Imlan Skin Application
Kind of substance
Guiding principle for the application
The birch bark extract betulin can significantly strengthen the skin's boundary-forming function against external influences such as moisture, air, light and pathogenic bacteria, while not affecting the skin's own metabolism (such as adipogenesis).
(From: Vademecum Anthroposophische Arzneimittel, 3rd edition 2013)
Guiding Principle for the substance
- Chemotherapy-induced acral erythema (hand-foot syndrome)
- Apply the cream to the skin to form a thin film.
Well-proven in many patients
One to several times daily
Onset of effect
Within 1–3 days
Length of therapy
Until the symptoms subside (possibly until the chemotherapy cycle is complete).
- Vademecum Anthroposophische Arzneimittel, 3rd Edition 2013