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Primary uses of Aze Cream

15 gm in 1 tube

Medicine Overview of Aze Cream


Uses of Aze Cream

Aze Cream is used in the treatment of acne.

Aze Cream side effects


Application site burning, Application site pain, Application site itching.


How to use Aze Cream

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. Aze Cream may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Aze Cream works

Aze Cream works by stopping the production of essential substances in certain bacteria, therefore stopping them growing.

In Depth Information on Aze Cream

Expert advice for Aze Cream

Do not use azelaic acid for more than 12 months at any time.
Do not take if you are allergic to azelaic acid or any of its ingredients.
Before applying the cream/gel, clean the skin thoroughly with plain water and pat it dry.
Azelaic acid is for external use on the skin only. Do not allow azelaic acid to come in contact with your eyes, mouth or other inner skin layer (mucous membranes). If it does, wash immediately with cool water.
Inform your doctor if you have asthma before using azelaic acid.
Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

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Aze Cream related warnings
Special precautions for Aze Cream
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Aze Cream is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Aze Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Aze Cream does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Aze Cream is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aze Cream may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

What if you miss a dose of Aze Cream?uses

If you miss a dose of Aze Cream, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Aze Cream

Frequently asked questions about Azelaic Acid Topical

Q. Is azelaic acid an AHA/ retinoid/ antibiotic/ DHT blocker/ steroid?
Azelaic acid is not an AHA/retinoid/antibiotic/steroid. Azelaic acid may be an inhibitor of 5-alpha reductase which in turn decreases the levels of DHT (dihydrotestosterone)
Q. Does azelaic acid topical work for wrinkles/ melasma/hair loss/redness/to get lighter skin?
Azelaic acid topical mainly used to treat pimples, sometimes for melasma and not recommended for other skin conditions
Q. Does azelaic acid topical exfoliate?
There is not much evidence found for azelaic acid exfoliating dead skin
Q. Does azelaic acid bleach clothes?
No, azelaic acid does not bleach clothes.

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