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Balsam Citopsor (Balsamum Citopsorum) - solid oil-based preparation for topical use in dermatosis (psoriasis, eczema, pityriasis versicolor), a thick mass of various shades of brown.

Ingredients: purified solid oil, peppermint essential oil, calendula oil extract, sea salt, silver nanoclusters.

Auxiliary substances: petrolatum, lanolin, liquid petrolatum.

Packaging: 200 ml / pc  - polypropylene cans.

Therapeutic effect

  • Relieves inflammation;

  • Stimulates regeneration;

  • Destroys pathogenic microflora;

  • Relieves the pain;

  • Reduces itchiness.


The drug is indicated in the stationary and regressive stages of the disease and acute condition. It is recommended to use Citopsor as an effective adjuvant in the complex treatment of dermatoses (psoriasis, eczema, pityriasis versicolor).



The drug is applied topically applying a small amount in a thin even layer to the affected skin every day once or twice a day, lubricating the affected area with light movements (on hairy areas in the direction of hair growth, slightly moving them apart), leaving the area open for absorption.


After 15-20 minutes (up to 2 hours, depending on tolerance and degree of damage), remove with dry or wet alcohol-free wipes, if necessary, rinse with warm water with neutral baby soap and dry with a dry cotton cloth. Avoid scratching and intense friction. Tightly sitting crusts should not be forcibly removed — they flatten and disappear with a time. After 2 weeks it is recommended to take a break for 1 to 2 days.

In areas with sensitive skin (armpits, inguinal area, etc.), it is recommended to first salve the plaques with fat no-additives baby cream, and then apply a thin layer of the preparation.

During the first days of use irritation and itchiness are possible, but is important to avoid scratching. At first, the plaques peel off and turn red. Gradually, the itchiness subsides (if was any) the plaques flatten, and the redness disappears after 2 to 5 weeks on the average. If itchiness does not weaken, individual sensitivity to the components of the drug is possible, reduce the frequency of salving and the amount of the drug applied. 

With a moderate amount of rash one pack of Citopsor balsam (200 ml) is enough for a course that lasts, on the average for 4 to 6 weeks (depending on the stage and form of the disease). With a significant number of lesions and good tolerability of the preparation you can use more.

In the acute course of the disease, lesions of more than 50–60% of the skin, it is recommended to salve the affected areas in parts. For example, apply the drug to a third of the affected areas until they disappear, and then proceed to salve a next area.

The duration of the course is individual. It is recommended to continue application until the spots on the affected areas become pale and do not peel off after bathing. The remaining hyperpigmented or depigmented spots are subsequently acquire the skin tone. In order to consolidate the result and to prevent recurrence it is necessary to continue the application within 1-2 weeks.

It is recommended to have a shower not earlier than 6 to 8 hours after application, once every 2-3 days (but application is carried out daily). If necessary, you can bath every day, but it is better to take a warm shower than a bath. Rub the skin with a sponge gently. For bathing it is better to use baby soap, you can use your regular shampoo.

During the period of Citopsor application you should keep to a diet eliminating eggs, whole milk, honey, red fruits and berries, citrus fruits, tomatoes and bell peppers, onions and garlic; chocolate and other cocoa products, limit fatty foods (lard, meat and meat-sausages); spicy, smoked, sour dishes, pickles and marinades, mayonnaise, mustard, horseradish, rich pastries (cakes, pastries, pastille and marshmallow), sodas, as well as coffee. For remission maintanance and for prevention of relapses it is not recommended to abuse these products in the future.

During the acute stage and treatment it is also recommended to completely quit drinking and smoking (or limit it as much as possible). It is also recommended to avoid stress and overwork (sleep at least 8 hours a day), hypothermia, and prolonged sun exposure.

Side effects

The drug has practically no contraindications and side effects, and also does not contain toxic, hormonal and other components harmful to health. Occasionally, local reactions may occur at the beginning of application: slight redness and itchiness. If they do not disappear after 2-5 weeks, this is a sign of individually sensitivity to the components of the drug, reduce the frequency of application or limit the amount of the drug used.


Increased individual sensitivity to the components of the drug, periods of pregnancy and breastfeeding, children's age (up to 14 years) due the ineffectiveness  of the preparation in this period. Do not apply the drug on moist areas.

Pregnancy and lactation

During pregnancy and lactation Citopsor is ineffective and is not applied.

Special instructions

For individuals with allergies it is recommended to test for sensitivity before use: apply a small amount of the drug on the wrist or elbow bend and observe the reaction during the day. If the skin does not show any reactions, you can start using the preparation. It is recommended to start with small amounts (no more than one gram) and with a minimum exposure time (five minutes) in order to evaluate the response of the skin. Then procedure duration and the amount of the preparation may be increased. If a severe local allergic reaction occurs (rash like urticaria, fever, edema), stop using the preparation. If necessary, consult a dermatologist or take antiallergic drugs.

You should not combine application of Citopsor balsam with other methods of treatment, general or local physiotherapy, phytotherapy, ultraviolet radiation, and other drugs. If necessary it is allowed to take antiallergic drugs, enterosorbents and vital medicines (cardiac, hypotensive etc.).

Do not cover with a film material and as a compresses. In the extreme cases, only light non-pressing bandages or dressings from natural fabrics for a short time are allowed.

Application of Citopsor in complex therapy is allowed only by of a physician under observation at hospital.


No cases of Citopsor overdosage have been reported.

Drug interaction

Antibiotics, anti-inflammatory drugs, vitamins, as well as vaccinations and intensive drug therapy during Citopsor application may affect the disease state depending on individual sensitivity.


Store in a tight jar, in a dry dark place out of the reach of children

at the temperature + 5 ° to + 25 ° C.

Shelf life 24 months from the  manufacture date.


Produced by order: Victor V Marynin, independent entrepreneur


Jur. Address: 61072, 33 Astronomicheskaya, Kharkiv, Ukraine