allantoin, camphor, and phenol (topical) (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
- What is allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- What are the possible side effects of allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- What is the most important information I should know about allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before using allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- How should I take allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Blistex)?
- What happens if I overdose (Blistex)?
- What should I avoid while using allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- What other drugs will affect allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Blistex)?
Since this medication is used as needed, it is not likely that you will be on a dosing schedule. Using extra ointment to make up a missed dose will not make the medication more effective.
What happens if I overdose (Blistex)?
An overdose of this medication is unlikely to occur.
What should I avoid while using allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
This medication is for use only on the skin. Avoid getting the medication in your mouth or eyes. Rinse with water if this occurs.
Avoid using this medication on a deep skin wound or on freshly shaven skin.
What other drugs will affect allantoin, camphor, and phenol (Blistex)?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on topically applied allantoin, camphor, and phenol. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about allantoin, camphor, and phenol.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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