More rare side effects include: • dry mouth • changes in taste • dry eyes • blurred vision • difficulty passing urine • headaches • fever • dizziness • nausea • indigestion • vomiting • diarrhoea or constipation • depression, suicidal thoughts get any side effects talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report directly through the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine. 5. HOW TO STORE XEPIN 5% w / w CREAM Keep out of the sight and reach of children. Do not store above 25ºC. Do not use Xepin 5% w / w Cream after the expiry date which is stated on the tube and the carton after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month. If your doctor tells you to stop using Xepin 5% w / w Cream, take the tube back to the pharmacist for safe disposal. Medicines should not be disposed of via household waste. These measures will help to protect the environment. 6. FURTHER INFORMATION What Xepin 5% w / w Cream contains - The active ingredient is doxepin hydrochloride, 5% w / w - The other ingredients are sorbitol solution 70%, cetyl alcohol, isopropyl myristate, PEG 100 stearate, glyceryl stearate, white soft paraffin, benzyl alcohol, titanium dioxide and purified water. What Xepin 5% w / w Cream looks like and contents of the pack Xepin 5% w / w Cream comes in aluminum tubes containing 30g, 60g or 120g Xepin 5% w / w Cream. Not all pack sizes may be available. Marketing Authorization Holder: Cambridge Healthcare Supplies Ltd., Chestnut Drive, Wymondham, Norfolk NR18 9SB, UK Manufacturer: Bioglan AB, PO Box 50310, Borrgatan 31, S - 202 13, Malmo, Sweden. Date of revision: March 2015.
Along with their useful effects, they can not be used without any experience. The table below contains the most common ones associated with doxepin cream. You will find a full list in the manufacturer's information leaflet supplied with your medicine. The unwanted effects often improve as your body adjusts to the new medicine, but speak with your doctor.
To make sure this is the right treatment for you, before you start using doxepin cream it is important that your doctor knows:
Eczema is sometimes called dermatitis, which means inflammation of the skin. If you have eczema, areas of your skin become dry, red and inflamed. These areas of inflamed skin are often itchy, making you want to scratch. Then when you scratch, your skin becomes even more inflamed.
Effecitrate Tablets alleviate the symptoms of cystitis and are available from your local pharmacy. Cystitis is an inflammation of the bladder usually caused by a bacterial infection. Irritation or damage to the bladder lining or urethra (the tube that carries urine from the bladder out of the body) due to, for example, poor hygiene or friction during intercourse sexual intercourse, can lead to the development of infection.
Xepin 5% w / w Cream is used for the relief of itching associated with eczema. Itching followed by scratching can disrupt your sleep, make your skin bleed, and cause secondary infections. Scratching can also make itching worse, and a cycle of itching and regular scratching may develop.
Anticholinergics for Urinary Incontinence, eg Tolterodine, Oxybutynin Anticholinergics for Parkinson's Disease, eg Procycl: The Following Medicines May Increase the Blood Level of Doxepin and Can Increase the Risk of Its Side Effects:
For this reason, it is important to know your doctor or pharmacist what medicines you are using, including those without prescription and herbal medicines, before you start this treatment. Similarly, check with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any new drugs while using this one, to make sure that the combination is safe.
Xepin cream contains the active ingredient doxepin hydrochloride. Doxepin is a medicine that is related to tricyclic antidepressants. However, when doxepin is applied to the skin it can relieve itching. Xepin cream is used for this purpose.
There may be an increased risk of drowsiness if this medicine is used as such
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