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Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule


Overview

Uses of Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule

Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule side effects

Common
  • Dry skin

How to use Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule works

Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is a derivative of vitamin A. It acts on glands (sebaceous) to reduce the production of a natural substance (sebum) that causes acne. Also, the controlled sebum production kills acne-causing bacteria. It also works as an anti-inflammatory to decrease inflammation (redness and swelling).

Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule. Taking isotretinoin with alcohol may have unpleasant side effects such as fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingly feeling, nausea, and vomiting.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the fetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Your night vision may get worse during your treatment. This can happen suddenly. Drowsiness and dizziness have been reported very rarely. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
If you experience excessive tiredness, puffy eyes and difficulty in urination while taking this medicine, inform your doctor and stop the therapy.
Liver
UNSAFE
Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Mavtron Soft Gelatin Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Avoid face waxing and laser treatment while using this medicine as it makes your skin more fragile.
  • Avoid taking tetracycline as it may reduce the Mavtron 20 Soft Gelatin Capsule activity.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mavtron

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I have acne. Doctor prescribed isobest-aXNvYmVzdA==https://www.1mg.com/brands/isobest-aXNvYmVzdA==">isobest 10mg capsule. This drug (or any other brand of the same generic composition) is not available in chennai. So what should i replace that with?Isobest 10mg for 20 days, azithromycin, fusdic cream, deriva DM gel were prescribed. I got the rest. But isobest is not available in the city
Dr. Manju Singh
Psychiatrist
Please consult with your nearest allopathy doctor as I am homeopath.
Acne in my face can i use this capsule
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
this capsule is very good for acne but never self medicate as this is a Medicine for special type of acne patients this should be taken under A Dermatologist's supervision only there are various restrictions and advices to keep in mind before taking the capsule. hence a dermatologist consultation face to face is necessary
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  1. Robertson DB, Maibach HI. Dermatologic Pharmacology. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. p. 1056.
  2. Burkhart C, Morrell D, Goldsmith L. Dermatological Pharmacology. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. p. 1812.
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I - 192, Sector - 02, Bawana Industrial. Area, New Delhi - 110039
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