Dapsone is an anti-infective medicine that fights bacteria. Dapsone is used to treat dermatitis herpetiformis (a skin condition) and leprosy. Dapsone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Dapsone is a sulfone antibiotic best known for leprosy treatment and varied skin conditions. Misusing Dapsone makes it less effective. Before using Dapsone, a patient should inform the doctor of their medical history. Make your doctor aware of liver problems, anemia, HIV or urination problems to help in administering an appropriate prescription.