DIFFERIN GEL Rx

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DIFFERIN GEL

Acne
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Adapalene 0.3%; alcohol-free.

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Indications for DIFFERIN GEL:

Acne vulgaris.

Adult:

Apply thin film to affected areas once daily after washing. Reduce frequency or discontinue if prolonged or severe irritation occurs.

Children:

Not established.

Warnings/Precautions:

Do not use on cuts, abrasions, broken, eczematous, or sunburned skin. Avoid eyes, lips, angles of the nose, mucous membranes, sun, UV light. Increased irritation in extreme weather. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Avoid use until the effects of sulfur, resorcinol, or salicylic acid have subsided. Avoid waxing treated areas. Caution with other photosensitizers or irritants.

See Also:

DIFFERIN CREAM

DIFFERIN LOTION

Pharmacological Class:

Retinoid.

Adverse Reactions:

Erythema, scaling, dryness, pruritus, burning, stinging.

How Supplied:

Gel, crm—45g; Lotion—2oz