Stage 2 Accumulation of keratin and sebum becomes comedone
Stage 3 Microbial colonization with P.Acne leads to inflammation
Stage 4 Inflammation, formation of papules, pustules and Scars
STAGING OF ACNE
Relevant risk factors for acne scarring include acne severity, inflammation of acne lesions, duration of acne, family history of acne scarring, squeezing/ picking behaviours and patient history of acne scarring.1
Epiduo Forte is a once-daily topical gel indicated for the cutaneous treatment of acne vulgaris, when comedones, numerous papules and pustules are present.
Epiduo®️ Gel is a unique fixed-dose combination with Adapalene and Benzoyl peroxide (BPO) for the first-line treatment of inflammatory and noninflammatory acne.2-3 It has unique synergistic efficacy on both inflammatory AND noninflammatory lesions.4 Proven effective in combination with lymecycline 300mg once-daily.5
• Inhibit microcomedones • Precursor lesions • Clear mature comedones and inflammatory lesions • Promote normal desquamation of follicular corneocyte • Anti-inflammatory • Enhance penetration of other drugs • Maintain remission of acne
2nd-Generation Cycline (For the treatment of acne).
Moderate to moderately severe inflammatory acne (FDA Grades II-Iif).