Users' questions

Is Stieva a cream the same as Retin A?

Is Stieva a cream the same as Retin A?

Retin-A is not the only prescription medication that utilizes tretinoin as the active ingredient. Other brands that contain tretinoin include: Retin-A Micro, Renova, Stieva A Cream, Atralin, Avita.

Can I use Stieva a everyday?

Use STIEVA-A Cream as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. Use STIEVA-A Cream once daily at night time over the whole of the affected area. Your doctor will tell you how many times to use the medicine. You should keep using the medicine until your doctor tells you otherwise.

How long does it take for Stieva a cream to work?

It takes several weeks of regular use of STIEVA-A before you can expect noticeable improvement and 8-10 weeks for optimal results, so be patient. Treat your acne with STIEVA- A for as long as your doctor tells you.

How long does Stieva a last?

After 3 to 6 weeks of treatment, you may notice new blemishes. Keep using this medication, as you will notice a gradual improvement over 8 to 10 weeks. Prolonged exposure to sunlight, sunlamps, wind, and cold should be avoided during treatment.

What do you need to know about stieva cream?

Stieva-A Cream is used to treat acne (spots). Stieva-A belongs to a group of medicines called retinoids. Lowers the number of red, inflamed acne spots. Stieva-A Cream is for use by adults and adolescents with acne. It is not for use by children. Your doctor may have prescribed Stieva-A Cream for another reason. Stieva-A Cream is not addictive.

How much does stieva-a 0.05% cost?

Stieva-A 0.05% Contents:25g Price: HK$50 I’ve started using Stieva-A since last year’s April, and I would like to write an update article. I’m not going to go into details about Tretinoin, and if you are curious what it is, please check out my previous article on Stieva-A cream 0.025%(lower concentration).

When to wash your hands after using stieva?

Wash your hands after using the cream. It can take 6 to 8 weeks before you see the full benefit of Stieva-A Cream. Do not stop using Stieva-A Cream, or change the dose without first checking with your doctor. Stieva-A Cream is for use by adults and adolescents with acne. It is not for use by children.

What to do if you get pregnant while taking stieva?

You should also consult with your doctor if you are planning to have a baby.Use a reliable method of contraception properly while you are using Stieva-A Cream to prevent pregnancy. If you do become pregnant during treatment with Stieva-A Cream, tell your doctor. Breast-feeding is not recommended during treatment with Stieva-A Cream.