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Differin vs. Epiduo for Acne

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Differin

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/ 31,682 posts
Other Names: Adapalene

Epiduo

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/ 4,110 posts
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 31,682 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 4,110 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Adapalene is a third-generation topical retinoid primarily used in the treatment of mild-moderate Acne vulgaris and is also used (off-label use) to treat keratosis pilaris as well as other skin conditions... Read more on Wikipedia
Adapalene/benzoyl peroxide is a prescription drug combination for the treatment of acne, marketed by Galderma under the trade name Epiduo. It consists of a combination of adapalene (0.1%) and benzoyl peroxide (2.5%) in a topical ointment... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Myra
November 26, 2013
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Acne on Differin
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By Anna
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does epiduo cause psycological changes such as anger and depression?
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What patients are saying about Differin vs. Epiduo

402 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
things, but I only use the Epiduo and Differin. The routine...
...Internal Anti-biotic: Doxycycline Topical: Epiduo/Differin Moisturizer: Neutrogena My dermatologist ...but I only use the Epiduo and Differin. The...
do you suggest? Maybe stopping the Epiduo? Im just worried...
...do you suggest? Maybe stopping the Epiduo? Im just worried my whiteheads may come back. Get Differin instead of Epiduo so you keep the...
Epiduo gel, and Differin (Epiduo in the morning, Differin...
I'm using Epiduo gel, and Differin (Epiduo in the morning, Differin at night) and it's making me extremely dry and irritated. My dermatologist also told me I need to be using a...
you on how i'm doing with Epiduo. So far, I don't know...
...far, I don't know if it works any better, but it is much more irritating. The differin did not irritate my skin AT ALL, in fact, it made it feel nice and soft. Epiduo makes it soft, b...
tried Differin, but I used Epiduo which has adapalene (what...
...never tried Differin, but I used Epiduo which has adapalene (what differin has) AND 2.5% benzoyl ...a problem with differin, but real...
undecided if im going with Differin or Epiduo (Tactuo in...
no no, i havent started Differin yet. I'm undecided if im going with Differin or Epiduo (Tactuo in Canada) right now with the removal of...
if you can switch to Differin or another retinoid instead...
...your derm if you can switch to Differin or another retinoid instead of Epiduo. Epiduo is Differin Benzoyl Peroxide. A ...you are already taking Minocycline to kill bac...
use Differin (basically Epiduo without BP) about one third...
I use Differin (basically Epiduo without BP) about one third of the length of my forefinger. I rub it to my hands...
using Epiduo and not seeing any results apart from my skin...
...am using Epiduo and not seeing any ...worse. i am also using Clindatech. I am hoping the ...is true. I like Epiduo better than...
derm just switched me from a very mild differin lotion to...
...try Epiduo? my derm just switched me from a very mild differin lotion to a stronger gel called epiduo because i needed...
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