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Scenesse

Afamelanotide Acetate
Afamelanotide is used in adults with erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP). EPP is a condition that can cause severe pain or other skin reactions to sunlight or artificial light. Afamelanotide is used to help increase the amount of pain-free time you can spend in sunlight or artificial light. Afamelanotide may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Afamelanotide Acetate
DRUG TYPE
Skin Conditions
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Afamelanotide may cause skin darkening, especially in moles or freckles. Tell your doctor about any new moles or skin lesions.

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