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food interaction for DERIVA-BPO

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pregnancy interaction for DERIVA-BPO

lactation interaction for DERIVA-BPO

medicine interaction for DERIVA-BPO

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No interaction found
No interaction found
Deriva-bpo gel may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Deriva-bpo gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR DERIVA-BPO

Adapalene Topical(0.1% w/w)

Uses

Adapalene Topical is used in the treatment of acne

How it works

Adapalene topical works by slowing the production of certain natural substances that can cause acne.

Common side effects

Dry skin, Skin burn, Irritation, Redness of skin
Benzoyl Peroxide(2.5% w/w)

Uses

Benzoyl Peroxide is used in the treatment of psoriasis, keratoses (abnormal skin growth) and dermatitis.

How it works

Benzoyl peroxide attacks the bacteria (germs) known as Propionibacterium acnes, one of the main causes of acne. It also has peeling and drying properties.

Common side effects

Dry skin, Erythema, Skin peeling, Burning sensation

COMMON DOSAGE FOR DERIVA-BPO GEL

Patients taking DERIVA-BPO GEL

  • 83%
    Once A Day
  • 10%
    Twice A Day
  • 4%
    Thrice A week
  • 1%
    Thrice A Day
  • 1%
    Alternate Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR DERIVA-BPO

4 Substitutes
4 Substitutes
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  • EPIDUO 0.1/2.5% GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Galderma India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 28/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 420
    pay 43% more per GM of gel
  • MINOZ-BPO GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 19.33/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 290
    save 2% more per GM of gel
  • EPIDUO 0.1/2.5% GEL
    (30 GM gel in tube)
    Galderma India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 31.67/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 950
    pay 61% more per GM of gel
  • ZINDERM -BPO GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Wockhardt Ltd
    Rs. 16.60/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 249
    save 15% more per GM of gel

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Expert advice FOR DERIVA-BPO

  • Avoid contact of cream/ gel with the eyes, lips, mouth or angles of the nose, and other sensitive areas of the body. 
  • Avoid excessive sun exposure and wear protective clothing while using adapalene topical. Use of sunscreen products and protective clothing over the treated area.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to adapalene or any of its ingredients.

Frequently asked questions FOR DERIVA-BPO

Adapalene Topical

Q. Is adapalene/Differin/Adaferin a steroid or statin?
No, adapalene, Differin (brand name for adapalene, Adaferin (brand name for adapalene) belong to class of medications called retinoid-like compounds
Q. Is adapalene topical good for wrinkles?
In some clinical studies, anti-wrinkle effect of adapalene has been observed. However, consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Is adapalene the same as Retin-A?
No, Adapalene is a medication that works in the same way as Retin-A, but it is more effective than Retin-A
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Q. Does adapalene topical reduces acne scars?
Yes, adapalene topical reduces acne scars
Q. Does adapalene topical cause skin exfoliation?
Yes, it may sometime cause skin exfoliation.

Benzoyl Peroxide

Q. Does benzoyl peroxide work/ is benzoyl peroxide good for skin/pimples/acne/acne marks/ acne scars/ dark spots?
Benzoyl peroxide is effective in treating acne on face, chest or back in most of the people where the skin has a lot of blackheads, spots and pimples. It can be helpful in treating acne marks, scars and dark spots
Q. Does benzoyl peroxide darken skin/cause hyperpigmentation/peel skin/bleach skin/cause redness?
Benzoyl peroxide may cause redness, peel the skin and also bleach skin and hair. It doesn't darken the skin or cause hyperpigmentation, but it should be best to use it under a doctor's supervision
Q. Is benzoyl peroxide a BHA/an antibiotic/ retin a/salicylic acid?
Benzoyl peroxide is not a beta hydroxy acid (BHA), antibiotic, retin A or salicylic acid
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Q. Is benzoyl peroxide the same as hydrogen peroxide?
No, benzoyl peroxide is different from hydrogen peroxide.

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Content on this page was last updated on 18 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)