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Apalene 0.1% Gel 15gm

15g Gel in Tube
MRP 84.68
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Apalene 0.1 % Description

Apalene Gel is a derivative of Vitamin A. It is used to treat mild to moderate acne. Apalene is also effective to reduce the redness and pain associated with pimples. It should not be used for childr

en and pregnant women. This Gel tends may cause a burning sensation, redness and dryness of the skin at the site of application. In case you feel any discomfort or notice any severe skin reaction contact the doctor immediately.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹74.52
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ContainsAdapalene(0.1 %)
Side effectsItching, redness, dryness, scaly skin, mild burning or worsening of acne
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Uses of Apalene 0.1 %

It is used to treat acne. It has an anti-inflammatory effect on reducing inflammation and pain.

Contraindications of Apalene 0.1 %

If you are pregnant. If you are allergic to Apalene Gel or any other medicine of this Gel.

Side effects of Apalene 0.1 %

Swelling of eyelids Itching Redness Dryness Scaly skin Mild burning or worsening of acne

Precautions and Warnings of Apalene 0.1 %



Can I take Apalene Gel during pregnancy?
Apalene Gel should not be used during pregnancy as it can result in abnormalities in the unborn baby, especially in the first trimester.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Apalene Gel while breastfeeding?
It can be used by lactating mothers. However, it should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of breastfeeding mothers as there can be chances of ingestion by a breastfed infant. Avoid using it on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period.


Can I drive if I have consumed Apalene Gel?
It does not influence driving ability.


Can I consume alcohol with Apalene Gel?
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Apalene Gel Gel. However, alcohol is known to worsen the infection and inflammation; it's better to avoid consuming alcohol when you are prescribed with this Gel.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from a skin condition known as eczema, you experience irritation when you apply this medicine on skin.
  • Your doctor may change the dose
  • You have any cuts or wounds on skin do not apply this Gel on that area

Mode of Action of Apalene 0.1 %

How Does It Work?

It acts by affecting the growth of cells and decreasing swelling and inflammation.

Directions for Use of Apalene 0.1 %

Use this Apalene Gel as directed by your doctor for external use only. Wash your face before applying this Gel and make sure that the affected area is dry before applying. A thin layer of this Gel s...
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Interactions of Apalene 0.1 %

Interactions with other medicines

Apalene Gel is meant for local application on skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with other topically applied medicines or products....
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Dosage of Apalene 0.1 %


If you use this medicine in an excess amount your skin may feel irritated and red. You may call your doctor if you feel severe allergic reactions.
If you missed any application of this Gel, apply it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next application, skip the missed application and continue with your regular schedule. Do not overapp...
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Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I apply any cream on my skin?

A: When you buy cosmetics, moisturizers or other skincare products, check for "non-comedogenic" or "non-acnegenic." Otherwise, these products may worsen your acne.

Q: What is Apalene Gel?

A: Apalene Gel is a derivative of Vitamin A. It is used to treat mild to moderate acne. It is also effective to reduce the redness and pain associated with pimples.

Q: How long should I use Apalene Gel?

A: For best results, it’s important to continue using Apalene Gel even after the skin looks clearer to help prevent future breakouts. With continued use, Apalene Gel will continue to clear redness and inflammations caused by acne; prevent blackheads and clogged pores and as a result, restore the skin’s texture and tone.
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Last Updated on: 24 May 2022 | 11:20 PM (IST)

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