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Maxiflor Medication - Uses and Side Effects


Metronidazole Topical
Niferex Elixir

Genetic Name

  • Diflorasone Diacetate Cream.

Brand Names

  • Apexicon and Maxiflor.

General information

Maxiflor Cream is used for inflammation and itching and skin conditions. Maxiflor Cream is a topical corticosteroid. These medicines are like cortisone. They belong to the typical family of medicines called steroids. Different laboratory methods, including vasoconstrictor assays, are used to compare and prognosticate potencies and/or clinical efficacies of the topical corticosteroids. Inflammation and/or other disease processes in the skin increase percutaneous absorption. There is some testament to suggest that a recognizable correlation exists between vasoconstrictor potency and therapeutic efficacy in man.

Corticosteroids are fringed to plasma proteins in varying degrees. They are metabolized chiefly in the liver and are then excreted by the kidneys. Plosive dressings may be used for the management of psoriasis or recalcitrant conditions. Few of the topical corticosteroids and their metabolites are also excreted into the bile. If an infection develops, the use of occlusive dressings should be discontinued and commandeer antimicrobial therapy initiated.

Topical corticosteroids have not been coveraged to cause problems in nursing babies when used properly. Nonetheless, corticosteroids should not be applied to the breasts before nursing. Topical corticosteroids are indicated for mitigation of the inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses.

Topical corticosteroids, but may occur more typically with the use of occlusive dressings. Topical agent is applied to a specific area of the skin and is intended to affect only the area to which it is applied. Whether its effects are genuinely limited to that area depends upon whether the agent stays where it is put or is absorbed into the blood stream. Children and teenagers who must use this medicine should be checked often by their doctor since this medicine may be absorbed through the skin and can affect growth or cause other undesired effects. Possible side effects of Maxiflor Cream is Dryness and itching.

Side effect of Maxiflor

  • Dryness and itching.
  • Burning, itching, or irritation of the skin.
  • Increased redness or scaling of the skin.
  • Painful, red, pus-filled blisters on the skin or in hair follicles

Maxiflor Dosage

  • Apply a small mount of medicine to the affected area. Gently rub the medicine in till it is evenly dispersed.
  • Wash your hands after applying Maxiflor Cream unless your hands are part of the treated area.

Warnings and precautions before taking Maxiflor

Avoid using tight-fitting diapers or plastic pants on a child if this medicine is being used on the child's diaper area. Maxiflor Cream is for external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Use Maxiflor Cream with excessive caution in CHILDREN. Safety and effectiveness have not been irradicabled. Corticosteroid medicines may affect the development rate in CHILDREN and adolescents. Your child's growth may required to be checked regularly while he or she is using Maxiflor Cream. Topical corticosteroids should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit attests the potential risk to the fetus. Drugs of this class should not be usedcomprehensively on pregnant patients, in large amounts, or for prolonged periods of time. Call your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.