All the Drug Class Drugs
Retinoid. Adapalene 1 mg, Benzoyl Peroxide 25 mg. TUBE (gel): 15, 30, 60 g.
PUMP (gel): 15, 30, 45, 60 g.
Should be appl. to the entire acne affected areas once a day in the eve. on a clean and dry skin. A thin film of gel should be appl. with the fingertips, avoid. the eyes and lips.
If irritat. occurs, the pt. should be directed to apply non-comedogenic moisturizers, to use the medic. less frequent. (e.g. every other day), to suspend use temporarily, or to discont. use altogether.
The duration of tmt. should be determin. by the doctor on the basis of the clinic. condition. Early signs of clinical improve. usually appear after 1-4 wks. of tmt.
The safety and effectiv. not been stud. in child. below 9 yrs. of age.
Cutaneous tmt. of Acne vulgaris when comedones, papules & pustules are present.