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Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml
Melgain Lotion 5ml

Melgain Lotion 5ml

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
5ml Lotion in Bottle
786.25*
MRP 925.00
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Melgain 5 MG Description

Melgain Lotion 5ml contains Decapeptide as its active ingredient. It is used to treat vitiligo or white patches. Vitiligo is a disease that causes loss of skin colour in patches due to loss of pigmen

cells (melanocytes) which result in discoloured patches in different areas of the body, including the skin, hair and mucous membranes. Melgain Lotion 5ml works by restoring the pigment cells and allowing healthy pigment cells to reach the affected area. It should be applied externally only. If you experience any other effect after applying this medicine, reach out to the doctor immediately.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹786.25
You Save₹138.75 (15% on MRP)
ContainsDecapeptide(5.0 Mg)
TherapyANTI-VITILIGO
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Uses of Melgain 5 MG

Melgain Lotion 5ml is used for the treatment of vitiligo/white patches.

Contraindications of Melgain 5 MG

If you are allergic to Decapeptide or any other component of Melgain Lotion 5ml.

Side effects of Melgain 5 MG

There are no side effects reported with this medicine. However, if you experience any symptoms after application of this lotion, consult your doctor.

Precautions and Warnings of Melgain 5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Melgain Lotion 5ml during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of Melgain Lotion 5ml on pregnancy. This medicine is to be applied on topical surfaces. The quantities which might get absorbed from the skin is too little and there are rare chances of absorption. However, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Melgain Lotion 5ml while breastfeeding?
A:
Melgain Lotion 5ml should not be applied to the breast of breastfeeding mothers or elsewhere on large areas of skin or for a prolonged period. Inform your doctor if you are a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Melgain Lotion 5ml?
A:
Melgain Lotion 5ml does not affect the ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Melgain Lotion 5ml?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of alcohol on Melgain Lotion 5ml. Talk to your doctor if you consume it too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any allergic condition after applying Melgain Lotion 5ml.
  • Your skin problem does not improve or if it becomes worse.
  • You have any other skin disease.
  • You have accidentally ingested or had Melgain Lotion 5ml contact with the eye.
  • Melgain Lotion 5ml should be used externally only.

Mode of Action of Melgain 5 MG

How Does It Work?

Melgain Lotion 5ml works by modulating cell growth, differentiation and motility. It activates and stimulates regrowth of the melanocytes (cells responsible for skin pigmentation) in the depigmented a...
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Directions for Use of Melgain 5 MG

  • Use Melgain Lotion 5ml as directed by your doctor
  • For external use only. Apply it on a healthy skin surface, free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Melgain 5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

Since Melgain Lotion 5ml is to be used externally on the skin, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other hea...
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Storage and disposal of Melgain 5 MG

  • Store Melgain Lotion 5ml at a temperature not exceeding 25°C in a cool, dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Melgain 5 MG

Overdose

As Melgain Lotion 5ml is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Melgain Lotion 5ml, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

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: How long do I need to apply Melgain Lotion 5ml?

A: It depends on the response rate of the treatment and age of the white patches. If the patches have developed recently or in children, the response rate would be faster. Generally, treating any skin condition takes a longer duration to get cured.

Q: Is Melgain Lotion 5ml safe?

A: Yes, Melgain Lotion 5ml is safe if you apply it as prescribed by your doctor for a specific duration. No side effects have been reported. However, if you experience any side effect after applying Melgain Lotion 5ml, inform your doctor.

Q: Does Melgain Lotion 5ml cure white patches completely?

A: There is no complete cure for vitiligo. However, the patches may disappear on their own or the patches may get re-pigmented. Treatment with Melgain Lotion 5ml along with other therapies has shown to be 80-90% effective when compared with other therapies alone.

Q: Can Melgain Lotion 5ml be used in children?

A: Yes, Melgain Lotion 5ml can be used to treat children suffering from vitiligo or white patches, if prescribed by your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
MELGAIN
Expires on or After
29/09/2023

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