Rosula skin cream is a topical treatment often prescribed for skin ailments like acne. This medication is used to treat several skin problems acne, acne - rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis. Rosula skin cream works by killing certain bacteria on the skin that can lead to acne. The sulfur in this product helps to remove dead skin and unclog pores. The active ingredient of Sulfamethoxazole acts as an anti- bacterial medication. Sodium sulfacetamide belongs to a class of drugs known as sulfa antibiotics. It prevents the formation of dihydrofolic acid, a compound that bacteria must be able to make in order to survive. Although it was once a very useful antibiotic, it is almost obsolete as a single agent today due to the development of bacterial resistance to its effects. Rosula is now used primarily in combination with trimethoprim, a combination product known as Bactrim or Septra.

How to Use Rosula Cream

Clean the area of skin with a mild cleanser and water and dry completely. Shake the container well before each use. Apply a thin film of the product to the areas of skin with acne, rosacea, or seborrhea, usually 1-3 times daily or as directed by your doctor. Keep this medication away from the eyes, lips or nostrils. Do not apply to areas of skin that are cracked or raw. Wash your hands with soap and water after each application. Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same time each day. Do not use more of this medication, use it more frequently, or keep using it for longer than prescribed.

Cautions before Use Rosula Cream

The cautions, which are to be taken before taking Rosula into use, are as follows:

  • Before using Rosula skin cream, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to sulfacetamide or sulfur; or to other sulfa antibiotics such as ;sulfamethoxazole, sulfisoxazoleor if you have any other allergies.
  • People with a medical history of kidney problems should avoid this medicine.
  • Patients using Rosula on regular basis should avoid excessive exposure to sunlight and should wear ;sunscreen before going out.
  • Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers should avoid using this medicine.

Rosula Cream Side Effects

The side effects that may occur due to the usage of Rosula are as follows:

  • Skin redness, itching, swelling
  • Flaking at the affected area
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Weakness
  • Tiredness
  • Stomach pain
  • Yellowing eyes and skin
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dark urine
  • Painful or swollen joints
  • Fever
  • New cough
  • Easy bleeding & bruising ;
  • Sudden weakness
  • Pale skin
  • Fast breathing

Rosula Cream Reactions and Overdose

  • Before using this medication, ask your doctor or pharmacist about all prescribed and nonprescribed or herbal products you are using as it may cause reactions with them.
  • Rosula can enhance the blood-thinning effects of ;warfarin ;which possibly leading to bleeding. ;
  • This drug should not be used on the same skin area with the medications or skin preparations containing silver.
  • Dangerous overdose affects may rise if swallowed, if this happens the patient must seek medical care.

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