Aziderm Azelaic Acid 20% Cream
WHAT IS AZIDERM AZELAIC ACID 15 G CREAM ?
Azelaic acid belongs to a class of drugs known as dicarboxylic acids. It works by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria on the skin and by helping to keep your pores open and unblocked, thus decreasing the number of acne pimples.
WHAT IS THE USE OF AZIDERM AZELAIC ACID 15 G CREAM ?
This medication is used to treat mild to moderate acne.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF AZIDERM AZELAIC ACID 15 G CREAM ?
Dryness; temporary burning, itching, redness, stinging, or tingling at the application site.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); change in skin color; peeling, irritation, or inflammation of skin.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF AZIDERM AZELAIC ACID 15 G CREAM ?
- Azelaic acid cream is for external use only. Avoid getting azelaic acid cream in your vagina, eyes, nose, or mouth.
- If you use topical products too often, your condition may become worse.
- Talk with your doctor before you use any other medicines or cleansers on your skin.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using azelaic acid cream while you are pregnant. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use azelaic acid cream, check with your doctor.