What is Mimyx?Mimyx is a topical cream (applied to the skin surface) used to treat the burning and itching associated with a variety of skin conditions. Mimyx helps to relieve dry, waxy skin by maintaining a moist wound and skin environment, which is beneficial to the healing process.
What is the most important information I should know about Mimyx?Mimyx is for external use only.
Mimyx does not contain a sunscreen. Do not use Mimyx prior to extended exposure to the sun.
Contact your doctor if your condition worsens or does not improve after 10-14 days of using Mimyx. Also, contact your doctor if you get a skin infection.
If you use Mimyx prior to radiation, do not apply it 4 hours before the radiation session.
Who should not take Mimyx?Do not use Mimyx if you are allergic to it or any of its ingredients.
What should I tell my doctor before I take the first dose of Mimyx?Tell your doctor about all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal medications you are taking before beginning treatment with Mimyx. Also, talk to your doctor about your complete medical history, especially if you have a skin infection, or if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
What is the usual dosage?The information below is based on the dosage guidelines your doctor uses. Depending on your condition and medical history, your doctor may prescribe a different regimen. Do not change the dosage or stop taking your medication without your doctor's approval.
Adults: Apply to the affected area(s) 3 times a day or as needed.
How should I take Mimyx?Use Mimyx exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Massage Mimyx gently into your skin. If your skin is broken, cover Mimyx with a dressing (bandage).
What should I avoid while taking Mimyx?Avoid too much sun exposure while you are using Mimyx.
What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Mimyx?No significant interactions have been reported with Mimyx at this time. However, always tell your doctor about any medicines you take, including over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
What are the possible side effects of Mimyx?Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.
Side effects may include: burning sensation, hives, itching, rash, skin redness, swelling
Can I receive Mimyx if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?The effects of Mimyx during pregnancy and breastfeeding are unknown. Tell your doctor immediately if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Mimyx?If you miss a dose of Mimyx, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and return to your regular dosing schedule. Do not apply two doses at once.
How should I store Mimyx?Store at room temperature. Do not freeze.