking Primosa capsule. It's advisable to consult your doctor on time for a proper recommendation and medical consultations.

Is Calamycin addictive or habit forming?

Medicines are not designed with the mind of creating an addiction or abuse on the health of the users. Addictive Medicine is categorically called Controlled substances by the government. For instance, Schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US are controlled substances.

Please consult the medicine instruction manual on how to use and ensure it is not a controlled substance.In conclusion, self medication is a killer to your health. Consult your doctor for a proper prescription, recommendation, and guidiance.

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