Can I buy Aldara cream Online?
Aldara (Imiquimod) 5% Cream for Genital Warts But did you know that Aldara genital warts cream is also sold online through The Independent Pharmacy after an easy online consultation with one of our doctors?
What is Imiquad cream used for?
Imiquad Cream (0.25gm Each) is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of genital warts (Skin bumps on or around the genital or anal area). It effectively removes the warts, promotes healing of injured skin and helps in formation of new healthy layers of skin.
What is the brand name for imiquimod?
Imiquimod is a prescription medication used to treat skin conditions such as actinic keratosis, superficial basal cell carcinoma, and external genital warts. Imiquimod is available under the following different brand names: Aldara and Zyclara.
Does Aldara cream Need prescription?
Aldara is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of Actinic Keratosis, Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma, and External Genital Warts. Aldara may be used alone or with other medications. Aldara belongs to a class of drugs called Topical Skin Products.
What is Aldara 5% cream used for?
This medication is used to treat certain types of growths on the skin. These are precancerous growths (actinic keratoses), a certain type of skin cancer (superficial basal cell carcinoma), and warts on the outside of the genitals/anus. Treating these conditions can decrease complications from them.
How do I apply for Imiquad?
Directions for Use Solution: Gently rinse the affected area with saline or water before applying Imiquad Cream 0.25 gm. Pat the skin and dry it with a clean cotton towel. You should apply Imiquad Cream 0.25 gm on the affected area using an applicator and should use a new applicator for each use.
What is Imiquad?
Imiquimod is in a class of medications called immune response modifiers. It treats genital and anal warts by increasing the activity of the body’s immune system. It is not known exactly how imiquimod cream works to treat actinic keratoses or superficial basal cell carcinoma.
Does imiquimod 5 cream work?
Conclusion: Imiquimod 5% cream is a new therapeutic option for patients with genital warts. It produces clearance rates broadly similar to those of other treatment approaches and rates of wart recurrence compare favourably with those reported for established treatments.
Is Aldara and imiquimod the same?
Imiquimod cream is a cancer treatment and is also known by its brand name, Aldara. It is a treatment for: basal cell skin cancer (BCC)
Can you apply Aldara everyday?
When using Aldara to treat External Genital or Perianal Warts. Apply a thin layer of cream once a day, at bedtime, three times a week or as recommended by your doctor. For three times a week application, Aldara can be applied on Monday, Wednesday and Friday; or Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Is Aldara cream safe?
Using too much Aldara, or using it for too long can increase your risk of severe skin reactions. Follow your doctor’s instructions. Do not use Aldara on areas of broken, wounded, or burned skin (including sunburn).
Can you use Aldara everyday?
What are the side effects of imiquimod 5% cream?
What side effects can this medication cause?
- redness, itching, burning, or bleeding of the treated area.
- flaking, scaling, dryness, or thickening of the skin.
- swelling, stinging, or pain in the treated area.
- blisters, scabs, or bumps on the skin.
- back pain.