Side effect(s) of Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide

Review the side-effects of Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
Dry skin, feeling of warmth, contact dermatitis, application site burning, irritation, scaling, dryness, itching, and blister.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.
Do not use moisturizers that contain alpha hydroxy or glycolic acids.

Drug Name : Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide

Adapalene and benzoyl peroxide combination is used to treat severe acne. Adapalene is a retinoid affects cell growth and reduces inflammation. Benzoyl peroxide helps in skin dryness results in skin peeling.

Trade Names for Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide

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