dapsone topical (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Aczone)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the dose you missed and use only the next regularly scheduled dose.
What happens if I overdose (Aczone)?
Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose is suspected.
Do not swallow dapsone topical. If you swallow dapsone topical, call your doctor or poison control center right away.
What should I avoid while using dapsone topical (Aczone)?
Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight. Dapsone topical may increase the sensitivity of the skin to sunlight and sunburn may be more likely to occur. If exposure to the sun is unavoidable, protective clothing.
What other drugs will affect dapsone topical (Aczone)?
Avoid using other topical medications, harsh or abrasive soaps, or cosmetics on the affected area without first talking to your doctor.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with dapsone topical. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking or using any other prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has more information about dapsone topical written for health professionals that you may read.
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