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Supatret 0.04 Gel 20gm

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About Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm

Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm also known as retinoic acid belongs to the class of drugs known as retinoids (synthetic or man-made vitamin A). Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is primarily used to treat acne (pimples), sun-damaged skin and leukaemia (blood cancer). Acne is a skin condition that is common and occurs when hair follicles are blocked with dead skin cells and oil. Leukaemia is a type of blood cancer caused due to the rise in the number of white blood cells (WBCs) in your body.


Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is a form of vitamin A that loosen and unblock pores in the skin’s surface by reducing the oil secretion in the skin. This prevents the formation of pimples, whiteheads and blackheads. Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm also reduces the excessive production of abnormal blood cells and stimulates the growth of normal, mature cells in blood and bone marrow. The oral form of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is used in the treatment of leukaemia (a type of blood cancer).


Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is available in both topical and oral dosage form. The oral form of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. A topical form of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm can be taken on the fingertip and applied on the clean and dry affected area. Avoid contact of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm with nose, mouth, eyes, ears or vagina. In case Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm comes in contact with these areas accidentally, rinse with water thoroughly. Some people may experience dry skin, peeling, redness, burning, itching or stinging sensation of the skin. Most of these side effects of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.


If you are known to be allergic to Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm or any other medicines, please tell your doctor. If you are pregnant, nursing mother or planning for pregnancy, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm. Avoid sun exposure while using Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm as it may make the skin more sensitive to sunlight and cause sunburn. Wear protective clothing and use a sunscreen lotion (SPF) while going out to protect your skin from sunburn. Do not apply Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm in large amounts than prescribed as it does not give quick or better results but causes peeling, marked redness or skin discomfort. Patient with a history of depression, eczema, history of skin cancer, and fish allergies should use Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm with caution.


Uses of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm

Acne, Wrinkles, Leukemia (blood cancer)


Medicinal Benefits

Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is a form of vitamin A (retinoid) that loosen and unblock pores in the skin’s surface by reducing the oil secretion in the skin. This prevents the formation of pimples, whiteheads and blackheads. Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm also reduces the excessive production of abnormal blood cells and stimulates the growth of normal, mature cells in blood and bone marrow. So, in the oral form, Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm is used in the treatment of leukaemia (a type of blood cancer).



Directions for Use

Topically: Wash your hands before and after applying Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm. Before using it, try to clean and dry the affected skin area. Applying Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm to wet skin may cause skin irritation, so try not to wash the treated area. Also do not apply other skin products for at least 1 hour after applying Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm. Wash the face with mild soap and pat the skin dry. Take a small pearl-sized amount of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm on the fingertip and apply on the clean and dry affected area once a day in the evening. Avoid contact of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm with nose, mouth, eyes, ears or vagina. In case Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm comes in contact with these areas accidentally, rinse with water thoroughly. Orally: If you are prescribed Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm in oral form, swallow the whole capsule with a glass of water. Take Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm with food to avoid stomach upset. Do not break, crush or chew it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm

Like all medicines, Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm can cause some side effects such as dry skin, peeling, redness, burning, itching or stinging sensation of the skin. Most of these side effects of Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.


In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

If skin irritation, redness, burning or stinging sensation worsens at the site of application, stop using Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm and consult a doctor. If you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or a nursing mother, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm. Avoid sun exposure, use a sunscreen lotion and wear protective clothing while going out in the sun as Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm may make the skin more sensitive to the sun. Do not apply Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm in large amounts than prescribed as it does not give quick or better results but causes peeling, marked redness or skin discomfort. Use Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm with caution when used together with medicated or abrasive soaps, cleansers, shampoos, astringents, products with high concentrations of alcohol, electrolysis, hair depilatories or waxes or topical medications as they may increase skin irritation. Use with an antibiotic (tetracycline) with Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel 20 gm may cause increased risk of cranial hypertension (increased blood pressure in brain).



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