Imiquad Cream (Imiquimode ), Packaging Type: Three Sachets
Imiquimod Cream (Aldera Cream) is a sun damaged skin repair treatment that improves the structure and appearance of prematurely aged skin ( photo aging) , including fine lines, wrinkles, dyspigmentations , sun spots on your nose and face ,dry crusty spots on your nose and overall skin texture. All caused from sun exposure over the years.
Continued use of Imiquad cream will correct the structural changes associated with photodamage (Sun damaged skin) caused by sun damage. Additionally, with the use of Imiquad their will be visibly reduced fine lines and wrinkles, improved skin texture and more uniform skin color. Removing brown spots ( Age Spots) from your face, nose and forehead.
Imiquimod cream ( Generic For Aldara ) is used to treat superficial basal cell carcinoma (skin cancer) and actinic keratoses (sun damaged skin) from to much sun exposure.
Actinic keratosis (AK), also known as a solar keratosis, is a crusty, scaly growth caused by damage from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation. (The Sun)
The active ingredient is Imiquimod (5% concentration), which stimulates the immune system to identify abnormal cells and remove them; this helps to destroy the skin cancer or sun damaged skin.
Pre-treatment with a topical retinoid enhances the effect of Imiquimod by peeling off the top layer of skin.
Normal skin may be unaffected by the treatment.
Imiquad (Imiquimod 5%) Generic for Aldera-Sun Skin Damage
Do not use Imiquimod if:
- You are allergic to Imiquimod
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding
- You are under the age of 18
- You have problems with your immune system
Unwanted side effects
Imiquimod Cream may often cause itching, pain, irritation and redness which are usually tolerable but if very severe then please consult me or your family doctor. If you develop black scabs or ulceration then stop the cream and seek medical advice.
Rarely people can experience more serious side effects such as flu-like symptoms, swelling of the face, diarrhoea; it is best to stop the Imiquimod and consult me or your family doctor
As the cream works your skin may become red,irritated and uncomfortable. Crusting may occur.