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SLC Acne Bar

Manufactured byNEMUS PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
ContainsSalicylic Acid (1 %w/w) + Lactic Acid (1 %w/w)
Description

SLC Acne Bar is used to treat and prevent pimples and skin blemishes in individuals with acne.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for SLC Acne Bar

  • Skin irritation
  • Stinging
  • Change in color and texture of the skin
  • Redness of the skin
  • Skin peeling

Uses of SLC Acne Bar

What is it prescribed for?

  • Acne vulgaris
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to salicylic acid, lactic acid, or any other ingredients present along with the formulation.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
General warnings

External use

This medicine is only recommended for external use. Avoid contact with the mouth, eyes, mucous membranes, cuts, grazes, or wounds.

Missed Dose

If you forget to use this medicine, apply as per the directions next time you wash your face or affected areas.

Overdose

An overdose of this medicine is not likely to cause severe symptoms. However, the ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

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

Instructions

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

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
This medicine is meant for external use only. If the medicine is swallowed, seek immediate medical help. Follow all dosing instructions mentioned on the label or the package insert. Do not use this medicine for durations shorter or longer than recommended by your doctor. Report any severe undesired side effects or a lack of improvement to the doctor immediately.
Miscelleneous

Usage does not depend on food timings

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
This medicine unplugs the blocked skin pores to allow pimples to shrink. It removes excess oil from the face and controls acne and acne breakouts.
Legal Status

Unknown

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Classification

Category

Topical keratolytics, Topical acne agents

Schedule

OTC

SLC Acne Bar– Nemus Pharma [Internet]. Nemuspharma.in. 2020 [cited 1 July 2020]. Available from:

https://nemuspharma.in/slc-acne-bar/

Salicylic Acid Topical: MedlinePlus Drug Information [Internet]. Medlineplus.gov. 2020 [cited 17 June 2020]. Available from:

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a607072.html#:~:text=Topical%20salicylic%20acid%20is%20also,calluses%2C%20and%20warts%20on%20the

Salicylic acid - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2020 [cited 1 July 2020]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB00936

Lactic acid - DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2020 [cited 1 July 2020]. Available from:

https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB04398
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Information on this page was last updated on 4 Jul 2020

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