What Are The Uses Of Dapsone?
It is used in the treatment of skin disorders such as dermatitis and acne vulgaris.
It is used in combination with other antibiotics to treat leprosy also.
What Are The Side Effects Of Dapsone?
Some of the common side-effects are:
Consult your doctor if any of the following rare, but severe side effects occur:
- Liver inflammation
- Breakdown of red blood cells.
- Allergic skin reactions such as rashes, itching, burning, redness, dry skin.
What Are The Contraindications Of Dapsone?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Pregnant or breast feeding.
- Liver impairment
- Cardiac disease
- Pulmonary disease