Crotamiton is a Medicine belongs to Dermatological drug group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,

  ►   Brandname : Crotorax; Eurax

  ►  Strength : Cream with 10  %, Lotion with 10  %,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 1068   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Topical,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Scabies Topical Cream 10% Applied after first bathing and drying.
2 Antipruritic Topical Cream 10% 2 or 3 times daily.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Antipruritic less than 3 Year Topical Cream

Ref :- Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,
►  Side Effect : Irritation, Ingestion of crotamiton may cause burning and irritation of oral, oesophageal, and gastric mucosa with nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Crotamiton is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NA


►  Contraindication : acute exudative dermatitis, should not be applied near the eyes, mouth, or other mucous membranes or on excoriated skin.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1699   Edition : 38,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   NA

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- Tea tree oil with Another pathway,

  ►  Pathway with its reference as follows :-
  • anti-itching effect . --- (Kokate, C. (2013). Pharmacognosy (4th ed.). Pune: Nirali Prakashan. )

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    Dietry Substance Interactions


    ​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



    ContraIndication Dietry Substance


    ​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

    ►   Route of Elimination :   NA


    ►    Plasma Half-life :
      Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA


    ►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA