Qmica 12.5 mg Cream


Overview

Uses of Qmica Cream

Qmica 12.5 mg Cream is used in the treatment of genital warts, actinic keratosis and basal cell cancer.

Qmica Cream side effects

Common
  • Application site itching
  • Pain

How to use Qmica 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.

How Qmica Cream works

Qmica 12.5 mg Cream works in genital warts by triggering the immune system to produce natural substances which help fight against the virus, that causes warts. Researchers don't know how exactly it works in actinic keratosis or basal cell cancer.

Qmica Cream related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Qmica 12.5 mg Cream 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.
Lactation
Qmica 12.5 mg Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Qmica Cream?

If you miss a dose of Qmica 12.5 mg Cream, 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

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Qmica 12.5 mg Cream
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Expert Advice

  • Inform you doctor if you have or ever had unusual sensitivity to sunlight, any skin disease such as psoriasis, graft vs. host disease, recent surgery to the affected area, any other type of skin cancer,  any condition that affects the immune system (such as human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), Human Papilloma virus (HPV) infection.
  • Do not cover the treated area with bandages or dressings.
  • Avoid contact with vagina, eyes, nose, mouth, lips and exposure to sunlight. Women should take special care when applying cream at the opening of the vagina. 
  • Do not administrate imiquimod until the wound is completely healed from any previous drug or surgical treatment and also on normal or inflamed skin and open wounds.
  • Caution should be exercised if you have autoimmune disorder, broken, damaged or inflamed skin.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if Patients is allergic to imiquimod or any of its ingredients.

User Feedback


FAQs

Q. Is Qmica a steroid and is it over the counter medicine?
Qmica is non-steroidal topical cream and it is not sold over the counter.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
MRP
78.41
1 gm in 1 tube
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