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Aziderm 10% Cream

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Azelaic Acid(10.0 %)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ACNE

Medical Description

Aziderm Cream is a topical medicine used to treat acne. It contains azelaic acid as its active ingredient. This medicine has antibacterial actions and it also reduces swelling, redness and inflammatio...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
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    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Aziderm 10% Cream

Aziderm Cream is used in the treatment of mild to moderate acne.
contraindications

Contraindications of Aziderm 10% Cream

If you are allergic to azelaic acid or any of the ingredients of Aziderm Cream.
sideEffects

Side effects of Aziderm 10% Cream

  • Burning or pricking sensation.
  • Pain at the applied area.
  • Urge to scratch or dryness.
  • Swelling at the site of application.
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Aziderm 10% Cream

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Aziderm Cream during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin is too little and there are rare chances of absorption. Still, this medicine should be used with caution and only under medical supervision.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Aziderm Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information on the use of this medicine during breastfeeding. Hence, it is recommended to be cautious while breastfeeding. It should not be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period of time.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Aziderm Cream?
A:
It is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Aziderm Cream?
A:
Interaction of this medicine with alcohol is very unlikely, as it is applied on the skin, but it is better to consult a doctor if you consume alcohol in excess.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience excessive irritation and burning of the skin after the application of Aziderm Cream.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
  • Avoid contact with the eyes, mouth and other mucous membranes.
  • Hands should be washed after each application of Aziderm Cream.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Aziderm 10% Cream

How Does It Work?

Aziderm Cream reduces the redness and swelling of the skin and also kills the bacteria responsible for causing acne.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Aziderm 10% Cream

  • Use Aziderm Cream as directed by your doctor.
  • Wash the affected area with water and mild soap and pat it dry.
  • Apply a thin layer to the affected skin. Gently and thoroughly massage it into the skin.
  • Do not use this medicine in or around the eyes, lips or inside of the nose.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.
interactions

Interactions of Aziderm 10% Cream

Interactions with other medicines

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines. Aziderm Cream may affect the way other medicines work.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Aziderm 10% Cream

Store Aziderm Cream in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Aziderm 10% Cream

Overdose

As Aziderm Cream is meant for external application, cases of an overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have ap...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Aziderm Cream, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over apply this medicine to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to apply Aziderm Cream?

A: The duration of this medicine will depend on the response to treatment. You need to follow the doctor's instructions and do not stop using this medicine on your own. If you stop using it too soon, your acne may return or get worse.

Q: What precautions do I need to take before applying Aziderm Cream?

  • Avoid using this medicine for a longer duration than your doctor suggested.
  • Do not apply it to windburned, sunburned skin or on open wounds.
  • Do not use it in or around the eyes, lips or inside of the nose.
  • Rub it gently around the area applied.
  • Wash your hands after applying to remove any medicine that may remain on them.

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ContainsAzelaic Acid(10.0 %)
UsesAcne
Side effectsBurning, urge to scratch or dryness at the application site
Last Updated on: 24 Jun 2021 | 11:21 AM (IST)
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