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Resoten 20mg Capsule

By KLM LABORATORIES PVT LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
161.54*
MRP 197.00
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Isotretinoin(20.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTI-ACNE

Medical Description

Resoten Capsule contains isotretinoin as its active ingredient. It is used to treat severe acne (pimples) that haven’t responded to other treatments. Take Resoten Capsule as instructed by the doctor. ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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uses

Uses of Resoten 20mg Capsule

Resoten Capsule is used to treat severe acne which has not responded to any other treatments.
contraindications

Contraindications of Resoten 20mg Capsule

  • If you are allergic to isotretinoin or any other ingredients of Resoten Capsule.
  • If you have high blood cholesterol.
  • If you have problems with your liver.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • If you have high levels of vitamin A in your body.
  • If you are taking tetracyclines like chlortetracycline, oxytetracycline (antibiotic).
sideEffects

Side effects of Resoten 20mg Capsule

  • Headache
  • Dry skin
  • Back pain
  • conjunctivitis
  • Sore throat
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Resoten 20mg Capsule

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Resoten Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
  • Resoten Capsule must be avoided during pregnancy as it may cause serious harm to the unborn baby. When pregnancy is detected, discontinue the medicine immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Proper birth control measures should be taken while consuming it for at least 1 month after the final dose. If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your ...
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breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Resoten Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Resoten Capsule is likely to pass into your milk and may harm your baby, hence it should not be used during breastfeeding and should consult your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Resoten Capsule?
A:
You may experience visual disturbances, inability to recognise objects properly and dizziness. Thus, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Resoten Capsule?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking Resoten Capsule, as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your liver, kidney, heart, intestines.
  • You have any problems with your mental health.
  • You have diabetes, this medicine may increase your blood sugar.
  • You are pregnant or may become pregnant or plan to get pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • You should not take vitamin A supplements while taking Resoten Capsule
  • You should not donate blood while on treatment for at least 1 month after the final dose.
  • You should not have cosmetic procedures like waxing, laser for at least 6 months after the final dose.
  • You must avoid being in the sunlight for too long as this medicine may make you more sensitive to the sun.
  • This medicine may increase your blood cholesterol, you should avoid drinking alcohol.
  • Resoten Capsule should not be given to children below 12 years.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Resoten 20mg Capsule

How Does It Work?

A high amount of oil can cause severe acne. Resoten Capsule works by decreasing the oil in the skin and reducing the production of facial oil thus preventing acne.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Resoten 20mg Capsule

  • Take Resoten Capsule as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, with or after your meal to avoid stomach discomfort.
  • You should take this medicine regularly and without fail as directed by your doctor.
  • You should not consume it more than the stated recommended daily dose.
interactions

Interactions of Resoten 20mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements to avoid any interaction with Resoten Capsule.
  • You may be at the risk of developing high levels of Vitamin A in your body when taken along with Vitamin A supplements. You should not take them concurrently.
  • You may develop high blood pressure when taken along with tetracycline to treat an infection. You should not take them concurrently.
  • Concurrent use of this medicine with other creams and ointments like benzoyl peroxide, tazarotene, azelaic acid, tretinoin, should be avoided.

Interactions with food items

  • Resoten Capsule should be taken with or after having your food.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Resoten 20mg Capsule

  • Store Resoten Capsule below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • You should not use this medicine after the expiry date.
  • Do not use this medicine if you notice that the pack is damaged or shows signs of tampering.
dosage

Dosage of Resoten 20mg Capsule

Overdose

Excess of this medicine will lead to high levels of vitamin A in the body and symptoms such as headache, nausea or vomiting, sleepiness, irritability and itching. If you experience any of the symptoms...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Resoten Capsule on my own?

A: No, you should never stop taking this medicine until advised by a doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop taking this medicine it may lead to treatment failure.

Q: Does Resoten Capsule make your skin dry?

A: Resoten Capsule may make your skin a little dry, hence you should keep yourself well hydrated and keep moisturizing your skin.

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ContainsIsotretinoin(20.0 Mg)
UsesAcne
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, weakness, back pain, muscle pain
Last Updated on: 11 May 2021 | 06:21 PM (IST)
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