This brand name is authorized in New Zealand
The drug ACNEDERM contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
UNII F2VW3D43YT - AZELAIC ACID
Azelaic Acid is a naturally occurring dicarboxylic acid. Azelaic acid possesses antibacterial, keratolytic, comedolytic, and anti-oxidant activity. Azelaic acid is bactericidal against Proprionibacterium acnes and Staphylococcus epidermidis due to its inhibitory effect on the synthesis of microbial cellular proteins.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows:
|D Dermatologicals → D10 Anti-acne preparations → D10A Anti-acne preparations for topical use → D10AX Other anti-acne preparations for topical use
This drug has been assigned below unique identifiers within the countries it is being marketed:
|Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority
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