Instruction for use: Retinoic ointmentI want this, give me price
Active substance Isotretinoin
ATX code D10AD04 Isotretinoin
Composition and form of release
Ointment for external use
isotretinoin (13-cis-retinoic acid) 0.05 g
auxiliary substances: dibunol; butyloxyanisole; wax emulsion; oil vaseline; glycerol; ethyl alcohol 95%; purified water - up to 100 g
in tubes of 10 g; in a pack of cardboard 1 tuba.
Description of dosage form
Homogeneous ointment from light yellow to yellow.
Pharmacological action - anti-inflammatory, keratolytic, anti-seborrheic, dermatoprotective.
Retinoic acid - a biologically active form of vitamin A, is involved in the regulation of cell differentiation.
It inhibits the hyperproliferation of the epithelium of the excretory ducts of the sebaceous glands, reduces the formation of sebum, facilitates its evacuation, reduces the inflammatory reaction around the glands. Strengthens the regeneration processes in the skin.
Acne vulgaris, seborrheic dermatitis, rosacea, perioral dermatitis.
It is not recommended to apply to large areas of the skin during pregnancy, breast-feeding and women planning pregnancy. Do not prescribe to patients receiving other drugs from the group of retinoids. With caution - with chronic liver disease, kidney disease, chronic pancreatitis, cardiac decompensation.
Passing reddening of the skin, new rashes from the 2nd week of treatment, not requiring withdrawal of the drug. Sometimes - an individual intolerance.
Possible (with prolonged use) - cheilitis, conjunctivitis, dryness and peeling of the skin.
The effect of the ointment is weakened with the simultaneous administration of tetracycline antibiotics, as well as the local application of glucocorticosteroids.
Dosing and Administration
Outwardly. For acne and rosacea apply a thin layer on the affected skin 2 times a day. Duration of treatment - 4-12 weeks. Repeated course is possible after consultation with a doctor.
Do not apply ointment on the skin around the eyes and with severe acute inflammation. Do not apply to mucous membranes.
At a temperature of 2-8 ° C (do not freeze).
Keep out of the reach of children.
Do not use after the expiry date printed on the package.