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Acerin (lactic acid + salicylic acid) - liquid

The name of the preparation Character; dose; package Manufacturer Price 100% Price after refund In which pharmacy?
Acerin liquid; 1 g contains: 195 mg of salicylic acid, 98 mg of lactic acid; 8 g [9 ml] Scan-Anida 6.99 Check

Note: reimbursed drug prices are in line with the regulations in force from July 1, 2018.

The preparation contains the substance:lactic acid + salicylic acid

The drug is available without a prescription

What is Acerin?

The product is intended for topical application to the skin.

What does Acerin contain and how does it work?

The preparation is composed of two components: lactic acid and salicylic acid. It has an exfoliating effect, prevents excessive keratinization of the epidermis.
Salicylic acid has a keratolytic effect, softens and loosens the keratinized epidermis, facilitating its exfoliation.
Lactic acid is a corr osive agent that destroys the Corn ified layer of the skin.

When to use Acerin?

The preparation is indicated for use to remove corns and thickened skin.

When not to use this preparation?

Unfortunately, even if there are indications to use the preparation, it can not always be used. You can not use the preparation if you are allergic (you are hypersensitive) to any of the ingredients.
Do not use the preparation:
- orally
- in people with diabetes or with cardiovascular disorders
- if the skin surrounding the print is damaged or altered
- on the face and on the genital area.
The use of the preparation in children is contraindicated.

Take special care with Acerin?

Certain diseases and other circumstances may constitute a contraindication to use or indication to change the dosage of the preparation. In some situations it may be necessary to carry out specific check-ups.
If excessive skin irritation occurs, the product should be discontinued.
Protect eyes, mucous membranes and respiratory tracts from contact with the preparation and its vapors; if you accidentally come into contact, immediately wash the area with plenty of water.
To avoid burns, protect the healthy skin surrounding the imprint from contact with the preparation (for example, by lubricating it with a thick layer of Vaseline).
Do not use the preparation on unaltered healthy skin or damaged skin, because salicylic acid is absorbed through the skin and systemic side effects may occur.
The medicinal product contains volatile and flammable substances, be careful.

Does this preparation affect the ability to drive vehicles?
There was no effect on the ability to drive or use machines / machines.

Dosage of Acerin

The preparation is a liquid for use on the skin. Use the preparation as recommended. Do not exceed the recommended doses because it will not increase the effectiveness of the drug and may harm your health and life. If you have any doubts regarding the use of the preparation, consult a physician.
Soak your legs in warm water for 15-30 minutes and then after drying apply the preparation with a brush to the imprint or a thickened place on the skin. Be careful not to touch healthy skin, let it dry. If necessary, repeat the operation several times over the following days (use once a day).Then, wash your legs and mechanically remove the imprint.
The product is intended for use on the skin only.

Can I use Acerin during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

During pregnancy, do not use any medicine without consulting your doctor!
It is very important that before using any medicine during pregnancy or breastfeeding, consult a physician and explain beyond any doubt the potential risks and benefits associated with the use of the drug. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, consult your doctor before using the product.
The use of the preparation during pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended due to the lack of studies on its safety in these groups of patients.

Can I use other preparations in parallel?

Tell your doctor about all medicines you have recently taken, including those that are over the counter. In particular, consult your doctor if you are using any of the medicines listed below, as you may need to change your dosage or stop taking your medicine.
The prepatrate interaction is unknown.

What side effects can occur?

Like all medicines, Acerin can also cause side effects, although it will not occur in all patients who use this medicine. Remember that the expected benefits of using the drug are usually greater than the damage resulting from the occurrence of side effects.
Symptoms of irritation and inflammation may occur. The use of the medicinal product on healthy skin may cause burns and pain.

Other preparations on the Polish market containing lactic acid + salicylic acid

ABE (liquid on the skin)
BRODACID (liquid on the skin)
Duofilm (liquid on the skin)
Ointment for imprints (ointment)