A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin)
What is A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin) used for?
A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin) is a type of medication known as a retinoid, which works by affecting the growth of skin cells. This gel is used to treat and prevent pimples, acne and other skin conditions, as well as being used to treat hair loss. It is also used to reduce the signs of ageing and to improve the appearance of the skin, as it can help to reduce roughness, fine lines and wrinkles, while also improving the color of the skin.
How should I use A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin)?
A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin) is applied directly to the skin. You should follow the instructions provided to you by your physician, and ensure that your hands and the area of skin requiring treatment are clean and dry before you apply it. This gel is normally applied once per day, in the morning, or else before going to bed. Patients should note that it can take 8 to 12 weeks before the effects of this product are noticed.
What are the side effects of A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin)?
A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin) may cause:
You should immediately consult your physician if you are worried about any side effects.
This gel can increase the skin's sensitivity to sunlight. You should avoid exposure to sun when using this gel.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using A-Ret Gel (Tretinoin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.