Cemaquin

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Cemaquin uses

Cemaquin consists of Benzethonium Chloride, Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid).

Benzethonium Chloride:


DRUG FACTS - Cemaquin

Kit information is followed by Drug Facts for the kit contents and related products.

DIRECTIONS

  • Change wet and soiled diapers, garments, and linens promptly. Spray cleanser liberally on affected area.
  • Wipe clean with tissues, and remove soiled underpads and diapers.
  • Immediately dispose of tissues and underpads to control odor. Allow to dry. No rinsing necessary.
  • Apply protective ointment liberally as often as necessary with each diaper, garment, or linen change; especially at bedtime or anytime when exposure to soiled diapers, garments, linens, feces or urine may be prolonged.
  • Check patient often. Repeat steps 1-4 after each exposure to feces and urine.

Refer to individual product labeling for detailed instructions.

DRUG FACTS - SECURA PERSONAL CLEANSER

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Cemaquin chloride 0.13%

PURPOSE

Antimicrobial

USES

  • Antimicrobial skin cleanser for the perineum or body
  • Aids in the removal of urine, feces, or other foreign material

WARNINGS

  • For external use only
  • Avoid contact with eyes
  • Not to be applied over deep puncture wounds, infections, or lacerations
  • If condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days, contact a doctor
  • Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately

DIRECTIONS

  • spray/apply cleanser liberally on affected area, then wipe clean
  • no rinsing necessary

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

water, octoxynol-9, sodium citrate, polysorbate 20, propylene glycol, citric acid, diazolidinyl urea, polyquaternium-4, benzyl alcohol, methylparaben, fragrance, disodium EDTA, D&C Red #33

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DRUG FACTS - SECURA PROTECTIVE OINTMENT

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Petrolatum 98.789%

PURPOSE

Skin protectant

USES

  • Skin protectant
  • Helps treat and prevent diaper dermatitis
  • Protects minor skin irritation associated with diaper dermatitis and helps seal out wetness

WARNINGS

  • For external use only
  • Avoid contact with the eyes
  • Not to be applied over deep or puncture wounds, infections or lacerations
  • If condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days, contact a doctor
  • Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately

DIRECTIONS

  • change wet and soiled diapers, garments and linens promptly
  • cleanse the affected area and allow to dry
  • apply ointment liberally as often as necessary with each diaper, garment or linen change; especially at bedtime or anytime when exposure to soiled diapers, garments, linens, feces, or urine may be prolonged

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

benzyl alcohol, clove oil, o-phenylphenol, tocopheryl acetate, corn oil, retinyl palmitate, cholecalciferol, D&C Green #6

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PACKAGE LABEL - PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - SECURA PERSONAL SKIN CARE KIT

#59434300

NDC 50484-343-00

Personal Skin Care Kit

Kit contains:

  • Antimicrobial Skin Cleanser
  • Skin Protectant

Smith&Nephew

Secura

Personal Skin Care Kit

Kit Contains:

SecuraPersonal Cleanser

8 fl. oz. (236mL)

SecuraProtective Ointment

2.47 oz. (70g)


Personal

Skin Care Kit

Good skin care can help prevent breakdown

Packaged in the USA with products made in USA and India for:

Smith & Nephew, Inc.

St. Petersburg, FL 33716

www.smith-nephew.com

Trademarks of Smith & Nephew. Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off.

PACKAGE LABEL - PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - SECURA PERSONAL CLEANSER (236mL)

#59430400

NDC 50484-304-00

Personal Cleanser

Antimicrobial Skin Cleanser

  • No-rinse, one-step cleansing for perineum or body
  • Gentle surfactants emulsify stool without friction
  • Reduces odor
  • pH-buffered
  • Pediatrician tested

Smith&Nephew

Secura

Personal Cleanser

8 fl oz. (236mL)

Made for:

Smith & Nephew, Inc.

St. Petersburg, FL 33716

www.smith-nephew.com

Trademark of Smith & Nephew.

Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off.

PACKAGE LABEL - PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - SECURA PROTECTIVE OINTMENT (70g)

#59431500

NDC 50484-315-00

Protective Ointment

Skin Protectant

  • For treatment and prevention of diaper dermatitis associated with exposure to feces or urine
  • Contains Vitamins A, D & E
  • Clove Oil controls odor
  • Pediatrician tested

Smith&Nephew

Secura

Protective Ointment

Net wt. 2.47 oz (70g)

Made in India for:

Smith & Nephew, Inc., St. Petersburg, FL 33716

Trademark of Smith & Nephew. Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off.

Package Display - Kit Package Display - Personal Cleanser (236 mL) Package Display - Protective Ointment (70g)

Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid):


Pharmacological action

Cemaquin ) (vitamin c) is essential for the formation of intracellular collagen, is required to strengthen the structure of teeth, bones, and the capillary walls. Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) participates in redox reactions, the metabolism of tyrosine, converting folic acid into folinic acid, metabolism of carbohydrates, the synthesis of lipids and proteins, iron metabolism, processes of cellular respiration. Reduces the need for vitamins B1, B2, A, E, folic acid, pantothenic acid, enhances the body's resistance to infections; enhances iron absorption, contributing to its sequestration in reduced form. Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) has antioxidant properties.

With intravaginal application of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) lowers the vaginal pH, inhibiting the growth of bacteria and helps to restore and maintain normal pH and vaginal flora (Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus gasseri).

Pharmacokinetics

After oral administration Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is completely absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. Widely distributed in body tissues.

The concentration of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in blood plasma in normal amounts to approximately 10-20 mg / ml.

The concentration of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in white blood cells and platelets is higher than in erythrocytes and plasma. When deficient state of concentration in leucocytes is reduced later and more slowly and is regarded as the best criterion for evaluating the deficit than the concentration in plasma.

