Treat and clear acne with PanOxyl Adapalene 0.1% Leave-On Gel. Adapalene USP was the first FDA-approved over-the-counter topical retinoid for acne treatment. This powerful acne treatment gel was previously available only by prescription. Now, the dermatologist developed and tested formula is available over the counter in an easy, once-daily leave-on treatment. The formula is Oil Free and Fragrance Free, and it won’t irritate skin with harsh fragrances.
Contains the Active Ingredient Adapalene USP – The first FDA-approved over-the-counter topical retinoid for acne treatment
Prescription-Strength Formula – Now available in a once daily acne treatment gel
Active Ingredients: Adapalene USP, 0.1% (retinoid)
Uses: For the treatment of acne
Adults and children 12 years of age and older: use once daily
Clean the skin gently and pat dry before applying the product
Cover the entire affected area with a thin layer. For example, if your acne is on the face, apply the product to the entire face.
Do not use more than one time a day. Applying more than directed will not provide faster or better results, but may worsen skin irritation.
Children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor.
For external use only.
Do not use on damaged skin (cuts, abrasions, eczema, sunburn).
If you are allergic to adapalene or any of the ingredients in this product. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a doctor.
When using this product limit sun exposure, including light from tanning beds, and use sunscreen when going outdoors.
Do not wax to remove hair in areas where the product has been applied during the early weeks of use, your acne may appear to worsen before it improves (this is normal); continue using as directed, unless you get irritation that becomes severe irritation (redness, itching, dryness, burning) is more likely to occur: in the first few weeks of use if using more than one topical acne medication at a time but irritation usually lessens with continued use of this product.
It may take up to 3 months of once daily use to see results.
Avoid product contact with eyes, lips, and mouth. If contact occurs, immediately flush the area with water.
Wash hands after use Stop use and ask doctor if you become pregnant, or are planning to become pregnant, while using the product you have symptoms of an allergic reaction (such as itching, rash, hives, swelling of the lips, eyelids, and shortness of breath) irritation becomes severe you see no improvement after 3 months of once daily use
Keep out of reach of children.
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
Protect from freezing.
How to Use
Gently clean acne-affected areas and pat dry.
Apply Adapalene Gel as a thin layer to affected areas.