Dermacide Soap

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Dermacide Soap uses

Dermacide Soap consists of Benzoic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Tartaric Acid.

Benzoic Acid:


  • Flammable
  • Do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50°C
  • Do not spray near naked flame
  • Keep container tightly closed
  • Only use this product in a well ventilated area
  • Do not breathe mist or spray
  • In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice
  • If swallowed seek medical advice and show this label
  • For external use only
  • For animal use only
  • Keep out of reach of children


E124, E133, Ethanol, Organic Acids (Acetic and Dermacide Soap (Benzoic Acid)), Polyvinylpyrrolidone, Tea-tree Oil, Triacetin, Water

Instructions for use

  • For use in sheep, cattle, horses and goats
  • Clean and dry hooves thoroughly before use
  • Pare hoof if necessary
  • Shake container well and spray liberally
  • Allow 1-2 minutes for the Combat film to form, before returning hoof to the ground
  • For severe cases in sheep repeat application every 2 days for 1 week
  • For severe cases in cattle apply several layers of Combat after each milking for up to 10 days

NB: Always separate sheep with hoof problems from those without

Combat Footspray should be used as part of a routine footcare programme. Ideally use in conjunction with regular footbathing with Provita Hoofsure/Hoofsure Endurance.




The Longer Lasting

Foot Spray for


A unique film forming spray

containing tea tree oil and

organic acid providing a

persistent longer lasting

antiseptic barrier for hooves

Salicylic Acid:

Pharmacological action

Dermacide Soap is pharmaceytical active ingredient for topical use. Inhibits the secretion of the sebaceous and sweat glands. At low concentrations it has keratoplastic and in high doses keratolytic effect. Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid) has a weak antimicrobial activity.

Why is Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid) prescribed?

Monotherapy with Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid) and as part of combination therapies for inflammatory, infectious and other skin lesions, including burns, psoriasis, eczema, dyskeratosis, ichthyosis, acne vulgaris, warts, hyperkeratosis, corn, callus, oily seborrhea, scaly skin disease, hair loss, sweating feet.

Dosage and administration

Dermacide Soap is applied to the skin surface 2-3 times / day.

Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid) side effects, adverse reactions

Rarely: local reactions such as itching, burning, skin rashes, allergic reactions.

Dermacide Soap contraindications

Hypersensitivity to Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid), renal failure, infancy.

Special instructions

The composition of the solution for topical use include ethanol.

Dermacide Soap drug interactions

Dermacide Soap (Salicylic Acid) is pharmaceutically not compatible with resorcinol (forms melted mixture) and zinc oxide (forms insoluble forms of zinc salicylate).


Dermacide Soap 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.

Dermacide Soap 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.

Dermacide Soap 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.

Dermacide Soap 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.

Dermacide Soap 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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  3. "salicylic acid". (accessed August 28, 2018).

Frequently asked Questions

Can i drive or operate heavy machine after consuming Dermacide Soap?

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


Review conducted a study on Dermacide Soap, and the result of the survey is set out below. It is noteworthy that the product of the survey is based on the perception and impressions of the visitors of the website as well as the views of Dermacide Soap consumers. We, as a result of this, advice that you do not base your therapeutic or medical decisions on this result, but rather consult your certified medical experts for their recommendations.

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What is the dose of Dermacide Soap drug you are taking?
According to the survey conducted among website users, the maximum number of people are using the following dose 6-10mg. Few medications come in only one or two doses. Few are specific for adult dose and child dose. The dose of the medicine given to the patient depends on the severity of the symptom/disease. There can be dose adjustments made by the doctor, based on the progression of the disease. Follow-up is important.

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What is the time duration Dermacide Soap drug must be taken for it to be effective or for it to reduce the symptoms?
Most chronic conditions need at least some time so the dose and the drug action gets adjusted to the body to get the desired effect. The stastistics say website users needed 2 weeks to notice the result from using Dermacide Soap drug. The time needed to show improvement in health condition after using the medicine Dermacide Soap need not be same for all the users. It varies based on other factors.
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The information was verified by Dr. Arunabha Ray, MD Pharmacology

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