Dermatology Handbook

The professional's guide to product selection

Omega Pharma

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Omega Pharma Products

Alphosyl 2-in-1

Alphosyl 2-in-1 contains coal tar, which has keratolytic and keratoplastic properties and aids treatment by slowing the excessive epidermal cell turnover


Drapolene contains benzalkonium chloride and cetrimide, which are both quaternary ammonium disinfectants with properties that are typical of cationic surfactants. This preparation is useful in the tre…

Fenistil Cold Sore Cream

Fenistil contains penciclovir, which has demonstrable in vivo and in vitro activity against herpes simplex viruses (types 1 and 2) and varicella zoster virus. In virus-infected cells penciclovir is ra…


Kamillosan contains chamomile, which soothes redness, soreness and inflammation associated with a wide range of skin conditions.


Lyclear contains permethrin, which belongs to a group of anti-parasitic agents called pyrethroids. Permethrin is rapidly absorbed across the insect cuticle. The principal physiological action is the i…