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Aceret 25mg Capsule

Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Acitretin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Aceret 25mg Capsule is used for the control, prevention and treatment of psoriasis, and other similar skin diseases. Aceret 25mg Capsule works by inducing keratinocyte differentiation, thus leading to the slowing of cell reproduction.

Do not take Aceret 25mg Capsule if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in it. Before using Aceret 25mg Capsule tell your doctor if you are using any prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs, or other herbal and dietary pills and supplements, if you suffer from capillary leak syndrome, if you have any history of erythroderma, or if you are pregnant and/or breastfeeding. Also let your doctor know your history of medical problems, pre-existing diseases and current health conditions.

Aceret 25mg Capsule is administered via topical cream form, which has to be applied directly to the affected area. Dosage depends on conditions such as medical condition, diet, age, and counteraction with other medicines.

Possible side effects of Aceret 25mg Capsule include redness at the site of application, rashes, skin irritation, skin peeling, itching, and chapped lips. Generally, these side effects should go away on their own after a limited period of time. In case the side effects fail to go away, you need to consult your doctor immediately. If you experience side effects other than the ones listed above, you need to contact your doctor for immediate medical assistance.

In addition to its intended effect, Aceret 25mg Capsule may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Dry lips
Dry nose
Visual disturbance.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Taking alcohol and acitretin is not recommended because it increase the risk for birth defects in pregnant women.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Aceret 10mg capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Aceret 10mg capsule is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
Does this affect kidney function?
Acitretin is not indicated in renal dysfunction.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Aceret 25mg Capsule, and hence can be used as its substitute.
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Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.
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What are you using Aceret 25mg Capsule for?
Other
Psoriasis
How much was the improvement?
Poor
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
More than 2 days
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Not taking on daily level
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
With or without food
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
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Popular Questions & Answers

Hi Doctor my mom is 60 years her problem is since 2 months her feet skin is becoming hard and started cracking she feels very burning and painful and sometimes blood is coming out from cracks she is taking aceret25 tab and applying Dershine cream but no result her diabetes is normal and no bp hemoglobin is also normal pls advice Thanks in advance.

Ayurveda, Moradabad
Hi Doctor my mom is 60 years her problem is since 2 months her feet skin is becoming hard and started cracking she fe...
ask her to apply glycerin mixed with rosewater and lemon juice thrice a day,drink plenty of water,feet should.b cleanse d after coming frm outside,,apply Malayi and massage it thoroughly,pedicure will also help
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I want to know side effects of excess dosage of acrotac 10 mg and how serious it can be? please advise

BHMS
Homeopath, Chennai
I want to know side effects of excess dosage of acrotac 10 mg and how serious it can be? please advise
Side effects of Acrotac 10 mg .Heart: Heart attack, clots in blood vessels and stroke.  •  Central Nervous System: Headache, shakiness, sleeplessness, aggressive feelings and/or suicidal thoughts and depression.  •  Gastrointestinal: Dry mouth, increased thirst, taste changes, nausea, vomiting, inflammation of the pancreas and lower stomach pain.  •  Skin: Rash, sweating, itching, scaling, dryness, thinning, dry or chapped lips, damage of skin, abnormal skin odor, hair loss and nail damage.  •  Genitourinary: Vulvo-vaginal infection due to fungal infection.  •  Hypersensitivity: Allergic reaction includes: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), dizziness and trouble in breathing.  •  Miscellaneous: Fever, chills, dark urine and peeling of skin.  •  Potentially Fatal: Sunburn, jaundice and liver toxicity.  A homoeopathic constitutional treatment will give you a permanent cure naturally You can easily take an online consultation for further treatment guidance and permanent cure without any side effects Medicines will reach you via courier services
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Doctors I am suffering from acidity problem ovet last few month? What tret I do for this.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
Doctors I am suffering from acidity problem ovet last few month? What tret I do for this.
Hello, you can take homoeopathic medicine Nixocid (SBL) (3tabs) thrice a day for a week and revert. * Avoid fried and spicy food. * Include fruits, raw vegetables and fresh vegetable juices in your diet. * If overweight, loose weight. *Drink lot of water.
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How much time actoid 25 takes to control psoriasis? My husband is suffering from psoriasis for about 20 years. Earlier he was taking oncotrex. Last month he tried to leave this medicine. But psoriasis became severe. Now his dermatologist has prescribed actoid 25. After 3-4 days still some new red pimple like patches can be seen on his back.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
How much time actoid 25 takes to control psoriasis? My husband is suffering from psoriasis for about 20 years. Earlie...
Psoriasis is an auto immune disease and we can control it but not cure it fully and medication needs to decided after clinical examination and Few tips- avoid any triggering factor, take folicacid regularly, eat a healthy diet, always be stress free , exercise regularly
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I AM SUFFERING FOR THE LAST ONE YEAR DUE TO PAINFUL CRACKS APPEARING ON THE SOLE OF MY FEET. I HAD BEEN PRESCRIBED ACROTAC 20 MG. WHICH I HAVE CONSUMED FOR AS MUCH TIME. NOW, WHEN IT IS BEING WITHDRAWN DUE TO IMPROVEMENT IN THE SOLES, FRESH CRACKS HAVE DEVELOPED. I AM NOW TAKING ACROTAC 10 MG. DAILY. PLEASE ADVISE HOW TO GET RID OF THIS PAINFUL CHRONIC CONDITION. THERE WAS A TIME I WAS NOT ABLE TO WALK.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
I AM SUFFERING FOR THE LAST ONE YEAR DUE TO PAINFUL CRACKS APPEARING ON THE SOLE OF MY FEET. I HAD BEEN PRESCRIBED AC...
First of all you should follow some basic thing 1. Avoid=hot and cold at time 2. Less the sugar as much as possible if you want to eat sweet take juggery which is black 3. Do not drink water after meal drink at the time of meal sip by sip up to 150 ml 4. Avoid late night sleep 5. Avoid to eat spicy food, besan, bekary food, overeating, junk food. 6. Every 3 day in month eat mung dal and rice for whole day. 7. Gandhak rasayan vati 2 tab twice in a day 8. Panchatikat ghruta guggul 1 tab after lunch and dinner 9. Apply jatyadi ghrut on cracks for 1 month only you should take.
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Popular Health Tips

