FAQs ABOUT DERIVA BPO GEL
Will DERIVA BPO GEL be more effective if I overuse it?
No. Do not overuse this medicine. If you use more, you will not get rid of acne quicker. Instead, it may make your skin more irritated and red. Therefore, only apply the quantity mentioned by your doctor.
What are the side effects of using DERIVA BPO GEL?
DERIVA BPO GEL is generally safe with limited or no side effects. However, you may experience skin dryness, redness or irritation after applying this medicine. Contact your doctor if it troubles you.
What is the use of DERIVA BPO GEL?
DERIVA BPO GEL is used in the treatment of acne.
How DERIVA BPO GEL works?
DERIVA BPO GEL prevents the accumulation of excess sebum (natural oil produced by the skin) and dead skin cells on the hair follicles of the skin. It also reduces inflammation on the skin and improves skin’s tendency to exfoliate the dead skin cells naturally. It also reduces the number of acne-causing bacteria on the skin which can reduce the further spread of acne.
How to use DERIVA BPO GEL?
DERIVA BPO GEL is for external use only. Take the required quantity of the medicine and apply on the affected skin areas. Avoid contact of this medicine with your eyes, ears, nose or any other mucous membranes.
How long does it take for DERIVA BPO GEL to work?
It may take up to 2-3 weeks for DERIVA BPO GEL to show improvement in your skin condition. However, this period may vary from person-to-person depending upon the skin condition.
How long should I use DERIVA BPO GEL?
Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and health condition. You need to use DERIVA BPO GEL for the stipulated duration prescribed by your doctor. Failing to do so may not result in adequate response.
What to do if I forgot to apply DERIVA BPO GEL?
If you forgot to apply DERIVA BPO GEL, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next application, skip the missed one and apply the next dose. Do not excessively apply DERIVA BPO GEL to compensate the missed doses.
Is DERIVA BPO GEL safe?
DERIVA BPO GEL is safe at doses prescribed by the physician. Therefore, do not alter the dose of DERIVA BPO GEL without consulting your doctor.
Can I stop using DERIVA BPO GEL without consulting your doctor?
No. You should not stop using DERIVA BPO GEL without consulting your doctor as it may reduce its effectiveness. Therefore, apply DERIVA BPO GEL for the stipulated duration recommended by your doctor to achieve maximum results.
Can DERIVA BPO GEL be used in pregnant women?
DERIVA BPO GEL is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Therefore, inform your doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning to have a baby. If you became pregnant while using this medicine, stop using it and contact your doctor immediately.