Obagi vs Tri Luma

Obagi
(Rx)
Tri Luma
(Rx)
Obagi is a skin medication.
Tri Luma is a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.2
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
4.3
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Acne
3.4
Concern level
1.4
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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Not Available
January 18, 2002
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
15,383 Discussions
1,291 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Acne
#2 for Scars
#4 for Wrinkles
#5 for Freckles
#6 for Acne Scars
Our data suggest that some patients take Obagi for Scars, Hyperpigmentation, Wrinkles and Freckles, although this is not an approved use. In addition, it is prescribed for Acne.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Melasma
#2 for Acne
Tri Luma is prescribed for Melasma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, our data suggest that some patients take it for Acne, although this is not an approved use.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Oba
Peeling
10
RA
2
Burning
1
Depression
1
Tiredness
1
Stinging
1
Dehydration
1
Weight Loss
1
Addiction
1
Flushing
1
Tri
Peeling
4
RA
4
Irritability
2
Exfoliation
1
Allergy
1
Erythema
1
Skin Irritation
1
Depression
1
Sun Sensitivity
1
Burning
1
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Peeling
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Tri
10
4
RA
Oba
Tri
2
4
Burning
Oba
Tri
1
1
Depression
Oba
Tri
1
1
Tiredness
Oba
Tri
1
0
Stinging
Oba
Tri
1
0
Dehydration
Oba
Tri
1
0
Weight Loss
Oba
Tri
1
0
Addiction
Oba
Tri
1
0
Flushing
Oba
Tri
1
0
Peeling
Tri
Oba
4
10
RA
Tri
Oba
4
2
Irritability
Tri
Oba
2
0
Exfoliation
Tri
Oba
1
0
Allergy
Tri
Oba
1
0
Erythema
Tri
Oba
1
0
Skin Irritation
Tri
Oba
1
0
Depression
Tri
Oba
1
1
Sun Sensitivity
Tri
Oba
1
0
Burning
Tri
Oba
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Tri Luma during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Obagi and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Tri Luma and alcohol.
Method of use
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Ointment
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Cream: 0.01%-4%-0.05%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Oxybenzone/Octinoxate/Hydroquinone
Fluocinolone Acetonide/Tretinoin/Hydroquinone
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Obagi and Tri Luma: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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