Uses of medication: Eflora is a prescription medication indicated in order applied to the skin for the reduction of unwanted facial hair in women.
- The eflora cream is to be used twice daily, at least eight hours apart, or as directed by your healthcare provider. This cream is licensed for the external use only.
- A thin layer of the cream is applied on the affected areas of the face.
- Avoid washing the treatment areas for at least 4 hours after application of cream.
- If you forget or miss a vaniqa dose, do not try to make it up. Return to the usual application schedule as soon as possible.
Treatment Reactions: This cream may cause redness, burning, stinging, tingling or rash on areas of the skin where it is applied. Hair bumps may also occur. If any of them persist, consult your healthcare provider.
Warnings and Precautions:
- You should not use eflornithine hydrochloride cream if you are less than 12 years of age.
- Avoid getting the medication in your eyes, inside your mouth or nose. If the cream gets in the eyes, rinse properly thoroughly with water and call your doctor.
- If you are using any kind of skin or facial creams, check with your doctor prior to use of eflornithine cream.
- If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, talk to your doctor whether you should use eflornithine cream during pregnancy.
- If you are breast-feeding, consult your healthcare professional prior to using eflornithine hydrochloride cream.
- In case of continuous irritation, the patient should discontinue use of this cream.
- This cream shouldn’t be used by those who are allergic to any of the existing ingredients in the cream.