acne medicamentosa


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ac·ne me·di·ca·men·to·sa

acne caused or exacerbated by drugs, for example, lithium, halogens, or steroids.

acne medicamentosa

any type of acne resulting from a reaction to medication, such as to a steroid or the salt of a halogen. Also called drug-induced acne.

ac·ne me·di·ca·men·to·sa

(ak'nē med-i-kă-men-tō'să)
Acne caused or exacerbated by drugs.
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