Imiquimod

Prescription Required



  • Manufactured by: Jan Aushadhi
  • Storage: Store at room temperature


Imiquimod Information



Imiquimod Benefits & Uses

Imiquimod is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Imiquimod Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage


Imiquimod Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Imiquimod is used -

Moderate

Mild

Imiquimod Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Imiquimod safe for pregnant women?


    Imiquimod can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Imiquimod right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Imiquimod safe during breastfeeding?


    Imiquimod may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Imiquimod, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Imiquimod.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Imiquimod on the Kidneys?


    Using Imiquimod does not have any harmful effects on kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Imiquimod on the Liver?


    Using Imiquimod does not have any harmful effects on the liver.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Imiquimod on the Heart?


    There are no any side effects of Imiquimod for the heart.

    Safe


Severe Interaction of Imiquimod with Other Drugs

Imiquimod should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Mild



Imiquimod Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Imiquimod unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Imiquimod

  • Is this Imiquimod habit forming or addictive?


    Imiquimod does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Imiquimod does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Imiquimod only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Imiquimod is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Imiquimod Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Imiquimod


    Taking Imiquimod with food does not harm your health.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Imiquimod


    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Imiquimod and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

    Unknown


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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Aldara® (imiquimod)



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