Arthricare for Women Moisturizing Topical Cream 0.025%
DO NOT take this medicine by mouth.
Apply the medicine to the affected area.
Wash the area first before applying medicine.
Follow the instructions on the package to use this medicine correctly.
Use medicine only on clean, intact, dry skin. Rub medication thoroughly into skin. Allow medicine to dry before it touches your clothing.
Do not cover the area after applying the medicine.
Keep the medicine at room temperature. Avoid heat and direct light.
Do not apply other lotions, gels, creams or cosmetics for at least 30 minutes after using this medicine. It is best to avoid using these products on the affected area until you are done using this medicine.
Avoid getting the medicine in the eyes, nose, or mouth. Wash the medicine off your fingers after applying it.
Gently rub the medicine into area until evenly spread.
Use the medicine only on normal looking skin. Avoid areas of the skin that are red, have scrapes, or damaged.
Wash your hands before and after handling this medicine.
Wash your hands after using this medicine unless your hands are part of the area being treated.
Do not touch your eyes, nose or mouth after handling the medicine.
Wash your hands thoroughly with vinegar or soap after applying this medicine. This will reduce accidentally hurting your eyes, nose, mouth or areas of cuts or scrapes on the skin.
Please tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the medicines you take. Include both prescription and over-the-counter medicines. Also tell them about any vitamins, herbal medicines, or anything else you take for your health.
You may stop using this medicine if you no longer have symptoms.
This medicine is available over-the-counter and does not require a prescription.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine. Symptoms of an allergic reaction can include trouble breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness.
Do not use the medication any more than instructed.
Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or breastfeeding.
Ask your pharmacist if this medicine can interact with any of your other medicines. Be sure to tell them about all the medicines you take.
Do not start or stop any other medicines without first speaking to your doctor or pharmacist.
The following is a list of some common side effects from this medicine. Please speak with your doctor about what you should do if you experience these or other side effects.
- burning or stinging
- feeling of heat or flushing
- skin irritation such as redness, itching, rash, or burning
- skin irritation where medicine is applied
Call your doctor or get medical help right away if you notice any of these more serious side effects:
- blistering or peeling of the skin
A few people may have an allergic reactions to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.
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