Medicine : Ilumax Cream(20gm)

Name:Ilumax Cream(20gm)
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Ajanta Pharma Ltd
Generic Use:Niacinamide , Phenoxyethanol , Chlorphenesin , Benzoic Acid
Composition:Niacinamide(1 %w/w) , Phenoxyethanol(0.035% W/w) , Chlorphenesin(0.3 % W/w) , Benzoic Acid(0.5% W/w)
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Generic ( Niacinamide )



Typical use Of Niacinamide :To Treat Hartnup Disease (light Sensitive Skin Rashes), Inflammatory Skin Disease, Vitamin Deficiency, Anxiety And Alzheimer’s Disease (disorder That Causes Mental Confusion And Forgetfulness). It Is Also Used In Combination With Intravenous Vitamin C Therapy For Cancer.
Mechanism of action of Niacinamide :Niacinamide As A Nutritional Supplement Is Necessary For Tissue Respiration, Glucose Production, Lipid, Amino Acid, Protein, And Purine Metabolism In The Body. Niacinamide At Higher Doses Lowers Blood Levels Of Cholesterol And Triglyceride.
Drug Interaction of Niacinamide :Niacinamide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Clonidine, Allopurinol, Anti-diabetic Drugs, Cholesterol Lowering Drugs (cholestyramine And Atorvastatin), Primidone, Probenecid And Sulfinpyrazone. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Niacinamide :Liver Toxicity, Failure Of Bile Secretion In The Intestine (cholestasis), Blockade Of Portal Blood Vessels Due To Fibrosis (portal Fibrosis), Headache, Unusual Tiredness, Urge To Vomit (nausea), Heart Burn, Sore Throat, Dry Hair, Stiffness Of The Face And Inability To Focus.

INTERACTIONS OF NIACINAMIDE


How Niacinamide will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Niacinamide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Niacinamide

No Studies Found






Generic ( Phenoxyethanol )



Typical use Of Phenoxyethanol :NA
Mechanism of action of Phenoxyethanol :NA
Drug Interaction of Phenoxyethanol :NA
Side effects of Phenoxyethanol :NA

INTERACTIONS OF PHENOXYETHANOL


How Phenoxyethanol will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Pregnancy. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Phenoxyethanol will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

There Are No Studies Available Regarding Its Use During Lactation. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Phenoxyethanol

No Studies Found






Generic ( Chlorphenesin )



Typical use Of Chlorphenesin :Neuralgia, Severe Facial Pain
Mechanism of action of Chlorphenesin :Chlorphenesin Is A Muscle Relaxant. It Works By Blocking Nerve Impulses (or Pain Sensations) That Are Sent To Your Brain.Chlorphenesin Is Used, Along With Rest And Physical Therapy, To Treat Injuries And Other Painful Muscular Conditions.
Drug Interaction of Chlorphenesin :Many Drugs Can Increase The Effects Of Chlorphenesin, Which Can Lead To Heavy Sedation. Before Taking This Medication, Tell Your Doctor If You Are Taking Any Of The Following Medicines:antihistamines Such As Brompheniramine (Dimetane, Bromfed, Others), Chlorpheniramine (Chlor-Trimeton, Teldrin, Others), Azatadine (Optimine), Clemastine (Tavist), And Many Others;narcotics (pain Killers) Such As Meperidine (Demerol), Morphine (MS Contin, MSIR, Others), Propoxyphene (Darvon, Darvocet), Hydrocodone (Lorcet, Vicodin), Oxycodone (Percocet, Percodan), Fentanyl (Duragesic), And Codeine (Fiorinal, Fioricet, Tylenol #3, Others);sedatives Such As Phenobarbital (Solfoton, Luminal), Amobarbital (Amytal), And Secobarbital (Seconal);phenothiazines Such As Chlorpromazine (Thorazine), Fluphenazine (Prolixin), Mesoridazine (Serentil), Perphenazine (Trilafon), Prochlorperazine (Compazine), Thioridazine (Mellaril), And Trifluoperazine (Stelazine); Orantidepressants Such As Doxepin (Sinequan), Imipramine (Tofranil), Nortriptyline (Pamelor), Fluoxetine (Prozac), Paroxetine (Paxil), Sertraline (Zoloft), Phenelzine (Nardil), And Tranylcypromine (Parnate).
Side effects of Chlorphenesin :Nausea, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Acute Toxicity.

INTERACTIONS OF CHLORPHENESIN


How Chlorphenesin will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Chlorphenesin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Chlorphenesin

No Studies Found






Generic ( Benzoic Acid )



Typical use Of Benzoic Acid :Athelets Foot, Ringworm.
Mechanism of action of Benzoic Acid :Benzoic Acid Has A Potent Keratolytic Action And A Slight Antiseptic Action When Applied Topically. It Softens And Destroys The Stratum Corneum By Increasing Endogenous Hydration Which Causes The Horny Layer Of The Skin To Swell, Soften, And Then Desquamate. At High Concentrations, Benzoic Acid Has A Caustic Effect. It Also Possesses Weak Antifungal And Antibacterial Activity.
Drug Interaction of Benzoic Acid :Tell Your Doctor Of All Prescription And Nonprescription Medication You May Use. Do Not Start Or Stop Any Medicine Without Doctor Or Pharmacist Approval.
Side effects of Benzoic Acid :Erythema Multiforme, Blurred Vision, Irregular Heart Beat, Hives, Dry Mouth, Flushing, Nausea And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF BENZOIC ACID


How Benzoic Acid will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Benzoic Acid will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Benzoic Acid

No Studies Found