COMPOUNDING INSTRUCTIONS

The following instructions are meant for Pharmacists to show how best to compound DermaZinc® products.

 

  1. Select a DermaZinc® Product

    You can purchase any of our DermaZinc® Spray's / Cream's / Shampoo's for the purpose of compounding.

  2. Select a Steroid

    DermaZinc can be compounded with Micronized Betamethasone Dipropionate or with Clobetasol Propionate.

  3. Provide Instructions for your patients

    Once compounded, the instructions on the packaging change. It is important to be sure you tell your patients the most accurate instructions for how best to take the now Compounded DermaZinc product.


DermaZinc® Compounding Instructions - Betamethasone Dipropionate

Spray: Add 64mg of Micronized Betamethasone Dipropionate USP directly to a 4 oz. (120ml) bottle of DermaZinc® Spray (wt = 100gm), estimated 6 months stability when compounded. Instruct patient to shake well before using & keep away from extreme heat.

Cream: Levigate 77mg of Micronized Betamethasone Dipropionate USP with a small amount of Glycerin or Mineral Oil and mix into a 4 oz. (120gm) jar of DermaZinc® Cream, or add 6 cc of stock solution (see below) to 120 gm jar of DermaZinc® Cream. Estimated 6 months stability when compounded.

Shampoo: Whisk 144mg of Micronized Betamethasone Dipropionate USP into a 8 oz. (240ml) bottle of DermaZinc® Shampoo, or add 11cc of stock solution (see below) to 240ml bottle of DermaZinc® Shampoo. Estimated 6 months stability when compounded. Instruct patient to shake well before each use.

FAQ's with Betamethasone Dipropionate


DermaZinc® Compounding Instructions - Clobetasol Propionate

Spray: Add 50mg of Micronized Clobetasol Propionate USP directly to a 4 oz. (120ml) bottle of DermaZinc® Spray (wt = 100gm), estimated 6 months stability when compounded. Instruct patient to shake well before using & keep away from extreme heat.

Cream: Levigate 60mg of Micronized Clobetasol Propionate USP with a small amount of Glycerin or Mineral Oil and mix into a 4 oz. (120gm) jar of DermaZinc® Cream, or add 6 cc of stock solution (see below) to 120 gm jar of DermaZinc® Cream. Estimated 6 months stability when compounded.

Shampoo: Whisk 120mg of Micronized Clobetasol Propionate USP into an 8 oz. (240ml) bottle of DermaZinc® Shampoo, or add 12cc of stock solution (see below) to 240ml bottle of DermaZinc® Shampoo. Estimated 6 months stability when compounded. Instruct patient to shake well before each use.

FAQ's with Clobetasol Propionate