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Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream
Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream
Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream
Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

By OAKNET HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
20g Cream in Tube
214.07*
MRP 267.59
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Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream Description

Cosmelite cream is used in the treatment and prevention of moderate-to-severe melasma. Melasma is a condition where dark and discolored patches of pigmentation appear on the skin. This cream is als

used to lighten the skin tone or appearance of dark spots or age spots in older people due to exposure to the sun. It contains a combination of three medicines - mometasone, tretinoin, and hydroquinone as active substances. Do not use this cream for a prolonged duration unless prescribed by your dermatologist. Cosmelite cream is meant for external application only. You should use this cream exactly as recommended by the doctor. Do not use more of this cream or apply it more often than recommended. Avoid sun exposure immediately after applying this cream.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹214.07
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ContainsHydroquinone(2.0 %W/W) + Mometasone Furoate(0.1 %W/W) + Tretinoin(0.025 %W/W)
UsesMelasma/hyperpigmentation
Side effectsItching, redness, burning, irritation, thinning of the skin
TherapyDRUGS FOR MELASMA
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Uses of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

  • Cosmelite cream is used to treat moderate-to-severe melasma.
  • It is also used to lighten the skin tone or appearance, especially when there is dark pigmentation.

Contraindications of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

  • If you are allergic to mometasone, tretinoin, hydroquinone, or any other ingredients of Cosmelite cream.
  • If you have skin conditions such as eczema (infected skin due to allergy), rosacea (small red pustules on the face), rashes around the mouth (perioral dermatitis), or damaged skin anywhere in the body...
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  • If you have a viral or fungal infection of the skin, any ulcers on the skin, or tuberculosis.
  • If you have exposure to the sun for prolonged periods.
  • If you have a skin tumor or a family history of skin tumor.

Side effects of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Burning
  • Irritation
  • Skin thinning

Precautions and Warnings of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Cosmelite cream during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of Cosmelite cream in pregnant women. This cream should only be used in pregnancy if recommended by your doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Cosmelite cream while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if the components of Cosmelite cream pass in breast milk. Thus, it is not recommended to use if you are breastfeeding. If recommended for use by your doctor, avoid applying this cream on your breasts to avoid contact between the nursing infant and the medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Cosmelite cream?
A:
Cosmelite cream is a topical preparation and may not affect your driving ability. However, if you experience any symptoms which may alter your ability to drive safely, it is suggested to avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cosmelite cream?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of Cosmelite cream with alcohol. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with Cosmelite cream.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergic reactions after the application of topical creams.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You develop rashes or infections on the skin after using this medicine.
  • You are using this cream for a prolonged duration.
  • You are continuously exposed to sunlight or skin irritants after applying this cream.

Mode of Action of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

How Does It Work?

  • Cosmelite cream contains a combination of mometasone, tretinoin, and hydroquinone as active ingredients.
  • Hydroquinone inhibits an enzyme known as tyrosinase, which is responsible for the production of a pigment called melanin. Melanin is responsible for skin pigmentation and melasma.
  • Tretinoin decreases the pigmentation on the upper layers of the skin. It also has anti-inflammatory properties.
  • Mometasone is a corticosteroid that works by blocking the production of inflammatory chemicals like prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Mometasone narrows and constricts blood vessels, which are dilated ...
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Directions for Use of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

  • Use Cosmelite cream as directed by your doctor.
  • Apply it on a healthy skin surface. Avoid applying on cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • Apply the medication only to the hyperpigmented areas and rub gently to cover the entire affected area.
  • Avoid covering the affected area with a bandage or wrap.
  • If your eyes come in contact with this cream, then rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Cosmelite cream is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines.
  • However, always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.

Storage and disposal of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

  • Store Cosmelite cream in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight, and heat. Do not freeze.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Cosmelite Tube Of 20gm Cream

Overdose

As Cosmelite cream is for external application only, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have over...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed the application of this medicine, then apply it as soon as possible. If it's time for your next application, then skip the missed application and continue with your regular applica...
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WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How should I use Cosmelite cream?

  • Apply it gently as a thin film and rub or massage it thoroughly after applying until the cream absorbs into the skin.
  • Exposure to the sun should be avoided, and use a broad-spectrum sunscreen to prevent the sun's radiation from reaching your skin.
  • Do not use this cream more than as advised by the doctor. This cream should not be used for a prolonged duration to avoid side effects such as skin thinning, irritation.

Q: What are the precautions to be taken while applying Cosmelite cream?

  • Do not apply anywhere near the eyes, nose, mouth or any infected or exposed surfaces.
  • Do not occlude (applying a polythene film) after applying this cream or use it under bandages.
  • Limit sun exposure and use a broad-spectrum sunscreen while going out in the sun to avoid damage to the skin by radiations.
  • You should cover the areas of skin where this medicine is applied when outdoors.

Q: What is melasma?

A: Melasma is a skin condition characterised by dark spots or pigmentation (excessive production of melanin) on the skin. It appears as greyish brown to brown patches on the face. It usually occurs on the face, involving cheeks, forehead, lower eyelids, uppers lip and nose.

Q: What are the causes of melasma?

A: The exact cause of melasma is not known. Pregnancy, birth control pills, hormonal changes, exposure to sunlight (UV rays), hypothyroidism, or a family history of melasma are believed to be some common triggers for melasma.

Q: Can I use this medicine for acne and pimples?

A: No, it does not have any action against acne and pimples and thus should not be used for treating such skin disorders.

Q: How does Cosmelite cream work?

A: Cosmelite cream works by reducing the formation of a pigment called melanin responsible for dark spots. It also helps in improving the spots on the skin and reduces swelling, redness and itching.

Q: Is this medicine good for the face?

  • Yes, it is good for the skin of the face, which is the usual area affected by melasma.

Q: What is the use of Cosmelite cream?

  • Cosmelite cream is used to treat moderate-to-severe melasma.
  • It is also used to lighten the skin tone or appearance, especially when there is dark pigmentation.
Product Details
Brand
COSMELITE
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 28 Apr 2022 | 01:13 PM (IST)

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