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Aqua Care

Generic name: urea topical [YOO-reea Top-ik-al]
Brand name:
Aqua Care, Aquaphilic with Urea, Atrac-Tain, Carb-O-Philic/20, Carmol,… display all 37 brands
The class of drug: Topical emollients

What is Aqua Care?

There are a variety of varieties and brands of Urea topical that are available, but not all brands are included in this booklet.Aqua Care (for the skin) is used to soften dry or rough skin that is caused by skin disorders like eczema, psoriasis, keratosis, and many more. It is also utilised to heal damaged fingers and toenails, allowing them to be easily removed without the need for surgery.Aqua Care may also be used for reasons not mentioned in this medication guide.

Side effects of Aqua Care

See a doctor immediately. If you notice any of the following symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction, symptoms of hives: difficulty breathing or swelling of your lips, face, and throat.

Aqua Care can cause severe adverse consequences. Do not use Aqua Care, and consult your physician immediately in the event that you experience:

  • Extreme redness or irritation on the treated skin.

Common adverse consequences of aqua care could include:

  • Mild itching slight itching
  • Minor burning or itching.

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other effects may also be present. Contact your physician for advice regarding medical adverse effects. You can report any side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Similar/related drugs

Temovate, urea topical, ammonium lactate topical, dimethicone topical, Clobex, Olux, and topical lactic acid


Follow all the instructions on your prescription label and on the label of your package. Inform your healthcare professionals about your medical issues, allergies, and the medicines you are taking.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to apply Aqua Care if you are sensitive to it.FDA pregnant category C. It's not clear what the risk is that Aqua Care will harm an unborn baby. Don't use Aqua Care without consulting a physician's advice.It isn't known if the topical urea is absorbed into breast milk or whether it is harmful to nursing babies. Don't use this medicine without consulting a physician's advice if you're breastfeeding babies.

How to take Aqua Care?

Aqua Care can be purchased in a variety of forms (cream lotion, ointment liquid, gel shampoo, foam, and many more) to be applied to the scalp or the skin. Follow the directions stated on the label or as directed by your physician. Avoid using in greater quantities, in smaller quantities, or for longer periods than prescribed.Do not consume by mouth. Aqua Care can be used solely on the skin. If this product is absorbed into your nose, eyes, mouth, rectum, or vagina, rinse it out with water.Make use of mild soap or cleanser to cleanse the nail area or skin that needs to be cleaned. Aqua Care can be effective when the nail or skin being treated is just a little damp prior to the treatment being applied.Place a light layer of this treatment on the affected skin area and apply it as deeply as you can.If you apply Aqua Care to your nails, be sure to avoid putting any of the medicine on the cuticles or around the skin. Apply the cream generously to the nail and let the solution dry. It is possible to apply gauze or a bandage, should your doctor recommend it. The nail treatment will be removed easily after a few days.shake the Aqua Care foam thoroughly prior to every use. Other versions of this medicine might also require shaking prior to taking. Follow all the instructions on the medicine label.Cleanse your hands using soap and water following the application of this treatment, except if you are treating your skin on your hands.Contact your physician if your symptoms don't improve or if they become worse when you use Aqua Care.Storage is at room temperature, far from heat and moisture. Don't freeze. Make sure the container is shut when not in use.Be sure to keep the foam canister clear of flames or extreme temperatures. The canister could explode if it becomes too hot. Avoid burning or puncturing an empty foam container.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Take the missed dose immediately after you recall. Do not take missed doses close to when their next scheduled dosage time arrives, even if this would mean taking them anyway.Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the poison help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Avoid using Aqua Care on wounds that are open burns or areas of swollen or irritated skin. If this medicine gets into your nose, eyes, mouth, rectum, or vagina, wash it off using water.

Interaction with other drug

It's unlikely that other medications you consume in the form of injections or orally will affect the topically applied urea. But there are many drugs that interact with each other. Be sure to inform your health professionals about any medications you take, such as prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal remedies.