What Are The Uses Of Octyl methoxycinnamate?
Octyl methoxycinnamate, an ester family drug, is used in the treatment of following conditions:
- Sunscreen lotions and lip balms to protect skin and lips from UV-B rays.
- Prevention of sunburns and premature ageing.
What Are The Side Effects Of Octyl methoxycinnamate?
Usually safe. Some people may experience:
Sometimes severe (but rare) side effects are
- Swelling of face / tongue / throat.
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Octyl methoxycinnamate?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hyper sensitivity towards the drug octyl methoxycinnamate or any other allergies.