Fabior treats acne. Avoid becoming pregnant while using this medication. You may sunburn easier while using this medication, so protect your skin with protective clothing and sunscreen.

Fabior Overview


Fabior is a prescription medication used to treat acne. Fabior belongs to a group of drugs called retinoids, but the way Fabior works is not known.

This medication comes in a foam and is applied to the affected skin once a day in the evening.

Common side effects of Fabior include dryness, irritation, and redness at the application site.


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  • Other
  • Acne Vulgaris
  • Psoriasis

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Uses of Fabior

Fabior foam is a prescription medication used to treat mild to moderately severe facial acne.

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.




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Fabior Drug Class

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Side Effects of Fabior

Serious side effects have been reported with Fabior.

Common side effects of Fabior include the following:

  • itching
  • dry skin
  • burning/stinging
  • red skin
  • skin irritation
  • skin pain
  • peeling or flaking of the skin

This is not a complete list of Fabior side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.