What is Actinica Lotion used for?
Actinica Lotion is a sunscreen lotion used to protect sensitive skin from ultraviolet light exposure. It operates by preventing UV light from contacting the skin cells preventing damage to the skin or the potential formation of cancer cells. Your doctor may prescribe this lotion to be used along with other medications or for other unlisted purposes, as well.
How should I use Actinica Lotion?
Actinica Lotion should be used according to your physician`s instructions and those included with the packaging to get the most effective results from treatment. It is usually applied to the areas that will be exposed to the sun twenty minutes before going outside. The lotion should be reapplied every three to four hours while remaining outside to ensure consistent protection. Wash your hands using soap and water after each application to prevent any solution from contacting your eyes, mouth, or other mucous membranes. Ask your doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Actinica Lotion?
Most patients using Actinica Lotion will not experience side effects during treatment. Contact your doctor immediately if you experience any serious or worrying symptoms being especially careful about any signs of an allergic reaction such as skin rashes, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require reduced administration frequency or immediate medical attention in serious cases to prevent further complications from occurring.
Actinica Lotion is only meant to be used externally and should not be administered to skin that is broken or severely damaged.
Strictly use Actinica Lotion (80g) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Actinica Lotion may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.