Adapalene is a compound similar to vitamin A. It works partly by keeping skin pores clear. Adapalene topical is used to treat acné. Adapalene topical may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide. Adapalene topical is the FDA pregnancy category C. This means that it is not known whether adapalene topical will harm an unborn baby. Do not use this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant. When applying adapalene topical, avoid your eyes, the inside of your nose and mouth, your lips, and areas where the skin is broken to prevent excessive irritation. If you get medication in any of these areas, rinse it off with water. A brief sensation of warmth or stinging may occur immediately after applying the medication. Skin redness, dryness, itching, scaling, mild burning, or worsening of acne may occur during the first 2-4 weeks of using the medication. This medication is available in different strengths and forms (e.g., gel, cream, solution). The best type of medication for you to use will depend on the condition of your skin and your response to therapy.
Side Effects of Adapalene-topical
The following side effects of Adapalene-topical may includes:
Warnings and precautions before taking Adapalene-topical
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