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What conditions does dapsone treat?

dapsone oral is used to treat the following:

Leprosy, Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease Marked by Blisters

dapsone oral may also be used to treat:

Infection of the Feet caused by Actinomyces Bacteria, Infection due to the Parasite Toxoplasma Gondii, Pneumonia caused by Pneumocystis Jirovecii Organism, PCP Prophylaxis, Pyoderma Gangrenosum, Disease of the Skin Characterized by Pus-Filled Blisters, Group of Skin Disorders that Resemble Blisters, Disease of the Mouth and Eyes Marked by Blisters, Reddish Nodules Arranged in a Circle On the Skin, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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