Medicine : Melalite (15cream 50gm)

Name:Melalite (15cream 50gm)
Type:Cream
Manufacturer:Piramal Healthcare
Generic Use:Hydroquinone , Octinoxate , Oxybenzon
Composition:Hydroquinone( 2%w/w) , Octinoxate(9%w/w) , Oxybenzon( 2.5%w/w)
Substitutes:melalite (15cream 50gm) , melalite (15cream 50gm) , melalite (15cream 50gm)


Generic ( Hydroquinone )



Typical use Of Hydroquinone :Dark Patches
Mechanism of action of Hydroquinone :Hydroquinone Is A Topical Depigmentating Agent Used In Hyperpigmentation Conditions By Suppressing Melanocyte Metabolic Processes. It Also Increases Melanin Excretion From Melanocytes And Prevents Its Production.
Drug Interaction of Hydroquinone :Do Not Start, Stop, Or Change The Dosage Of Any Medicine Before Check With Your Doctor Or Pharmacist First. Before Using This Medication, Tell Your Doctor Or Pharmacist Of All Prescription And Nonprescription/herbal Products You May Use. Keep A List Of All Your Medications With You, And Share The List With Your Doctor And Pharmacist.
Side effects of Hydroquinone :Transient Erythema, Mild Burning Sensations, Hyperpigmentation. Staining And Corneal Opacities. Tremors And Convulsions After Systemic Absorption. Occasionally, Hypersensitivity.

INTERACTIONS OF HYDROQUINONE


How Hydroquinone 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 Hydroquinone 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 Hydroquinone

No Studies Found






Generic ( Octinoxate )



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

INTERACTIONS OF OCTINOXATE


How Octinoxate 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 Octinoxate 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 Octinoxate

No Studies Found






Generic ( Oxybenzon )



Typical use Of Oxybenzon :Pharmaceutical Aid
Mechanism of action of Oxybenzon :Pharmaceutical Aid
Drug Interaction of Oxybenzon :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 Oxybenzon :Nausea, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Acute Toxicity.

INTERACTIONS OF OXYBENZON


How Oxybenzon 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 Oxybenzon will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Oxybenzon

No Studies Found