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Dapsone Information

Dapsone Benefits & Uses

Dapsone is used to treat the following -

Dapsone Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Dapsone


Dapsone Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Dapsone is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Sensitive to light
  3. Itchy Rash
  4. Anemia Moderate
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Insomnia Unknown
  7. Jaundice Unknown
  8. Tingling Sensation
  9. Dry Skin
  10. Cough Mild
  11. Sinus inflammation
  12. Fever सामान्य

Dapsone Related Warnings

Is the use of Dapsone safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Dapsone. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.


Is the use of Dapsone safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Dapsone. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.


What is the effect of Dapsone on the Kidneys?

You can take Dapsone without any fear of damage to [Organ].


What is the effect of Dapsone on the Liver?

[Organ] can be affected by Dapsone. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


What is the effect of Dapsone on the Heart?

Dapsone is completely safe for [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Dapsone with Other Drugs

Dapsone should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Dapsone Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Dapsone unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Anemia
  3. Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Dapsone

Is this Dapsone habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Dapsone has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Dapsone since it will not make you feel sleepy.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Dapsone it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.


Dapsone Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Dapsone

Taking Dapsone with food does not harm your health.


Interaction between Alcohol and Dapsone

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Dapsone and alcohol. No research has been done on this.



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  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 780-781
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Aczone® (dapsone)