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Your privacy is important, Prescription Doctor are committed to keeping your details completely confidential.
This is why we also take steps to conceal your prescription products under two layers of packaging.
We have a commitment to delivering a discreet service and understand your need for privacy. We ship all orders via a trackable courier using discreet, plain packaging.
Once your order is dispatched you will receive a tracking number via sms and email.
We deliver medications between Monday and Saturday. You can upgrade to Saturday delivery on Friday.
You should receive a tracking number with your order which you can use this number to track your parcel online. This should give you a clear indication of where your parcel is. If you haven’t received your parcel in the time frame given by our couriers, contact your local depot to find out where it is. You can also contact our support team who will do this for you.
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If you don’t have a credit or debit card you can pay via bank transfer. We will give you a unique reference number at checkout along with details of how to make the transfer. Once the money has cleared in our account, we will process your order.
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Zineryt lotion is a topical acne treatment which contains an antibiotic called erythromycin.
The antibiotic kills the bacteria associated with acne, allowing the skin to naturally heal itself. The chemical complex contains zinc to help the skin absorb the medicine and improve its healing capabilities.
Zineryt is available to buy online from Prescription Doctor's online pharmacy. Simply fill out our online medical form for our doctor to review. If your order is approved before 3pm, a prescription for Zineryt will be issued for our UK based pharmacy to fulfil.
Our GPhC registered pharmacy will dispatch your item to your preferred address the same day for a next-day delivery. We ship all items in discreet packaging to ensure patient confidentiality.
Zineryt is a prescription-only medicine and is not available to buy over the counter.
There are numerous factors which can influence acne, with hormones being a major contributor. During puberty, when hormones like testosterone and progesterone begin to rise, acne may start to occur.
Some women may experience acne before their period or during the first few months of pregnancy, when progesterone levels are at their highest. Though the exact mechanism of how progesterone causes acne is not known, it is believed that high progestogen levels influence acne.
Aside from hormonal changes, acne can also simply be hereditary. In general, the common risk factors for the development of acne include:
If you suspect that your acne is a side effect of a medication you are currently taking, speak to your doctor. You should not stop taking a medicine your doctor has prescribed, without first consulting your doctor.
Acne can have an affect on your mental health. If your acne is causing you distress, speak to your doctor.
Your doctor can discuss with you about the most suitable course of treatment for you, including over-the-counter medicines or prescription acne creams. They may also be able to help you identify factors which might be worsening your symptoms, such as cosmetic products or medicines.
Acne starts to develop when a pore becomes clogged. This blockage prevents sebum from escaping.
Sebum is an oily substance which forms a protective barrier on the skin's surface. It is secreted from sebaceous glands, which lie just below the surface of the skin.
If a pore becomes blocked, the sebum has nowhere to go, so it builds up below the epidermis.
Bacteria, called Propionibacterium acnes, feed on this build-up of sebum and thrive. These bacteria excrete chemicals which irritate the surrounding tissues and cause inflammation.
Combined with the surplus of sebum, the inflammation causes red, swollen bumps to form on the skin. These can be painful, itchy or dry.
In most cases, these spots are small and go away on their own within a week or so. But for some people, acne can be a severe and distressing condition which affects them both physically and mentally.
Moderate to severe acne is often characterised by a large amount of blackheads, whiteheads, nodules and cysts. It is often diagnosed based on the clinical image (how the condition looks) by a doctor.
It is important to speak to your doctor about your condition, especially if it is causing you distress. Your doctor will be able to discuss possible treatment options with you, such as over-the-counter or prescribed medicines.
It's important not to pick, squeeze or scratch your acne. Doing so can create an open wound which is more susceptible to infection. Aside from infection, scarring can occur from picking or squeezing spots.
Zineryt contains two key ingredients - an antibiotic called erythromycin and zinc.
Erythromycin kills the bacteria associated with acne. These bacteria thrive on the surplus of sebum which builds up in clogged skin pores. They excrete chemicals which irritate the skin and cause inflammation.
By reducing the amount of bacteria and their harmful excretions, the affected skin area is able to heal quicker.
Zinc is believed to help the skin to heal faster and is used in a wide number of treatments for all manner of ailments, including dressings for wounds.
Together, the two key ingredients of Zineryt help to significantly reduce acne, bringing relief from this debilitating condition.
Zineryt comes as a dry powder and a solvent which need to be mixed together before you can use it. Our pharmacist will mix the solution for you before they send it, so that it's ready to use right away.
The bottle comes with a special applicator pad built into the cap. The applicator pad makes it easier to evenly apply the lotion to your skin, using the following steps:
Apply the solution twice daily. Avoid contact with the eyes, nose and mouth.
If you apply too much Zineryt, simply wipe it off with a tissue.
Let the Zineryt lotion dry before applying make-up, moisturisers or other skincare products, including other topical treatments.
If no improvement is seen within 8 weeks, or if acne worsens, stop using Zineryt and speak to your doctor.
If you are unsure on how to use Zineryt, consult the patient information leaflet enclosed with your medicine. If you still aren't sure, ask your doctor or a pharmacist.
It may take between 10 and 12 weeks of treatment with Zineryt for acne to clear up. If your acne returns, you may be able to restart treatment with Zineryt. Consult your doctor before restarting treatment.
If you forget to apply Zineryt lotion when you should, use it as soon as you remember.
Do not apply more Zineryt lotion to make up for the dose you missed. Leave 3 hours before you use it again.
If you accidentally apply too much Zineryt lotion, wipe the excess away with a tissue.
All medicines carry the risk of side effects. It is important to educate yourself on the possible side effects of the medication you are taking so that you can identify a problem and consult a medical professional.
You can view the patient information leaflet for Zineryt online as a PDF, which you can download or print off if you need to.
Zineryt is generally well tolerated and side effects are uncommon, affecting 1 in 1000 people. You may or may not experience the side effects listed below.
Possible side effects of taking Zineryt include:
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects associated with Zineryt lotion. Further information regarding the safety of Zineryt, including a complete list of side effects, can be found within the patient information leaflet, enclosed with your medicine.
Zineryt is safe to use when pregnant, but should be used with caution when breastfeeding.
If you are breastfeeding, do not apply the solution to the chest area. Consult with your doctor for further advice.
Do not take Zineryt if you are allergic to Erythromycin, zinc or any of the other ingredients listed in the patient information leaflet.
Signs of an allergic reaction include:
Always seek your doctor's advice before you buy Zineryt lotion online from Prescription Doctor.
Please inform our doctors of all medications you are currently taking, including those prescribed by your doctor or bought over the counter, such as health and herbal supplements.
Do not take Zineryt past the expiry date. Unlike other medicines, the expiry date of Zineryt is not marked on the packaging.
Zineryt should be discarded 8 weeks after it is made-up. You should set a reminder on your phone, or mark a date in a calendar to remind you to throw away the expired medicine.
Never throw away medicine via household or water waste. Take any unwanted or expired medication to your local pharmacy and ask them to dispose it safely on your behalf.
Always store medicine out of sight and reach from children and pets.
Never share your medicine with anybody else, even if they have the same symptoms or have been diagnosed with the same condition as you.
It is safe to drink alcohol while using Zineryt lotion. Always drink in moderation and avoid drinking more than the recommended 14 units of alcohol per week.
Zineryt lotion is unlikely to impact your ability to drive or operate machinery.
It is unlikely that Zineryt lotion will affect your contraceptive pill.
No, Zineryt lotion does not contain benzoyl-peroxide. A full list of ingredients in Zineryt can be found within the patient information leaflet.
Your doctor will determine when you should stop using Zineryt lotion. It is important to keep applying Zineryt lotion for as long they have prescribed it to you.
Zineryt lotion expires 8 weeks after it has been made. You should not use Zineryt lotion after these 8 weeks. Discard of the medicine in accordance with your local guidance, even if you have medicine left.
Hair loss is not listed as a side effect of Zineryt. If you have any concerns about any of the side effects listed in the patient information leaflet, speak to your doctor.
Some people may experience thrush after taking antibiotics, such as erythromycin. However, it is unlikely that Zineryt lotion will cause thrush. If you do develop thrush while using Zineryt, speak to your doctor or ask a pharmacist for advice.
You can buy Zineryt online from Prescription Doctor following an online consultation. Simply complete our online medical form for one of our doctors to review and, if our doctor deems the treatment appropriate, our UK based pharmacy will dispense and dispatch your item the same day, for a next-day discreet delivery service.
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