Teva has announced the launch of Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel, the generic version of Galderma‘s Epiduo Gel.

Epiduo Gel is a combination of adapalene, a retinoid, and benzoyl peroxide. The product is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 9 years of age and older.

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Adapalene binds to specific retinoic acid nuclear receptors but does not bind to cytosolic receptor protein. Biochemical and pharmacological profile studies have demonstrated that adapalene is a modulator of cellular differentiation, keratinization and inflammatory processes. Benzoyl peroxide is an oxidizing agent with bactericidal and keratolytic effects.

Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide Gel is available as a 0.1%/2.5% strength in a 45g pump. 

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