What is Advantan cream and what is it used for?
Advantan cream is an anti-inflammatory drug (corticosteroid) for use on the skin. It suppresses inflammatory and allergic skin reactions and relieves symptoms caused by skin problems such as redness (erythema), thickening of the skin, dullness of the skin, fluid retention (edema), itching and other complaints (burning or pain).
Advantane cream is used to treat endogenous eczema (atopic dermatitis, neurodermatitis), eczema in children, contact eczema, degenerative, dyshydrotic, numeral eczema or uncompensated eczema.
Advantan is available in two different dosage forms, which are of great importance for its therapeutic effect.
What you need to know before using Advantan cream?
Do not use Advantan cream,
• If you are allergic to methylprednisolone aceponate or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6)
• If you suffer from tuberculosis or syphilis in the treatment area, viral diseases (eg, measles / varicella, herpes), rosacea, periodic dermatitis, ulcers, acne vulgaris, atrophic skin diseases or after-skin reactions in the treated area
bacterial and fungal diseases of the skin.
Warnings and precautions,
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Advantan cream