medicine

Evaderm Gel 10gm

By TTK HEALTHCARE LTD
10g Gel in Tube
72.25*
MRP 85.00
15% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
7 days return policyRead More
All the Products are packed and stored Safely

Evaderm Gel 10gm Description

Evaderm Gel is a topical antibiotic used to treat acne. It contains clindamycin as an active component. Clindamycin helps to inhibit the growth of acne-causing bacteria. It is meant only for external ...
Read more

Product Summary

Offer Price₹72.25
You Save₹12.75 (15% on MRP)
Best OfferUse Code: GRAND18 & get flat 18% OFF + up to Rs.1000 surprise cashback
ContainsClindamycin Phosphate
UsesAcne
Side effectsSkin dryness, irritation, urge to scratch, skin oiliness
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC
Check more medicines with composition as Clindamycin Phosphate

Uses of Evaderm Gel 10gm

Evaderm Gel for the treatment of acne.

Contraindications of Evaderm Gel 10gm

  • If you have an allergy to clindamycin, lincomycin or other ingredients of the Evaderm Gel.
  • If you have a digestive disorder like inflammation in the inner lining of the intestine (colitis) or have a history of antibiotic-associated colitis.

Side effects of Evaderm Gel 10gm

  • Skin dryness
  • Irritation
  • Urge to scratch
  • Skin oiliness

Precautions and Warnings of Evaderm Gel 10gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Evaderm Gel during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of the medicine during pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended not to use Evaderm Gel unless it is prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Evaderm Gel while breastfeeding?
A:
Evaderm Gel needs to be applied to the skin. Hence, it may pass into the breastmilk. However, it should not be applied to the breast or areas near the breast of breastfeeding mothers as there may be chances of ingestion by a breastfed infant. Avoid using on large areas of skin for a prolonged period.

Driving

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol during the treatment with Evaderm Gel?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Evaderm Gel.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may develop an allergic reaction after using Evaderm Gel
  • You are using products containing benzoyl peroxide because concomitant use should be avoided.
  • You should not apply it on the eyes, mouth, and cuts or wounds on your skin, as caution should be exercised when applying medication around the areas.
  • You may have a genetic tendency to develop allergic diseases like rhinitis, asthma, etc., as caution is advised.
  • You may experience burning or irritation on the skin. The doctor may suggest you discontinue the treatment.

Mode of Action of Evaderm Gel 10gm

How Does It Work?

Clindamycin in Evaderm Gel acts by inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis, which is required by bacteria to grow and its function. Hence, it stops the growth of bacteria and prevents spreading.

Directions for Use of Evaderm Gel 10gm

  • Evaderm Gel is meant for external use only.
  • Use as directed by a doctor or pharmacist.
  • Read the instructions from the label or leaflet before use.
  • Clean and dry the infected area well.
  • Apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds; rub it gently.
  • Wash hands before and after using the medicine unless the hands are the area to be treated.
  • Do not use it for a longer time than the doctor suggested.
  • Do not apply on windburned or sunburned skin or open wounds.
  • Do not use the medicine in or around the eyes, lips or inside the nose.
  • In case the eyes come in contact with the medicine rinse the eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Evaderm Gel 10gm

Interactions with other medicines

  • Evaderm Gel is meant for local application on the skin and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, may interact with other topical medicines. Discuss with the docto...
    Read more
  • Concomitant use of the medicine along with blood thinners like warfarin, acenocoumarol, and fluindione may increase blood clotting time.
  • If you are going to have surgery in those cases, anaesthetics or medicines used to paralyse the muscles should be used with caution.

Storage and disposal of Evaderm Gel 10gm

  • Store Evaderm Gel below 25°C at a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Evaderm Gel 10gm

Overdose

  • As Evaderm Gel is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact the doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you applied extra q...
    Read more

Missed a Dose

  • If you missed applying Evaderm Gel, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply the medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: What precautions do I need to take before applying for Evaderm Gel?

  • Do not use it for a longer duration than the doctor has suggested.
  • Do not apply Evaderm Gel on windburned, sunburned skin or on open wounds.
  • Do not use the medicine in or around the eye area, lips or inside of the nose.
  • Rub it gently and well.
  • Wash the hands after applying it.

Q: For how long do I need to apply Evaderm Gel?

A: Keep using Evaderm Gel for the full time of treatment, even if your symptoms begin to clear up after a short time. If you stop using the medicine too soon, your acne may return or get worse.

Q: Can I put Evaderm Gel in the freezer?

A: No, do not let Evaderm Gel freeze, as it may alter its efficacy. Store it at room temperature only.

Q: Can I apply Evaderm Gel in an excess amount for fast healing?

A: No, if you use Evaderm Gel more often than recommended or on large areas of the body, it may cause hormonal imbalance. In children, this may affect the growth and development. Usually, it is not used for children below 12 years old unless it is prescribed by a dermatologist depending upon the clinical condition.
Product Details
Brand
EVADERM
Expires on or After
26/09/2022

Other Products from this Brand

Last Updated on: 04 Jun 2021 | 04:41 PM (IST)

Health Articles

Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.