Effective substance: colloidal sulfur, 1.5 g (5%) in 30 g of powder. Auxiliary substances: titanium oxide, magnesium stearate, zinc stearate and talc
A sulfur-containing powder for the treatment of all type of acne. An effective component of this preparation is colloidal sulfur, with disinfective and keratolytic effects. The sulfur and the auxiliary substances contained in the powder bind to themselves the excessive lipids on the skin surface.
Aknepur powder is used for the treatment of light and medium serious forms of acne.
Dosage and method of application
An adequate quantity of the powder is applied 1-3 times daily on the places affected. Prior to application the skin must be properly washed and dried.
Hypersensitivity to the components of the preparation.
Very seldom excessive sensitivity to contact with the sulfur in the powder may develop. Sometimes signs of excessive dryness of the skin may appear, manifesting themselves in the peeling of minor flakes of the skin; in some patients an increase in the formation of black comedons may occur.
Aknepur powder may be used to advantage with other preparations in the AKNEPUR series.
Pregnancy and lactation
The use of the preparation during pregnancy and lactation is not contraindicated.
The preparation may be dispensed even without a prescription.