Azelaic acid

Generic Medicine Info
Special Precautions
Patient w/ sensitive skin. Not intended for application to broken, sunburnt or eczematous skin. Avoid use of occlusive dressing or wrappings. Pregnancy and lactation. Monitoring Parameters Monitor for hypopigmentation in patients w/ dark complexion.
Adverse Reactions
Burning, erythema, stinging, pruritus, dryness and scaling, peeling, irritation, dermatitis, hypopigmentation, rash, and photosensitivity. Rarely, exacerbation of asthma.
ATC Classification
D10AX03 - azelaic acid ; Belongs to the class of other topical preparations used in the treatment of acne.
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