Bepanten cream

Bepanten - a vitamin preparation that affects the tissue metabolism.

Pharmacological action

The active substance Bepanten - provitamin B5 (dexpanthenol), which is well absorbed by skin cells. After entering the epithelium dexpanthenol passes into the form of pantothenic acid, which, in turn, is a component of coenzyme A, stimulates regeneration of the skin, mucous membranes, normalizes cellular metabolism, increases the strength of collagen fibers.

Thus, due to the pharmacological action of provitamin, Bepanten has regenerating, moisturizing and anti-inflammatory action of light.

It is used on any parts of the skin, even for moist wound treatment, unprotected areas of skin and covered with hair.

Product form

Instruction Bepanten provided such dosage forms: Bepanten ointment 5% Bepanten 2 - 5% lotion, cream Bepanten 5% and Bepanten plus (as a cream).


Bepanten cream and ointment prescribed for skin care of newborns to prevent and treat diaper rash, diaper dermatitis, care breasts, treat irritation and cracked nipples during lactation.

Also Bepanten ointment and cream are effective in the treatment of cervical erosion, chronic ulcers of the skin, fissures anus after skin grafting. Ointment, cream Bepanten treated irritated, damaged skin after sun, chemical burns. The drug speeds up the healing of micro skin.

Bepanten Lotion is indicated for the treatment of skin after water procedures and sunbathing, as well as for the treatment of cracks, scratches, abrasions, to accelerate the healing and restoration of the skin at the site of damage.

Plus Bepanten used to treat wounds, scratches, insect bites, cuts, and other skin inflammation in those cases when their possible infection.

Instructions for use Bepentena

 Bepanten Plus
 When caring for newborn Bepanten ointment, cream regularly applied to clean, dry skin after changing diapers or nappies.

When preventive treatment, treatment of nipple ointment or cream is applied Bepanten after feeding.

In the treatment of lesions of the cervix, anus, cream, ointment Bepanten applied one or two p / day directly to the injury site.

In the treatment of skin wounds, other injuries Bepanten cream or ointment with a thin layer is applied to the damaged area several p / day.

Duration of treatment is determined according to the instructions Bepanten doctor who assesses the severity of damage to the skin.

side effects

Side effects after applying Bepanten are rare, but documented cases of itching, hives.


Bepanten not prescribed for a patient sensitivity to the components of the drug.

Allowed Bepanten use during pregnancy and breast-feeding - a threat to the fetus, newborns, he is not. The drug does not even need to wash nipples before feeding the child.