Drug formLiquid (for external use)
ATC categoryAgents for topical use. Dermatology
ATC subcategoryAgents for scalp diseases treatment
Brand nameCoal Tar
Generic nameCoal Tar
Each ml of shampoo for external use contains:
active ingredient: coal tar-20 mg;
excipients: cocamidopropyl betaine, sodium laureth sulphate, cocamide DEA, sodium chloride, disodium EDTA , methylparaben, citric acid, purified water.
Dermatological preparation, D11AC30.
Crude coal tar preparation is for topical use in dermatology. Inhibits proliferation and infiltration of epidermis cells, has a weak antiseptic, antipruritic, astringent effects. Stimulates regeneration of the epidermis and keratinization processes. Has photosensitizing effect.
The drug is intended for topical use, systemic absorption data are not available.
Shake well before use contents of the vial .
Apply the required amount of shampoo on wet hair and rub to form a foam, then rinse and apply again. The foam should be left on hair for about 5 minutes, then rinse the hair thoroughly. COAL TAR is recommended to use 2 times a week. Duration of usage set by your doctor.
During treatment is recommended to avoid sun exposure.
Avoid contact COAL TAR with eyes , mouth, nose, mucous membranes, on an open wound; in case of contact, immediately rinse with water.
Coal Tar is not recommended to use in conjunction with preparations, having phototoxic and photoactive effects (eg, tetracyclines, psoralens, tretinoin).
Shampoo for external application of 2% in 100 ml plastic bottles with leaflet in cardboard box.
3 years. Do not use after the expiration date.
Store at temperature not higher than 150C, in a dry place, out of the reach of children.