What is Epaderm ointment?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

false

Epaderm cream and ointment are moisturisers that contain a mixture of yellow soft paraffin, liquid paraffin and emulsifying wax.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Epaderm ointment

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Epaderm ointment

Dosage Patients
2 other daily 1
3 other daily 1
1other as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Epaderm ointment

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Epaderm ointment

Duration

Currently taking Epaderm ointment

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Epaderm ointment

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:

1 patient evaluation for Epaderm ointment

Jul 1, 2013 (Started Jun 04, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for eczema)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1 other Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Last updated:
Showing 1 of 1 patient evaluation for Epaderm ointment