ACZONE

Found in: Canada United States

Active ingredients

UNII: 8W5C518302 - DAPSONE

Dapsone is a sulfone active against a wide range of bacteria. Dapsones mechanism of action is probably similar to that of the sulfonamides which involves inhibition of folic acid synthesis in susceptible organisms.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Dapsone
D Dermatologicals → D10 Anti-acne preparations → D10A Anti-acne preparations for topical use → D10AX Other anti-acne preparations for topical use

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
FDA, National Drug Code (US)
Identifier(s): 0023-3670, 0023-5206, 16110-526