Drug: Differin

ADAPALENE (a DAP a leen) is applied to the skin to treat mild to moderate acne.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • severe burning, reddening, crusting, or swelling of the treated areas
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • inflamed, stinging, and irritated skin
  • skin that peels after a few days of use

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • severe burning, reddening, crusting, or swelling of the treated areas
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • inflamed, stinging, and irritated skin
  • skin that peels after a few days of use

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • eczema
  • seborrheic dermatitis
  • skin abrasions
  • sunburn
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to adapalene, vitamin A, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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