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Differin (Adapalene) is a retinoid-like compound, used to treat acne.


Drug Name

Differin (Adapalene)

Drug Uses

This medicine is a retinoid-like compound, used to treat acne. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

How Taken

This medicine may come with a patient information leaflet. Ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist any questions that you may have about this medicine. Before applying differin, wash the affected area with a mild soap and gently dry. Apply a thin film of medicine to the affected and surrounding area. Rub in gently.

Drug Class and Mechanism

Adapalene is main ingridient of Differin. Adapalene in small concentrations is a moderator of cellular differentiation, keratinization, and inflammatory processes. The exact mode of action of adapalene is unknown. Adapalene is applied topically to the skin, and its absorption into the blood through this medium is very low. Only trace amounts of adapalene have been found in the plasma of chronically treated patients.

Missed Dose

If you miss a dose of this medicine, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.

Storage

Store differin at room temperature, away from heat and light.