Dapsone 5% Gel

  title={Dapsone 5% Gel},
  author={Mira Stotland and A. Shalita and Robert Kissling},
  journal={American Journal of Clinical Dermatology},
  • Mira Stotland, A. Shalita, Robert Kissling
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • American Journal of Clinical Dermatology
  • Dapsone, a synthetic sulfone that has been available for over 60 years, has been used to treat a myriad of cutaneous disorders. Prior to the general acceptance of isotretinoin, oral dapsone had been reported to be effective in the treatment of nodulocystic acne. However, the potential for systemic toxicity prevented its widespread adoption in the treatment of acne. For many years scientists explored the possibility of developing a topical formulation of dapsone for the treatment of acne in the… CONTINUE READING
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