Drug Name: CALLERGY
ANTIHISTAMINES - TOPICAL
COMMON CALLERGY BRAND NAME(S):
Allergy Cream, Benadryl, Caladryl, Calamine Plus
CALLERGY SIDE EFFECTS:
CALLERGY may cause burning, redness, or a rash. Notify your doctor if you develop any of these symptoms occur. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
HOW TO USE CALLERGY:
CALLERGY: CALLERGY is for topical use only. Clean and dry the affected area as directed. Then apply a small amount of the medication on the skin. A thin layer is all that is needed. Cover with a bandage if directed to do so. Do not use large amounts or apply this more often than directed. Your condition will not clear faster, but side effects may be increased. Use carefully if applying to the face. Avoid contact with the eyes, nose and mouth.
CALLERGY is an antihistamine used on the skin to relieve itching associated with various skin disorders such as insect bites, sunburn or poison ivy.
Tell your doctor if you have: other illnesses, other infections, any allergies. CALLERGY should be used only if clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is not known if CALLERGY is found in breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
CALLERGY DRUG INTERACTIONS:
Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may use, especially of: skin products containing hydrocortisone. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed. Symptoms of overdose may include abnormal ey movements, dry mouth, change in amount of urine, fever, hyperactivity, bizarre behavior, or seizures.
If the condition for which this was prescribed does not improve or becomes worse after a few days, notify your doctor.
MISSED CALLERGY DOSE:
If you miss a dose, apply it as soon as remembered; do not take it if it is near the time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.
Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 to 30 degrees C) away from heat and light. Do not store in the bathroom.