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Generic Differin

Adapalene (differin) is an expensive drug used to treat mild to moderate acne. This drug is slightly more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in generic and brand versions. Generic adapalene is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. Compare retinoids.
Adapalene Coupon - Adapalene 45g of 0.1% tube of gel
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Adapalene Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Your acne may get worse at first, and then should start to get better. It may take 2 to 12 weeks before you see the full effect.

Do not wash your face more than 3 times a day unless your doctor or health care professional tells you to. Do not use products that may dry the skin like medicated cosmetics, products that contain alcohol, or abrasive soaps or cleaners. Do not use other acne or skin treatment on the same area that you use this medicine unless your doctor or health care professional tells you to. If you use these together they can cause severe skin irritation.

This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

especially during the first month of use

Burning sensation or stinging of skin

dryness and peeling of skin

itching of skin

redness of skin

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Rare

more common during the first month of use

Worsening of acne

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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