Cicadex, Cream, Reduce The Appearance Of The Scar - 30 Gm
Anti Scar Cream
Category Of Cicadex Cream
Mechanism Of Action Of Anti Scar Cream
Studies suggest that silicone works by hydrating scar tissue, which in turn works to soften the scar, reducing excessive scar formation and causing it to fade.
Therapeutic Indications Of Cicadex Cream
Improve the color and look of old scar
Improve skin texture
Increase skin elasticity
Prevent new scar formation
Method Of Administration Of Cicadex Cream
Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor or pharmacist has told you.
Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Apply a thin layer of the product to your skin and gently massage until absorbed.
Apply it once to several times daily as required.
Always use the dosage described in the leaflet or as prescribed by your doctor.
Apply a sufficient amount of cicadex to a clean, dry scar with pressure massage in one direction for 2 minutes twice/day.
If you think that the effect of the medicine is too weak or too strong, please consult your doctor or pharmacist
Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of Cicadex Cream
Although the following side effects are not common in everyone, some patients may complain from:
Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Precautions While Taking Cicadex Cream
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
Your doctor will discuss the possible risks and benefits of using this medicine during pregnancy and breast-feeding
Non-Pharmacological Treatments & Advice To Reduce Scars Appearance
Act Early After an Injury, Dermatologists recommend that you keep the recent wound clean (with mild soap and water) and seek medical helps
Too much sun exposure can actually cause further discoloration in scars, and scar tissue is more susceptible to sun damage than the rest of your skin. So always use a proper sun screen like Vichy Sunscreen or Avene Sunscreen. You may ask your pharmacist for the best product based on your skin
Some common ingredients in these scar treatments include aloe vera, cocoa butter, Vitamin E, honey, and other hydrating materials. Vaseline (petroleum jelly) and Aquaphor can also help soothe and reduce the appearance of scars.
Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking Cicadex Cream
Before you use this medicine talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are:
Suffer from any other illnesses
Taking or externally applying any other medicines (including those you purchase yourself).
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medications including over-the-counter non-prescription medicines, prescription medicines, herbal supplements, vitamins, and supplements.
Storage Conditions Of Cicadex Cream
Store below 25°c
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.