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Aksoderm (retinol) - ointment

The name of the preparation Character; dose; package Manufacturer Price 100% Price after refund In which pharmacy?
Aksoderm ointment; 400 IU / g; 30 g Gemi 11.56 Check

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

The preparation contains the substance:retinol

The drug is available without a prescription

What is Aksoderm?

A preparation for topical application to the skin with a protective effect and supporting skin regeneration processes.

What does Aksoderm contain and how does it work?

The active substance is retionol palmitate, a vitamin A form. Vitamin A regulates the growth, differentiation and regeneration of epithelia. It protects the skin against adverse weather conditions. Supports the regeneration of the epidermis and dermis. It has a positive effect on skin elasticity. Vitamin A deficiency may cause skin lesions and epithelial keratosis. The product is intended for topical application to the skin.

When to use Aksoderm?

The preparation is indicated:
· In the case of skin defects and minor skin damage
· To protect the skin from adverse weather conditions (low temperature, wind), including after slight frostbite and first degree burns.

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.

Take special care with Aksoderm?

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.
The preparation is intended only for use on the skin. Protect eyes from contact with the preparation. Do not use on open wounds or mucous membranes.
Additional information about the other ingredients of the preparation:
· The preparation contains lanolin and may cause a local skin reaction (eg contact dermatitis).

Does this preparation affect the ability to drive vehicles?
The preparation has no influence on the ability to drive and use machines / machines.

Dosage of Aksoderm

The product is an Ointment and is intended for topical application to the skin. Use the preparation as recommended. If you have any doubts regarding the use of the preparation, consult a physician.
Spread a thin layer of ointment on the affected skin area 2-3 times a day.

Can Aksoderm be used 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 plan to become pregnant before using the preparation, consult a doctor.
In pregnant women, the preparation can only be used at the request of a doctor, when in his opinion the benefit for the mother associated with the use of the preparation outweighs the potential risk to the fetus. Vitamin A used in high doses may be teratogenic.
There are no data on the use of the preparation in women during breastfeeding.Before using the preparation in women during breast-feeding, a doctor should be consulted.

Can I use other preparations in parallel?

Tell your doctor about all medicines you have recently taken, including those that are over the counter.
During the period of application, cosmetics and other preparations with a drying and astringent effect should not be used.

What side effects can occur?

Like all medicines, Aksoderm may 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.
Local skin reactions (eg contact dermatitis) and allergic reactions may occur. If any symptoms of hypersensitivity occur, discontinue use and consult a physician.

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