Calamine lotion - topical

Atlas Laboratoire | Calamine lotion - topical (Medication)


Calamine a nonprescription medicine, used to relieve the itching, pain, and discomfort of minor skin irritations, such as those caused by poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. This medicine also dries oozing and weeping caused these poison plants.

Use this lotion on your clean and dry skin, as your health provider advice you. Follow the instructions exactly. Avoid getting this medication in the eyes, mouth, nose, and genital or anal areas. ...

Side Effect:

Usually, Calamine is well accepted by most of the people, but side effects such as the following can occur:skin irritation, an allergic reaction such as rash, itching or swelling especially of the face, tongue, or throat, severe dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice any of these or any other unusual sign, call your doctor immediately.

If your condition persist or worsen in 7 days, or if rash or irritation develops, stop using calamine and check with your doctor. ...


Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you are allergic to it, to other drugs, or if you have any other allergies. Tell your doctor if you are using other medicine. Also, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult with your doctor before using Calamine lotion. ...