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adapalene

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noun adap·a·lene \ə-ˈdap-ə-ˌlēn\

Medical Definition of adapalene

  1. :  a retinoid C28H28O3 applied topically to the skin in the treatment of acne vulgaris Adapalene is marketed under the trademark Differin and when used in combination with benzoyl peroxide, under the trademark Epiduo.


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