food interaction for DERIVA-CMS

alcohol interaction for DERIVA-CMS

pregnancy interaction for DERIVA-CMS

lactation interaction for DERIVA-CMS

medicine interaction for DERIVA-CMS

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Deriva-cms 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-cms gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR DERIVA-CMS

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.
Clindamycin Topical(1% w/w)

Uses

Clindamycin Topical is used in the treatment of acne.

How it works

Clindamycin topical is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects

Vaginal inflammation, Vulvovaginal discomfort.

COMMON DOSAGE FOR DERIVA-CMS GEL

Patients taking DERIVA-CMS GEL

  • 90%
    Once A Day
  • 5%
    Twice A Day
  • 2%
    Alternate Day
  • 2%
    Thrice A week
  • 1%
    Twice A Week

SUBSTITUTES FOR DERIVA-CMS

7 Substitutes
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  • ACNOVATE 0.1% W/W/1% W/W GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Apex Laboratories Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 13.20/GM of gel
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    Rs. 198
    save 22% more per GM of gel
  • NILAC A GEL
    (20 GM gel in tube)
    Micro Labs Ltd
    Rs. 8.20/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 164
    save 52% more per GM of gel
  • ACNICIN GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 9.84/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 147.65
    save 42% more per GM of gel
  • FORACNE PLUS 0.1% W/W/1% W/W GEL
    (15 GM gel in tube)
    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 5.13/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 77
    save 70% more per GM of gel
  • ACNECURE GEL
    (10 GM gel in tube)
    Psychotropics India Ltd
    Rs. 8.50/GM of gel
    generic_icon
    Rs. 85
    save 50% more per GM of gel

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Expert advice FOR DERIVA-CMS

  • 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-CMS

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.

Clindamycin Topical

Q. Can I use clindamycin with a penicillin allergy?
Clindamycin is considered safe for use in patients with a penicillin allergy
Q. Does clindamycin treat acne scars?
Clindamycin can prevent the formation of new scars by preventing formation of new acne, but will not be useful for the scars already formed
Q. Can clindamycin cream cause thrush?
Yes. Use of clindamycin cream may cause thrush (a type of fungal or yeast infection) in rare cases.

WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT DERIVA-CMS GEL

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
61%
Can't say
23%
Moderately effective
10%
Not effective
6%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

Yes
65%
No
35%

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Content on this page was last updated on 25 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)