Adapco Gel 15gm
It is used for the treatment of acne.
Dryness,itching,redness on skin.
It is contraindicated in conditions like eczema, skin cancer or hypersensitivity to the drug.
Use this medication on the skin only. Do not apply to the inner lip area or inside the nose/mouth. Do not apply to cut, scraped, sunburned, or skin affected by eczema (a skin disease).
During the first few weeks of using adapalene, your acne might appear worse because the medication is working on pimples forming inside the skin. It may take up to 8-12 weeks to notice results from this medication.
This medication may make you more sensitive to the sun. Limit your time in the sun. Avoid tanning booths and sunlamps. Weather extremes such as wind or cold may also be irritating to the skin. Use sunscreen daily and wear protective clothing when outdoors. Tell your doctor right away if you get sunburned or have skin blisters/redness. Wait until your skin has completely recovered from a sunburn before using adapalene.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Some products that may interact with this drug include: products containing alpha hydroxy acids, products containing glycolic acid, hair perming solutions, alcohol/lime/menthol-containing products (such as astringents, toners, shaving lotions), medicated or abrasive soaps and cleansers, soaps and cosmetics with a strong drying effect.
Product Name: Adapco Gel 0.1% 15g
Product Form: Gel
Pack Size: 15g
Marketed By: ATCO LABORATORIES (PVT) LTD
Generic Category: Anti-acne