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EPIDUO gel is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 9 years of age and older.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
For topical use only; EPIDUO gel is not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use. Apply a thin film of EPIDUO gel to affected areas of the face and/or trunk once daily after washing. Use a pea-sized amount for each area of the face (e.g., forehead, chin, each cheek). Avoid the eyes, lips and mucous membranes.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
Each gram of EPIDUO gel contains 1 mg (0.1%) adapalene and 25 mg (2.5%) benzoyl peroxide in a white to very pale yellow, opaque, aqueous based gel.
EPIDUO (adapalene and benzoyl peroxide) gel 0.1% / 2.5% is white to very pale yellow in color and opaque in appearance, and is supplied as follows:
45 gram tube NDC 0299-5908-45
45 gram pump NDC 0299-5908-25
Storage and handling
- Store at 25°C; excursions permitted to 15° – 30° (59° – 86°F).
- Protect from light.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Keep away from heat.
- Keep tube tightly closed.
Revised: January 2013. Marketed by: GALDERMA LABORATORIES, L.P., Fort Worth, Texas 76177 USA Manufactured by: Galderma Production Canada Inc., Baie d'Urfé, QC, H9X 3S4 Canada Made in Canada.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/26/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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