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Demelan Cream

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
20g Cream in Tube

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Kojic Acid(2.0 %) + Arbutin(5.0 %) + Glycolic Acid(10.0 %)
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Medical Description

Demelan cream is a topical cream used for the management of conditions associated with skin pigmentation. It contains arbutin, glycolic acid and kojic acid. It helps to reduce dark skin discolouration...
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Ingredients and Benefits

  • Demelan Cream contains a combination of three medicines – arbutin, glycolic acid and kojic acid.
  • Arbutin is known to have skin-lightening and de-pigmenting actions. It is helpful in preventing dark spots or fading them, leading to a more even complexion and can also thus improve skin texture.
  • Glycolic acid has photoprotective and antioxidant action. It also acts as a moisturizer and may accelerate collagen synthesis.
  • Kojic acid has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory actions and hence protects skin from damage. It also has skin lightening and protective action.
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Uses of Demelan Cream

For management of skin pigmentation, hyperpigmentation and other skin color disorders.
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Precautions and Warnings of Demelan Cream

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Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are on any other pigment-reducing or peeling treatments.
  • You should not use Demelan cream if you are allergic to any of the component of this cream.
  • You are below the age of 18 years.
  • Inform the doctor about all your existing medical condition and all the medications you use
  • Use Demelan cream only under medical supervision.
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Directions for Use of Demelan Cream

  • Demelan cream has to be applied on affected area, preferably at night as advised by your doctor.
  • Apply Demelan cream gently on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using Demelan cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.
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Storage and disposal of Demelan Cream

  • Store Demelan 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.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long can I use Demelan cream?

A: You should use Demelan cream for as long as prescribed by the doctor. Follow all the instructions and do not stop using Demelan cream on your own.

Q: How to use Demelan cream?

A: You should use Demelan cream as instructed by the doctor preferably at night. Clean the affected area and apply a small amount of the cream. Wash your hands before and after using Demelan cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Q: Demelan cream has been expired, can I use this expired cream?

A: Do not use Demelan cream after the expiry date on the label. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.

Q: What should I do if my eyes come in contact with Demelan cream?

A: If you get any cream in your eyes, rinse with water straight away and consult your doctor.

Q: Can Demelan cream be used to treat acne scars

A: Yes, Demelan cream can lighten or treat the facial marks due to pimples or acne.

Q: Is Demelan cream used for hyperpigmentation?

A: Yes, this cream is used for the management of hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is a skin colour disorder characterised by darkened patches or spots on skin due to the excessive formation of a skin pigment melanin. Components of the Demelan cream can help reduce the formation of melanin also protects your skin from the sun which could induce melanin formation.

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ContainsKojic Acid(2.0 %),Arbutin(5.0 %),Glycolic Acid(10.0 %)
UsesSkin pigmentation
Last Updated on: 27 Aug 2021 | 10:14 AM (IST)
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