Capasal is a medicated therapeutic shampoo that contains a combination of Salicylic acid (0.5% w/w), Coconut Oil (1.0% w/w) and Coal tar (1.0% w/w) and is used for the treatment of dry and scaly scalp condition in Psoriasis, Seborrhoeic eczema or Seborrhoeic dermatitis.
Capasal therapeutic shampoo is used to relieve itching and treat dry and scaly scalp that occurs in conditions like-
Capasal shampoo contains three active ingredients viz., Salicylic acid, Coconut Oil and Coal tar, which helps to relieve itching and dry & scaly scalp.
Salicylic acid is a keratolytic agent, more precisely a desmolytic agent, which dissolves and loosen up the cement holding the skin cells together, resulting in the peeling of the skin from the affected area.
Coal tar is a mild antiseptic agent and anti-inflammatory effects that help to relieve the itching. Coal tar is also a keratoplastic agent that slows down cell growth by inhibiting cellular DNA replication. Thus, coal tar helps to reduce the thickening and scaling of the skin.
Coconut Oil helps to soften and hydrate the scalp, making it soft and supple.
Capasal shampoo provides relief from the dry, scaly scalp that can occur in the conditions such as:
For using Capasal therapeutic shampoo, wet your hairs thoroughly, gently massage the shampoo on the scalp, and leave it for a couple of minutes before washing. For a rich lather, repeat the process. Remove the foam as much as possible with your hand and rinse off the shampoo thoroughly with enough water. Capasal therapeutic shampoo can be used daily if required. Be careful to avoid any contact of shampoo with the eyes. In case shampoo accidentally gets in your eyes, wash your eyes thoroughly with water.
In general, Capasal therapeutic shampoo is safe for use. However, people with sensitive skin may experience skin irritation.
Capasal therapeutic shampoo can be used with other medicines. There has been no reported interaction of Capasal therapeutic shampoo with other medications.
Capasal therapeutic shampoo should be stored in the outer carton. Capasal therapeutic shampoo should be stored at room temperature, away from direct heat and light. Keep the shampoo out of the reach of children. Capasal therapeutic shampoo should not be used beyond its expiry date mentioned on the packing of the shampoo.
You can buy Capasal therapeutic shampoo online. It is recommended that you always buy Capasal therapeutic shampoo online from a trusted online pharmacy like MedsNow. You can buy Capasal therapeutic shampoo from our online pharmacy, MedsNow, with proper medical guidance from our experienced team of doctors and pharmacists. Once booked, the test strips will be delivered conveniently to your doorstep.
Can I use Capasal Shampoo if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
Pregnant and breastfeeding women are recommended to consult their doctor before using Capasal therapeutic shampoo.
Can children use Capasal Shampoo?
Capasal therapeutic shampoo is safe for usage by people of all age group. Children of all age, including infants, babies and toddlers, can use Capasal therapeutic shampoo safely.
Is capasal shampoo prescription only
No, Capasal shampoo can be bought over the counter from a pharmacy.
Can I buy Capasal shampoo over the counter?
Yes, Capasal therapeutic shampoo can be bought over the counter.
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