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Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm

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Isopearl Gel contains Isotretinoin, Topical | belongs to Vitamin A derivative

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How it works

Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm works by decreasing facial oil (sebum) production. High amounts of sebum can lead to severe acne. If left untreated, severe acne may cause permanent scarring.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm

  • Bone and joint pain severe
  • Bleeding from nose severe
  • Scaling, burning, redness, and swelling of skin
  • Nausea and Vomiting rare
  • Stomach pain rare
  • Diarrhea rare
  • Pain and tenderness of eyes rare
  • Itchy and dry skin
  • Heart burn
  • Rectal bleeding rare
  • Difficult or painful urination
  • Increased thirst
  • Increased heartbeat rare
  • Ringing or buzzing in the ears

Uses of Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm

What is it prescribed for?

  • Acne vulgaris

    This medicine is used for the prevention and treatment of severe and painful nodular acne.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 2-4 weeks of topical application.

  • Duration of Effect

    The time duration for which this medicine remains effective is not clinically established.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    Use of this medicine by women are pregnant or suspecting a pregnancy is not recommended. It is advised to take extra precautionary measures and avoid intended/unintended pregnancy while using this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    Use of this medicine by women who are breastfeeding is not recommended. Your doctor may prescribe suitable alternatives after assessing your condition.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to tretinoin/ Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm /retinoids or any other component present in the dosage form.

  • Liver disease

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have an impairment of liver function.

  • Hypervitaminosis A

    This medicine is not recommended for use if you have more than normal levels of vitamin A in the body.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    Use of this medicine by women are pregnant or suspecting a pregnancy is not recommended. It is advised to take extra precautionary measures and avoid intended/unintended pregnancy while using this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    Use of this medicine by women who are breastfeeding is not recommended. Your doctor may prescribe suitable alternatives after assessing your condition.

General Warnings
  • Exposure to sun

    Use of this medicine can cause adverse reactions of the skin on sun exposure. You should either avoid stepping out at daytime or take appropriate precautionary measures.

  • Other skin creams

    This medicine may interact with other skin care or medicinal products. Consult your doctor before starting the use of other products along with this medicine.

  • Contraception

    Appropriate means of birth control should be adopted while using this medicine. It can cause oral/hormonal contraception failure and hence use of multiple contraception is advised. Contact your doctor immediately if you suspect a pregnancy while using this medicine.

  • Donation of blood

    It is advised to refrain from donating blood for 1 month after stopping the use of this medicine.

  • Depresseion

    Use of this medicine has been known to cause varying levels of depression in different people. Report any current/past incidences of depression, agitation, anxiety, or other psychotic disorders to the doctor.

  • Hearing impairment

    Use of this medicine has been associated with hearing impairment which may persist even after the use is discontinued.

  • Disturbance in vision

    Use of this medicine may cause disturbances in vision. Report any incidence of disturbance in the vision to the doctor.

  • Hyperlipidemia

    Use of this medicine has been associated with an increased level of lipids and triglycerides in the body and hence should be used with caution in patients suffering from hypercholesterolemia and other associated diseases.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Skip the missed dose and continue with the regularly scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

  • Overdose

    Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected. Symptoms of overdose may include a headache, dizziness, vomiting, stomach pain, tingling and stinging sensation of the skin etc.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Tetracycline severe
  • Ethinyl Estradiol severe
  • Natural Micronised Progesterone severe
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having an increased pressure around the brain due to a disease or trauma. Your doctor may determine the best course of treatment in such cases.

  • moderate

    Use of this medicine may worsen the symptoms of psychiatric disorders. It should be used with caution by patients suffering from mood changes, anxiety, agitation, depression etc.

  • Use of this medicine may cause a reduction in bone density and hence should be used with caution in patients suffering from osteoporosis or other disorders affecting bone density.

General Instructions

Take Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm as instructed by the doctor. Follow all the directions mentioned on the label. Do not take in larger or smaller quantities than prescribed. This medicine should be taken with food. The symptoms might get worse in the initial phase of treatment.

Other details

  • To be taken with food
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

what are the adverse effects of Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm?

Local irritation.

What happens if I miss a dose of Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm?

Adults: Apply sparingly once or twice daily for minimum 6-8 wk. Children: Not recommended.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Isopearl 0.05% Gel 10 gm. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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