Acnedap Gel 15gm

Acne Rx required

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MRP ₹362.03
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INTRODUCTION

ACNEDAP GEL contain Dapsone which belongs to a group of medicine called antibacterials. It helps to treat acne in people 12 years and older. It works by stopping the production of folic acid in acne-causing bacteria (P. acnes), thereby stopping their growth. In addition, its anti-inflammatory effects help reduce redness and swelling due to acne.

Always use ACNEDAP GEL exactly as your doctor has told you. The common side effects are dryness, redness, oiliness, skin peeling, excessive tiredness. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF ACNEDAP GEL

  • Helps to treat acne in people 12 years and older

HOW ACNEDAP GEL WORKS

ACNEDAP GEL works by stopping the production of folic acid in acne-causing bacteria (P. acnes), thereby stopping their growth. In addition, its anti-inflammatory effects help reduce redness and swelling due to acne.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use ACNEDAP GEL exactly as your doctor has told you. Check the label for directions before use. For external use only.

SIDE EFFECTS OF ACNEDAP GEL

COMMON

  • dryness
  • redness
  • oiliness
  • skin peeling
  • excessive tiredness

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Redness:

Cold water helps to bring the redness down. Apply aloe vera and cucumber to ease the redness.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ACNEDAP GEL should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.

BREASTFEEDING

ACNEDAP GEL is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

ALLERGY

Do not use ACNEDAP GEL if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Dapsone or any other ingredients in this medicine.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • have a history of anemia or have been diagnosed with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Especially, tell your doctor if you are using any other topical medicines.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Dapsone
Pharmacological Category :   Antibiotic
Therapeutic Indication :   Acne
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Gel

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT ACNEDAP GEL

Is ACNEDAP GEL an antibiotic?

Yes, it is an antibiotic.

Can ACNEDAP GEL cause redness?

Yes, it may cause redness in some individuals. Cold water helps to bring the redness down. Apply aloe vera and cucumber to ease the redness.

Can I take ACNEDAP GEL during breast-feeding?

It passes into your milk and may harm your baby. No, it is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Antileprotic Drugs. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition, 2013. Page - 780-781.

2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page - 1028-1033.

3. J Tan 1. Dapsone 5% gel: a new option in topical therapy for acne. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed. gov. Sep 2012. [Accessed 07 Jan 2021] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22949131/

4. QLT USA, Inc; U.S. Food & Drug Administration; [Accessed 07 Jan 2021] https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2005/021794lbl.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    25
    Ingredient
    DAPSONE 5%W/W
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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Acnedap Gel 15gm

Acnedap Gel 15gm Mkt: Cipla Ltd

M.R.P.: Rs.362.03
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