Plasma protein binding is about 25%.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is reversibly oxidized to form dehydroascorbic acid, is metabolized with the formation of ascorbate-2-sulphate which is inactive and oxalic acid which is excreted in the urine.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) taken in excessive quantities is rapidly excreted unchanged in urine, it usually happens when exceeding a daily dose is 200 mg.

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Why is Cemaquin ) prescribed?

For systemic use of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) RiteMED Phils: prevention and treatment of hypo- and avitaminosis of vitamin C; providing increased need for vitamin C during growth, pregnancy, lactation, with heavy loads, fatigue and during recovery after prolonged severe illness; in winter with an increased risk of infectious diseases.

For intravaginal use: chronic or recurrent vaginitis (bacterial vaginosis, nonspecific vaginitis) caused by the anaerobic flora (due to changes in pH of the vagina) in order to normalize disturbed vaginal microflora.

Dosage and administration

This medication administered orally, IM, IV, intravaginally.

For the prevention of deficiency conditions Cemaquin ) dose is 25-75 mg / day, for the treatment - 250 mg / day or more in divided doses.

For intravaginal used Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) drugs in appropriate dosage forms.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) side effects, adverse reactions

CNS: headache, fatigue, insomnia.

Digestive system: stomach cramps, nausea and vomiting.

Allergic reaction: describes a few cases of skin reactions and manifestations of the respiratory system.

Urinary system: when used in high doses - hyperoxaluria and the formation of kidney stones of calcium oxalate.

Local reactions: with intravaginal application - a burning or itching in the vagina, increased mucous discharge, redness, swelling of the vulva. Other: sensation of heat.

Cemaquin ) contraindications

Increased sensitivity to Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)).

Using during pregnancy and breastfeeding

The minimum daily requirement of Cemaquin ) in the II and III trimester of pregnancy is about 60 mg.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) crosses the placental barrier. It should be borne in mind that the fetus can adapt to high doses of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)), which takes a pregnant woman, and then a newborn baby may develop the ascorbic disease as the reaction of cancel. Therefore, during pregnancy should not to take Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in high doses, except in cases where the expected benefit outweighs the potential risk.

The minimum daily requirement during lactation (breastfeeding) is 80 mg. Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is excreted in breast milk. A mother's diet that contains adequate amounts of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)), is sufficient to prevent deficiency in an infant. It is unknown whether dangerous to the child's mother use of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in high doses. Theoretically it is possible. Therefore, it is recommended not to exceed the maximum daily nursing mother needs to Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)), except when the expected benefit outweighs the potential risk.

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Special instructions

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is used with caution in patients with hyperoxaluria, renal impairment, a history of instructions on urolithiasis. Because Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) increases iron absorption, its use in high doses can be dangerous in patients with hemochromatosis, thalassemia, polycythemia, leukemia, and sideroblastic anemia.

Patients with high content body iron should apply Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in minimal doses.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) is used with caution in patients with deficiency of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase.

The use of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in high doses can cause exacerbation of sickle cell anemia.

Data on the diabetogenic action of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) are contradictory. However, prolonged use of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) should periodically monitor your blood glucose levels.

It is believed that the use of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in patients with rapidly proliferating and widely disseminated tumors may worsen during the process. It should therefore be used with caution in Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in patients with advanced cancer.

Absorption of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) decreased while use of fresh fruit or vegetable juices, alkaline drinking.

Cemaquin ) drug interactions

In an application with barbiturates, primidone increases the excretion of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in the urine.

With the simultaneous use of oral contraceptives reduces the concentration of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in blood plasma.

In an application of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) with iron preparations Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)), due to its regenerative properties, transforms ferric iron in the bivalent, which improves its absorption.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in high doses can decrease urine pH that while the application reduces the tubular reabsorption of amphetamine and tricyclic antidepressants.

With the simultaneous use of aspirin reduces the absorption of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) by about a third.

Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in an application with warfarin may decrease effects of warfarin.

With the simultaneous application of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) increases the excretion of iron in patients receiving deferoxamine. In the application of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) at a dose of 500 mg / day possibly left ventricular dysfunction.

In an application with tetracycline is increased excretion of Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) in the urine.

There is a described case of reducing the concentration of fluphenazine in plasma in patients treated with Cemaquin (Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)) 500 mg 2 times / day.

May increase the concentration of ethinyl estradiol in the blood plasma in its simultaneous application in the oral contraceptives.

Cemaquin ) in case of emergency / overdose

Symptoms: long-term use of large doses (more than 1 g) - headache, increased CNS excitability, insomnia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, gastritis giperatsidnyh, ultseratsiya gastrointestinal mucosa, inhibition of the function insular apparatus of the pancreas (hyperglycemia, glycosuria), hyperoxaluria, nephrolithiasis (calcium oxalate), damage to the glomerular apparatus of the kidneys, moderate thamuria (when receiving a dose of 600 mg / day).

Decrease capillary permeability (possibly deteriorating trophic tissues, increased blood pressure, hypercoagulability, the development of microangiopathy).

When IV administration in high doses - the threat of termination of pregnancy (due to estrogenemia), hemolysis of red blood cells.

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Cemaquin pharmaceutical active ingredients containing related brand and generic drugs:

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Cemaquin available forms, composition, doses:

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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.


Cemaquin destination | category:

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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.


Cemaquin Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical codes:

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Cemaquin pharmaceutical companies:

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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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  3. "Benzethonium". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB1112... (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Cemaquin?

Depending on the reaction of the Cemaquin after taken, if you are feeling dizziness, drowsiness or any weakness as a reaction on your body, Then consider Cemaquin 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 Cemaquin 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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