What is nail psoriasis?

Diploma In Dermatology And Venerology And Leprosy (DDVL)
Dermatologist, Mumbai
What is nail psoriasis?

What is nail psoriasis?

Nail psoriasis is a skin condition which directly affects the nails on your fingers and your toes. This disease results in changes in the overall look and appearance of the nails. The condition usually involves a change in the shape, size, color and texture of your nails and the nails also, might feel tender and hurt.

Symptoms

The most common signs to identify a nail psoriasis condition are enlisted below.

  • Color- The nail color may turn into yellow, green or brown. You may also have red or white spots beneath the nail on the skin
  • Debris buildup- This refers to a potentially painful condition which involves accumulation of a white, powdery material beneath and on the sides of nails
  • Separation- This means that the nail is uprooted from the skin bed on your fingers and toes. This leads to immense pain and discomfort and it might also obstruct with your day to day activities.
  • Thickening- Thickening of the nail happens when there is a fungal infection along with a nail psoriasis condition. This leads to the brittleness and breaking of the nails.

Prevention

Some of the common measures to avoid a nail psoriasis condition are as follows.

  • Keep your nails short, well-trimmed and shaped
  • Wear shoes that are easy on the toes
  • Keep the nail edges smooth using nail filer
  • Moisturize your nails well on a daily basis
  • Wear gloves while doing activities like cleaning or washing

Treatment

The most common treatment for nail psoriasis is phototherapy, which involves the use ultraviolet light rays to address the condition. The therapy usually takes place in a doctor's clinic or a hospital. Additionally, some of the systematic medications used to treat the condition are methotrexate, acitretin and cyclosporine.

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Rheumatism - How Ayurvedic Remedies Can Tret It!

MD Ayurveda, PhD Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Indore
Rheumatism - How Ayurvedic Remedies Can Tret It!

Rheumatoid Arthritis or RA has surfaced as one of the most common types of artists amongst the citizens of the world. What sets it apart from the other types of arthritis is its unique characteristics of maintaining symmetry. In case you are affected with rheumatoid arthritis in your left wrist, your right wrist will also get affected. The same goes for your knees or other joints of the body. In case you suspect that you have Rheumatism, visit an Ayurvedic doctor immediately for best consultation and treatment.

Why See an Ayurvedic Specialist?
The condition might get severe, if not treated in time and might end up affecting your lungs, heart, eyes, skin, nerves and also your blood. One of the best ways to treat rheumatism is by appointing natural and effective treatment processes offered by Ayurveda. Ayurvedic doctors are experienced in treating health conditions, such as rheumatism with their natural medicines and advanced treatments that include no side effects.

Symptoms of Rheumatism:
Rheumatism as a disease, which may sometimes be unpredictable or untraceable. The main reason to this can be its inactive nature in some patients. In some cases, for a long period, it does not make its presence felt, and when it does, it does with a bang. Some of the most common symptoms of Rheumatism are

  1. Stiffness in joints: Joints affected by rheumatism become stiff and less flexible than before or not flexible at all. They become restricted in their movements, and the condition starts affecting both sides of your body.
  2. Inflammation or swelling in joints: Inflammation is another symbol of Rheumatism. This is mainly swelling that happens due to some fluid entering the joints and puffing it up.
  3. Redness in the area with constant warmth: When joints are affected by rheumatism, the skin of the affected area often becomes red and is constantly hot, in comparison to the skin around that affected area.
  4. Pain in that area: The swelling and the uncontrolled inflammation of the joints leads to pain in the same which sometimes may become unbearable and also movement restricting.
  5. Other side effects: It may include, fatigue, nausea, weight loss, and rising temperature. Now that you are aware of the symptoms of rheumatism, in case you notice any of these symbols in your day to day life, it is imperative that you consult an Ayurvedic specialist immediately.

Ayurvedic principles and rheumatism:
While surgery and other medication can be considered optional for treating rheumatism, it does not guarantee a complete cure. Ayurveda, on the other hand, proposes complete and natural cure for the condition, without posing the threat of recurrence of rheumatism or any other kind of side effects. Some of the medicines and herbs, used in Ayurveda to treat rheumatism are

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About Aceret 25mg Capsule
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What are the side effects of Aceret 25mg Capsule?
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What are the substitutes for Aceret 25mg Capsule?
What are the interactions for Aceret 25mg Capsule?