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Were you looking for information about Differin? Diffren is a common misspelling of Differin.
By suppressing inflammation and slowing down the rapid growth of skin cells, Differin® (adapalene) can help treat acne. This prescription medication is available in various strengths and comes in the form of a gel, lotion, or cream. It is usually applied once daily, just before bedtime. Most people tolerate the drug well. However, as with any medication, there are possible side effects, such as redness, scaling, and dry skin.
(For more information, click Differin. This eMedTV article offers a more detailed discussion of this medication and its effects. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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