Know About Vitiligo
What is Vitiligo?
Vitiligo is a long term skin condition that causes depigmentation of the skin. It can affect skin on any part of the body. It can also affect hair, the inside of the mouth and even the eyes. It affects people of all ethnicities but is more noticeable in people with darker skin. It is not life threatening or contagious
There is no cure for vitiligo. The goal of treatment is to stop or slow the progression of pigment loss and attempt to restore color to the skin.
Know About Melgain®
What is Melgain®?
Melgain® is peptide-based lotion preparation, for external use only. Melgain® is composed with 10 amino acids (Deca-peptide). Melgain® is an effective drug in the treatment of Vitiligo.
How it acts?
Melgain® acts as a. Mitogen to Melanocytes b. As chemokinetic & chemotactic (thus Melanocytes proliferate at margins and migrate & populate the Vitiligo patch) c. As a stimulator of Melgain® biosynthesis by Melanocytes which proliferate in response to Melgain.
Decapeptide (Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor)
- - Contains 10 amino acids
- - 3 skin penetration enhancers