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Acne vulgaris (or cystic acne) is a common human skin disease, characterized by areas of skin with seborrhea (scaly red skin), c...
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Differin vs Epiduo

Differin
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Epiduo
Other name: Adapalene (Adapalene)
Other name: Adapalene-Benzoyl Peroxide (Adapalene-Benzoyl Peroxide)
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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hardly use and epiduo when just a very small amount on like...
" I hardly use and epiduo when just a very small amount on like 2 or 3 pimples. and ive been using the differin for around 8 months with... "

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using epiduo right now. It helps, in fact it seems to...
" ...now and have recently started epiduo. Im breaking out like crazy!! Has anyone else used epiduo? I would appreciate hearing if ...yall or not. I'm using epiduo right now. It helps, in fact it seems... "

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iduo and Differin. So confusing.It works fine I guess, but...
" ...the same stuff that's in Differin too, so I don't even ...time, and yet Adapelene is a Retin-A deritative! And Adapalene and ...are the active ingredients in Epiduo and Differin. So confusing. It works fine... "

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definatley didn't tolerate the differin and duac combo. It...
" ...she perscribes me a medication Epiduo ( differin ) that I couldn't tolerate before. I definatley didn't tolerate the differin and duac combo. It... "

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i was prescribed to epiduo and doxycycline hyclate, i...
" @AghhNe, Before i was prescribed to epiduo and doxycycline hyclate, i was ...skin a break from using differin, however, i started breaking out ...have to stick with using epiduo. @AyeAye, I take... "

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ad in years. I used Epiduo and Doxy, cleared up, and now h...
" Differin .3% - Face A Disaster After One Week? I'm calling my doctor, ...bad in years. I used Epiduo and Doxy, cleared up, ...I'm wondering if I should just go back to that with the Doxy, or should I stick... "

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years, you switched medications (to epiduo) and were most...
" ...though you were on regular differin for several years, you switched medications (to epiduo) and were most likely experiencing ...the regimen and just use bp, regular moisturizer (without aha)... "

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ecause I wasnt 100% clear using epiduo but dont want it to g...
" Acne.org Regimen Vs Epiduo Im 21 years old and have had acne since ...months after. I then started using differin and benzaclin for 5 ...I wasnt 100% clear using epiduo but dont want it... "

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dn't put Epiduo on already irritated and dry skin to be h...
" ...aren't noticeable at all: I think the Differin has reduced the size of them, ...moment! How is everyone doing with Differin at the moment? Hmm ...your derm. I wouldn't put Epiduo on already... "

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ad in years. I used Epiduo and Doxy, cleared up, and now h...
" Differin .3% - Face A Disaster After One Week? Is this normal? I'm ...bad in years. I used Epiduo and Doxy, cleared up, ...I'm wondering if I should just go back to that with the Doxy, or should I stick with... "

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