Polyurea, Polyurethane Topical solution
What is this medicine?
POLY-UREAURETHANE is a nail solution. It is used to protect weak nails from splitting or other damage.
This medicine may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions.
What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?
They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
deep, open, or bleeding wound near the treated area
an unusual or allergic reaction to poly-ureaurethane, isocyanate, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
pregnant or trying to get pregnant
How should I use this medicine?
This medicine is for external use only. Do not use other products, ointments, creams, or lotions before using this medicine. Apply evenly to the affected nails before bedtime. Allow to dry completely before touching clothing. Avoid fire, flame, or smoking until the solution has dried. Clean the treated nails with nail polish remover once weekly. Use your medicine at regular intervals. Do not use it more often than directed.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Overdosage: If you think you've taken too much of this medicine contact a poison control center or emergency room at once.
NOTE: This medicine is only for you. Do not share this medicine with others.
What if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, use only that dose. Do not use double or extra doses.
What may interact with this medicine?
Interactions are not expected. Do not use any other skin or nail products on the treated area without asking your doctor or health care professional.
This list may not describe all possible interactions. Give your health care provider a list of all the medicines, herbs, non-prescription drugs, or dietary supplements you use. Also tell them if you smoke, drink alcohol, or use illegal drugs. Some items may interact with your medicine.
What should I watch for while using this medicine?
Do not get this medicine in your eyes. If you do, rinse out with plenty of cool tap water.
What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
red, irritated skin
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (Report these to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome.):
temporary burning or mild stinging at the site of application
This list may not describe all possible side effects. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Where should I keep my medicine?
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. This medicine is flammable. Avoid exposure to heat, fire, flame, and smoking. Do not let this medicine come into contact with floors, counter tops, furniture, or other finished surfaces as it will stain.
NOTE: This sheet is a summary. It may not cover all possible information. If you have questions about this medicine, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider.