Sinecatechins (Topical Application Route)

Name: Sinecatechins (Topical Application Route)


Appropriate studies have not been performed on the relationship of age to the effects of sinecatechins in the pediatric population. Safety and efficacy have not been established .


Insufficient information is available on the relationship of age to the effects of sinecatechins in geriatric patients. It may not be known whether they work exactly the same way they do in younger adults or if they cause different side effects or problems in older people .


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Pregnancy Category Explanation
All Trimesters C Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate studies in pregnant women OR no animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate studies in pregnant women.

Drug Interactions

Although certain medicines should not be used together at all, in other cases two different medicines may be used together even if an interaction might occur. In these cases, your doctor may want to change the dose, or other precautions may be necessary. Tell your healthcare professional if you are taking any other prescription or nonprescription (over-the-counter [OTC]) medicine.

Other Medical Problems

The presence of other medical problems may affect the use of this medicine. Make sure you tell your doctor if you have any other medical problems, especially:

  • Inflamed, irritated, or infected skin—Use with caution. This medicine may make this condition worse .
  • Weakened immune system—It is not known if this medicine is safe to use with this condition .


Store in the refrigerator. Do not freeze.

Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Keep from freezing.

Ask your healthcare professional how you should dispose of any medicine you do not use.

Keep out of the reach of children.

Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.