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Tretinoin / ATRA (Vesanoid)

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Antineoplastic Agent Children

Tretinoin / ATRA (Vesanoid) - Additional Information

Do not use this medicine if your child is allergic to Tretinoin, Vitamin A, retinoids or soybean oil.

Before starting Tretinoin, do inform your doctor of any other medications that your child is already on. Always check with your doctor or pharmacist if you want to give any other medicines, supplements or herbal products to your child. Avoid foods and supplements with high content of Vitamin A.

Pregnant women should avoid contact with this medicine as it may cause harm to the fetus.

  • Updated on Friday, October 6, 2017
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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