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Revised: 3/2016

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
GLYMESASON OINTMENT
 Active ingredient:
Glyteer
Dexamethasone
 Dosage form:
pale yellowish brown to yellowish brown ointment with slightly characteristic glyteer odor
 Print on wrapping:
printings on the tube (code): Gm, グリメサゾン軟膏

Effects of this medicine

This medicine has suppressive effect on hyperpermeability of blood vessels and antiinflammatory effect to suppress itch, swelling, and fever attributed to eczema/dermatitis.
It is usually used to treat eczema/dermatitis (including keratodermia tylodes palmaris progressiva, lichen Vidal, radiodermatitis, and solar dermatitis), dermal pruritus, psoriasis vulgaris, and insect bite.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have: cutaneous tuberculosis, herpes simplex, varicella, herpes zoster, vaccinia, eczematous external otitis accompanied with eardrum perforation, ulcer, thermal burn, or frostbite.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, apply or rub appropriate amount of the medicine directly to the affected area; or spread the medicine on sterilized gauze and apply it to the affected area; once to several times a day. The dosage may be adjusted according to the symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • Do not apply the medicine to your eyes. When you accidentally apply it to the eyes, wash out with water, and consult with your doctor if anything still seem unusual.
  • Long-term/excessive use or occlusive dressing technic (ODT) tend to cause adverse reactions. Pay attention to the fact that use of diapers causes same effect as ODT.
  • Do not use the medicine as makeup base or after shaving.
  • If you miss a dose, apply the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should not apply two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally apply more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop applying this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include skin redness, itch, irritation, swelling and photosensitivity. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of children. Store it at room temperature (1 to 30 degrees Celsius), away from direct sunlight and moisture.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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