Retin-A is the acid form of vitamin A commonly applied to treat acne vulgaris and keratosis pilaris.
Common use Tretinoin is the acid form of vitamin A commonly applied to treat acne vulgaris and keratosis pilaris. It is also applied in other cases.
Dosage and direction Apply gel on clean dry face. Spread it evenly over the treated areas of skin. Avoid applying gel on irritated skin. It may take 6-9 weeks to see the effect. Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
Missed dose If you have missed your dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you see that it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not take your dose twice.
Overdose If you think you have used too much of this medicine seek emergency medical attention right away. The symptoms of overdose usually include chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.
Storage Store your medicines at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store your drugs in the bathroom. Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.
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