Sotret 20mg capsule contains isotretinoin as an active ingredient, It is a form of vitamin A. The medicine is used to treat acne which has not responded to other treatments like antibiotics. Acne is a condition that occurs due to the clogging of skin pores due to dust, dead cells or excessive oil. Isotretinoin decreases the oil secreted by oil glands and helps in the skin's quick renewal....
Q: What should I inform the doctor about before using the medicine?
A: Report the complete medical history to the doctor. Let the doctor know if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding.
Q: What is the ideal dosage of the medicine?
A: The dosage of the medicine is determined by the doctor based on several factors, including the medical test reports.
Q: Can I suggest the medicine for people with a similar type of condition?
A: Never suggest the medicine to anyone, even if their condition is similar to yours. Only a qualified doctor must prescribe it.
Q: Is this medicine legal in India?
A: Yes, the medicine is legal in India and you can purchase it from the pharmacy by producing the doctor's prescription.
Q: Why is the medicine unsafe during pregnancy and breastfeeding?
A: The medicine might harm the unborn baby. It is known to pass into the breastmilk which is harmful to the infant. Thus unsafe during both pregnancy and breastfeeding.