FAQs ABOUT AZIDERM 10% GEL
How long can I use AZIDERM 10% GEL?
How long AZIDERM 10% GEL has to be used varies from person to person. It depends upon how bad your acne is when you start treatment. In general, you may notice a distinct improvement after 4 weeks. In case of no improvement after 1 month or if the acne or rosacea becomes worse, you should discontinue AZIDERM 10% GEL and consult your doctor.
How long does it take AZIDERM 10% GEL to lighten skin?
AZIDERM 10% GEL when applied twice daily for several (up to 8 months), skin lightening starts after 1 to 2 months of using it. But when AZIDERM 10% GEL is used in combination with a medicine called tretinoin causes more skin lightening after 3 months than AZIDERM 10% GEL alone. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can I use AZIDERM 10% GEL for hair growth?
Yes. AZIDERM 10% GEL may promote hair growth via induction of proteins in hair follicles, when used in combination with minoxidil. Contact your doctor before applying it.
Does AZIDERM 10% GEL cause redness of skin?
Yes. AZIDERM 10% GEL may cause burning, itching or redness of the skin (erythema) at the application site. Contact your doctor if any of the symptoms worsen.
Is AZIDERM 10% GEL safe in pregnancy?
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or are planning to have a baby before applying this medicine. Your doctor will decide whether you can use AZIDERM 10% GEL.
Can I apply face creams while using AZIDERM 10% GEL?
Yes, you may apply cosmetics after the AZIDERM 10% GEL has dried. Do not wrap or bandage the skin unless your doctor has instructed to do so. Talk to your doctor for advice before using this medicine.