Flashcards in Acne Deck (10):
Topical Retinioid products
What drug formulation do you need to be cautious of if your patient has a fish allergy?
Atralin formation of tretinoin
Which product has the least side effects?
Which product is the most efficacious, but most side effects?
Describe the safety of topical retinoids.
Tazarotene is category X, other products are C
All retinioids cause irritation, which is the most tolerable?
Microsphere formulation of tretinoin
What is 1st line in mild-moderate acne?
Time it takes to see effects in topical retinoids
Can topical retinioids be used with other acne agents?
Yes, they are synergistic with other topicals