Supatret 0.04% Gel
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Supatret 0.04% Gel is a naturally occurring derivative of vitamin A and is used for the treatment of acne and reduce wrinkles of the face. It is also used to treat a type of cancer where the blood cells fail to mature.
Supatret 0.04% Gel Details
Composition = Tretinoin
Dosage = 0.04%
Indication = Acne
Manufacturer = Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd.
What Is Supatret 0.04% Gel?
Supatret 0.04% Gel is prescribed to patients with severe acne problems. The drug effectively treats acne and reduces the amount of pimples that tend to develop, while healing pimples that have already developed on the body. The group of medicines that the drug belongs to is known as retinoids. The drug affects skin cell growth in the body regulating the amount of pimples that crop up.
How Does Supatret 0.04% Gel Work?
Supatret 0.04% Gel works by binding to alpha, beta, and gamma retinoic acid receptors (RARs) thus activating them. This produces changes in the gene expression that leads to decreased cell multiplication, inhibition of tumoriogenesis and cell differentiation.
What Is Route Of Administration?
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Dosage Of Supatret 0.04% Gel
Supatret 0.04 Aqueous Gel
Supatret 0.1 Aqueous Gel
Side Effects Of Supatret 0.04% Gel
Peeling and blistering of skin
Patchy appearance of skin
Photosensitivity of skin
Nausea and Vomiting
Fever with body pain
Dry mucous membrane
Blood cell disorder
Difficulty in breathing
Dizziness and fainting
Coffee colored vomit
Unusual bleeding or bruising
Burning or tingling sensation of skin
Drug To Drug Interaction
Benzoyl Peroxide (Topical)
While Tacking Supatret 0.04% Gel
Clean the area to be treated with water and a non-medicated soap, and let it dry for 20-30 minutes before applying Supatret 0.04% Gel.
It may increase the severity of the lesions in the first few weeks of use. Continue using it as prescribed by your doctor.
It may cause stinging sensation or a feeling of warmth when you first start using it. Inform your doctor if this persists.
Avoid exposure to sunlight while using Supatret 0.04% Gel as it increases the sensitivity of your skin. Use protective measures such as sun-cream or protective clothing.
Pregnancy: Use of Supatret 0.04% Gel by pregnant women is not recommended. Use appropriate contraception and avoid getting pregnant while using this medicine. Contact your doctor and discuss the risks if a pregnancy is suspected.
Breast-feeding: Supatret 0.04% Gel is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding. It can be used if the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved with use. You should not breastfeed while the topical form of this medicine is applied.
Uses Of Supatret 0.04% Gel
Supatret 0.04% Gel is used in the treatment of acne.
Storage Of Supatret 0.04% Gel
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. – Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.