adapalene - topical, Differin
GENERIC NAME: ADAPALENE - TOPICAL (a-DAP-a-leen)
BRAND NAME(S): Differin
USES: This medication is used to treat acne. It may decrease the number and severity of acne pimples and promote quick healing of pimples that do develop. Adapalene belongs to a class of medications called retinoids. It works by affecting the growth of cells and decreasing swelling and inflammation.
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