Акридерм Drug photo

The description is actual on 22.06.2016

  • Latin name: Akriderm
  • ATH code: D07XC01
  • Active ingredient: Betamethasone (Betamethasone)
  • Producer: Quinacrine (Russia)


The main component is a part of drug: betamethasone Dipropionas.

Additional components: nipagin, vaseline, paraffin, propylene glycol, a liquid paraffin, the alcohol, wax emulsifying salt disodium, sodium sulfite and the purified water.

Release form

Akriderm in the form of the cream or ointment packaged in tubas on 15 or 30 g is issued.

Pharmacological action

Drug shows antiinflammatory, antiallergic, anti-exudative, antiedematous and antipruritic effect.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

This means is a glucocorticosteroid of topical administration. Its main substance – betamethasone Dipropionas – is capable to slow down accumulation of leukocytes, process of release of lizosomalny enzymes, and also antiinflammatory mediators on an inflammation site. Besides, there is a phagocytosis oppression, decrease in vascular and fabric permeability, interfering with emergence of inflammatory puffiness.

Indications to use

The main indications to use of ointment and cream Akriderm:


Akriderm is not recommended to apply cream or ointment at:

Side effects

External use of GKS can be followed by burning, irritation, dryness of integuments, a folliculitis, a hypertrichosis, emergence of an acne, hypopigmentation, dermatitis. Long drawing, especially under occlusive bandages, can become the reason of development of purpura, maceration of skin, consecutive infection, a heat rash, an atrophy of a skin surface and so on.

Application instruction of Akriderm (Way and dosage)

Ointment Akriderm which application instruction recommends to apply it on the struck skin surface is used daily on two times. Also other therapeutic scheme can be appointed, considering disease severity.

At treatment of mild cases Akriderm the application instruction allows cream to put one time, and more severe defeats – up to several times a day.

Duration of treatment can depend on various factors: efficiency and portability of drug, disease severity and features of an organism of the patient. On average, the therapeutic course makes 2-4 weeks.

When improvement does not come long time, urgent specification of the diagnosis is necessary.


Applying ointment or cream Akriderm, it is difficult to receive overdose, but at long drawing in large numbers it is quite possible. Symptoms of chronic overdose can be shown: hyperglycemia, glucosuria, oppression of functions of bark of adrenal glands, syndrome of Kushinga.

At the same time the symptomatic treatment is carried out. Emergence of chronic toxic action demands gradual drug withdrawal.


This outside means does not enter interaction with other medicines.

Special instructions

Emergence during treatment of signs of hypersensitivity, an itch and irritation of integuments demands the termination of use of this means and the choice for sick more suitable treatment.

Long therapy, putting drug in a large number on a considerable surface of skin, use of occlusive bandages and treatment of children can cause system absorption of GKS.

Treatment of children needs to be carried out strictly according to indications and appointment of the doctor that will allow to control possible development of system undesirable effects. Suppression of full work gipotalamo - pituitary and adrenal system, manifestation of symptoms of a hypercorticoidism, lowering of excretion of a growth hormone, increase in intracranial pressure is not excluded.

Especially often development of side effects happens when putting drug on face skin. Therefore the therapeutic course should not be longer than 5 days.

Akriderm's use in ophthalmology is not allowed. It is necessary to avoid its hit in eyes and on mucous membranes.

If treatment drug spent a long time, then gradual cancellation of therapy is recommended.

Terms of sale

According to the recipe.

Storage conditions

The place is suitable for storage at the room temperature, unavailable to children.

Period of validity

2 years.

Use at pregnancy

It is how safe to use this means at pregnancy, it is not established. Therefore use of medicines of this group during this period is allowed when the potential advantage considerably exceeds probable risk. At the same time long time in the raised dosages is important not to use means.

Main analogs of drug: Triderm and Kanizon.

The price of analogs makes about 470-550 rubles.

About Akriderm

It should be noted that various skin problems disturb many people who for their decision use this means. As show About cream Akriderm, prefer to put it at emergence of easy defeats on skin: small itch, reddening and irritation.

At the same time About ointment Akriderm show that this form of drug is usually used by people who precisely know the diagnosis. However and in this case treatment not always takes place without complications. The prolonged use of drug capable to lead to efficiency loss, development of accustoming and side effects is a basic reason of it.

Also some users report that when applied this means for the first time – it helped to eliminate disease symptoms quickly enough. When drug was used next time, more prolonged treatment was already required and the effect was already less resistant.

Sometimes Akriderm use from spots and note a similar situation. At first rashes quickly take place, but then return again and there is it much more often. More it emergence of the pigmented and light sites, deterioration in structure of skin is noted. Though such users even definitely do not know how to use ointment Akriderm from what helps and to apply it what is the time.

By the way, similar cases are described quite often. There is it because this drug is not capable to influence the reasons of development of dermatitis, removing displays of a disease. Therefore Akriderm's use can give only a temporary relief, and then development of complications.

Nevertheless, this drug helps many patients to facilitate the acute period of dermatitis. Of course, at the same time carry out correction of etiologies: appoint various vitamins recovering drugs, adsorbents, medicinal broths. For removal of outside damages of integuments use ointment or cream.

Besides, users often are interested, ointment Akriderm hormonal or not? The matter is that some patients are afraid to use hormonal drugs. But actually, it is just necessary to observe strictly the scheme of use and to adhere to the appointed dosage. Therefore specialists do not recommend to use any drugs without appointment of the competent doctor.

Akriderm's price where to buy

The ointment price Akriderm makes from 85 rubles.

The cream price Akriderm varies within 100-300 rubles.

It is possible to buy any form in any Russian drugstore, and also outside the country.

For example, the price in Ukraine makes 80-385 UAH depending on packaging volume.


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