Differin Lotion .1
"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Differin Gel 0.1% (adapalene), a once-daily topical gel for the over-the-counter (OTC) treatment of acne. Differin Gel 0.1% is approved for use in people 12 years of age and older.
Differin Lotion .1
DIFFERIN Lotion is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years and older.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply a thin film of DIFFERIN Lotion to the entire face and other affected areas of the skin once daily, after washing gently with a mild soapless cleanser. Dispense a nickel size amount of DIFFERIN Lotion (3-4 actuations of the pump) to cover the entire face. Avoid application to the areas of skin around eyes, lips and mucous membranes. DIFFERIN Lotion is for topical use only and not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Lotion, 0.1%. Each gram of the lotion contains 1 mg of adapalene in a white to off-white oil-in-water emulsion.
DIFFERIN (adapalene) Lotion, 0.1%, is a white to off-white liquid packaged in a 2 oz (59 mL) bottle which is equipped with a lotion dispensing pump.
DIFFERIN Lotion is supplied as follows:
2 oz bottle pump NDC 0299-5912-02
Storage And Handling
Store at 20°C to 25°C (68°F to 77°F), excursions permitted between 15°C and 30°C (between 59°F and 86°F). [see USP Controlled Room Temperature]
- Do not freeze.
- Do not refrigerate.
- Protect from light.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Keep away from heat.
- Keep bottle tightly closed.
Marketed by: Galderma Laboratories, L.P., Fort Worth, Texas 76177 USA. Manufactured by: G Production Inc., Baie d'Urfé, QC, H9X 3S4 Canada. Revised: Apr 2013This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 1/24/2017
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