Avar is a prescribed medication which is used to treat acne vulgaris. Avar is used to treat the inflammation and skin eruptions that are associated with acne and rosacea. Avar can also be used to treat the dry, scaly skin known as seborrheic dermatitis. This product contains antibacterial and drying agents that promote shedding of the skin's top layer (keratolysis). Avar has the combination of two medications of Sulfacetamide sodium and Sulfur. Avar is found in the form of Avar Green, Avar E Green, Avar E Cleanser, Avar Cleanser, Avar Gel and all these products are used for the same purpose. Avar LS Cleanser works by killing bacteria and by shedding the top layer of skin.

How to Use Avar Cleanser

  • Apply a thin film of Avar gel to the affected areas 1 to 3 times daily, or as directed by your doctor.
  • This medication is for use only on the skin.
  • Avar Green is a tinted version of the gel that helps tone down redness so it should be applied accordingly.
  • Apply a thin layer of medication to the affected area 1 to 3 times daily, or use as directed by your doctor.
  • Avoid getting any of this medication in the eyes or inside the nose or mouth. If it does get in your eyes, wash them immediately with plenty of water.

Cautions before Use Avar Cleanser

  • You should not use Avar if you are allergic to sulfa drugs.
  • People who are suffering from kidney diseases should not use any Avar product.
  • If your skin becomes excessively red or irritated then you should not use Avar.
  • If you have eczema or a history of lupus then you should not use Avar.

Avar Cleanser Side Effects

The side effects which may arise due to the usage of Avar are as follows:

  • Redness and irritation of the skin
  • Cracked Skin
  • Rash
  • Weakness
  • Dark urine
  • Yellowing eyes or skin
  • persistent sore throat
  • Fever
  • Easy bruising or bleeding
  • Trouble in breathing

Avar Cleanser Interactions and Overdose

No drug interactions have been reported with Avar. But if you are taking Avar with certain other drugs, then the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. So it is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Avar with other drugs.

Avar has not been reported to have any kind of overdose but in case of any overdose happens the patient should be taken under prompt medical support.


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