Melagard 50+(60ml)

Lotion
MRP:Rs. 342 for 1 Bottle(s) (60 ml Lotion each)
Discounted Price:Rs. 342 (0% OFF)
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SALT INFORMATION

Avobenzone(2%)

TYPICAL USAGE

Sunscreens

SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea, stomach upset, skin rash, acute toxicity.

DRUG INTERACTION

Benzoyl peroxide

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Is applied to the the skin to lighten areas that have darkened. Some products also contain sunscreens.

Octinoxate(7.5%)

TYPICAL USAGE

NA

SIDE EFFECTS

NA

DRUG INTERACTION

NA

MECHANISM OF ACTION

NA

Oxybenzon(3%)

TYPICAL USAGE

Pharmaceutical Aid

SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea, stomach upset, skin rash, acute toxicity.

DRUG INTERACTION

Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Pharmaceutical Aid

Zinc Oxide(2%)

TYPICAL USAGE

Dandruff, dermatologicals, eczema, skin diseases.

SIDE EFFECTS

Rash, hives, difficulty in breathing and swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue.

DRUG INTERACTION

Zinc Oxide is known to interact with other drugs like heparin (Na) and heparin (Cl), ichthammol, phenoxymethylpenicillin (K), sodium calciumedetate. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Zinc oxide has astringent, soothing and protective properties and is used in topical preparations for eczema, slight excoriations, wounds and haemorrhoids. It also reflects ultraviolet radiation and can be used as a physical sunscreen.

Octocrylene(3%)

TYPICAL USAGE

Helps prevent sunburn, decrease the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun.

SIDE EFFECTS

Rash occurs.

DRUG INTERACTION

Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher.

SUBSTITUTES

No substitutes found

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Melagard 50+(60ml) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Melagard 50+(60ml) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Possibly unsafe: Evidence from studies in breastfeeding women show that there is a definite risk of side effects to the breastfed infants. However, use of the drug in breastfeeding women is acceptable in spite of the risk to the infants, if the drug is needed in a life-threatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Melagard 50+(60ml) with alcohol?

No studies found