Acno(Intas) Cream Description:
Acno(Intas) Cream works by slowing the production of certain natural substances that can cause acne.
Acno(Intas) Cream is used in the treatment of acne.
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 cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Is isotretinoin a steroid?
No, isotretinoin is not a steroid
Is isotretinoin effective?
Isotretinoin is effective when used for indication and at doses advised by the doctor
Can it be used for oily skin?
It should not be used merely to treat oily skin
Can it be used for mild acne and does it clear scars permanently?
It should not be used for mild acne but only for severe acne which has not responded to other treatment. It may not clear scars permanently
How long can I use isotretinoin?
Isotretinoin has to be used for at least 6-8 weeks. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding the duration of use and do not self-medicate or use for extended period of time
Does isotretinoin cause weight gain/weight loss/hair loss/affect menstrual cycle?
Isotretinoin is not known to commonly cause weight gain/weight loss/hair loss/affect menstrual cycle
Is isotretinoin same as tretinoin/ Accutane?
Accutane is the brand name for isotretinoin. Isotretinoin and tretinoin are different