Retin-a Micro Generic Name & Formulations
Tretinoin (in microspheres) 0.04%, 0.08%, 0.1%; aqueous gel.
Micro 0.04%, 0.1%—20g, 45g, 50g; 0.08%—50g; Crm—20g, 45g; Gel—15g, 45g
Retin-a Micro Indications
Retin-a Micro Dosage and Administration
Apply sparingly at bedtime to clean dry skin; adjust strength and frequency as tolerated and needed.
Retin-a Micro Contraindications
Retin-a Micro Boxed Warnings
Retin-a Micro Warnings/Precautions
Not for use in eczema or sunburned skin. Avoid eyes, mouth, angles of nose, mucous membranes, sun, UV light. Discontinue if sensitivity reactions occur. Increased irritation in weather extremes. Gel: flammable. Pregnancy (Cat.C): not recommended. Nursing mothers.
Retin-a Micro Pharmacokinetics
Retin-a Micro Interactions
Caution with concomitant topical medication, medicated or abrasive soaps/cleansers, astringents, drying agents, high-alcohol content topical products, spices. Avoid contact with peel of limes. Allow effects of benzoyl peroxide, sulfur, resorcinol, salicylic acid, other topical acne agents to subside before applying.
Retin-a Micro Adverse Reactions
Local irritation, skin pain, pruritus, pharyngitis, erythema, transient symptom exacerbation or pigmentation changes, dryness, stinging, photosensitivity.
Retin-a Micro Clinical Trials
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Retin-a Micro Patient Counseling