Schwarz Pharma | Actinex (Medication)


Actinex is a potent lipoxygenase inhibitor that interferes with arachidonic acid metabolism. The compound also inhibits formyltetrahydrofolate synthetase, carboxylesterase, and cyclooxygenase to a lesser extent. It also serves as an antioxidant in fats and oils.

Actinex is used on the skin to treat sun-induced skin growths.

This medication is for use on the skin only. Clean and dry the affected area as directed. Then apply a small amount of the medication on the skin. A thin layer is all that is needed. Massage the medication in gently. Wash hands after use. Do not use large amounts, apply this more often or use this for a longer period than directed.

Your condition will not clear faster, but the chance for side effects may be increased. Use carefully if applying to the face. Avoid contact with the eyes, nose and mouth. Do not cover the area with a plastic or waterproof bandage. ...

Side Effect:

This medication may cause burning when first applied. Redness, itching, dry skin, skin roughness or wrinkling may occur. If any of these symptoms becomes bothersome, contact your doctor. Notify your doctor if you develop:bleeding, blistering, skin rash. ...


Tell your doctor if you have any pre-existing conditions, such as:illness, infections, any allergies.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...