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Description

Acetarsol is an antifungal medication used to treat fungal infections of the skin, nails, and scalp. It is a combination of two active ingredients, hydrocortisone and thiabendazole. It works by killing the fungus and reducing inflammation.

Common side effects of acetarsol include burning, itching, redness, and irritation of the skin. Other side effects may include dryness, peeling, and cracking of the skin.

Brand names associated with acetarsol include Acetasol, Acetasol HC, and Acetasol HC Otic.

Overdose effects of acetarsol may include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, and diarrhea. Other symptoms may include headache, dizziness, and confusion. If an overdose is suspected, seek medical attention immediately.

Synonyms
  • acetarsol
  • acetarsone
  • acetphenarsinum
  • osarsolum
Classifications
  • anti-infective
  • antiparasitic
  • antiprotozoal
  • antiseptic
  • arsenical
  • gastrointestinal
  • gynecological

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