Lokoid - a tool for outdoor use, which has anti-inflammatory, immunosuppressive, anti-inflammatory and antipruritic effect.
Series means Lokoid presented in three forms:
- Ointment - has the most pronounced effect, because thanks to the dense oily texture for a longer time delay in the skin.
- Cream - used for external use, more convenient than the ointment, because it does not leave grease stains on the skin and is quickly absorbed.
- The emulsion and lotion - for topical treatment of acute inflammation of the skin.
Lokoid lipokrem assigned physicians for the treatment of skin lesions on the face because they do not clog the sebaceous glands and leads to the formation of acne.
cream Ingredients Lokoid
Lokoid - a hormonal cream as its active ingredient hydrocortisone - a synthetic analogue of the adrenal hormone. Additional material providing long term storage of cream is oleogel plastic.
Pharmacological properties Lokoid Lipokrema
Lokoid cream acts as the accumulation in the affected area. The systematic application of the cream leads to sustainable effect, but to use this medium, it is desirable not more than 14 days, since there is a hormonal addictive drugs.
Antipruritic effect Lokoid lipokrema
Lipo cream Lokoid helps to relieve itching, and though its effect is much weaker than antihistamines, however, for the treatment of dermatitis of various etiologies such ability is useful hydrocortisone.
The anti-inflammatory and immunosuppressive effects of lipo-cream Lokoid
This cream because of the hydrocortisone composition, reduces inflammation, which is carried out through blocking of leukocytes and macrophages, which are formed at the site of inflammation. It features a cream there is a downside - so suppressed immunity, and so this cream is strictly not recommended for use in areas contaminated by bacteria and viruses.
Decongestant effect of cream Lokoid
This cream helps to relieve swelling due to the action of hydrocortisone - it reduces the permeability of capillaries, which occurs when the release of histamine. It also inhibits the formation of collagen and fibroblasts.
Lokoid cream - instruction
Cream for topical application - treating the skin. The number of times a day using the cream is limited to 3.
It is necessary to apply a thin layer on the skin with soft massage movements, then let soak. When the cream gives the desired effect, the frequency of use is reduced to a few times a week.
To enhance the action of the cream used occlusive dressings - this is especially important in the treatment of psoriatic plaques of keratinized encountered in the knees and elbows.
Indications Lokoid cream
Lokoid cream used for the treatment of subacute and chronic skin diseases of non-infectious nature:
- eczema ;
- places insect bites.
Contraindications Lokoid cream
Among the contraindications to the use Lokoid have the following diseases and conditions:
- Pregnancy and lactation;
- rosacea ;
- tuberculous or syphilitic skin lesions;
- fungal skin infections;
- condition after vaccination;
- an allergic reaction to the active substance;
- parasitic skin infections.
Cream Lokoid - analogues
Latikort - a tool that is not only the actual analogue mode of action Lokoid, but also in composition. The remaining drugs are analogues Lokoid by the method steps:
- Pauerkort - cream;
- Kloveyt - cream and ointment;
- Afloderm - ointment and cream;
- Dermoveyt - cream and ointment.