Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Levulan Kerastick

Descriptions


Aminolevulinic acid solution followed by exposure to a certain type of light (blue light using the BLU–U Blue Light Photodynamic Therapy Illuminator) treats the skin condition called actinic keratoses.

Aminolevulinic acid gel is used in combination with the medical device BF-RhodoLED® for PDT treatment of mild to moderate actinic keratoses on the face and scalp.

Aminolevulinic acid gel is to be given only by a health care provider.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Kit
  • Gel/Jelly
  • Stick
  • Solution