Oratane Gel 0.05% 10G

Oratane Gel 0.05% 10G

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Uses

This medication is used to treat acne. It may decrease the number and severity of acne pimples and promote quick healing of pimples that do develop


Side Effects

A brief sensation of warmth or stinging may occur immediately after applying the medication. Skin redness, dryness, itching, scaling, mild burning, or worsening of acne may occur during the first 2-4 weeks of using the medication.


When not to use

It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.

 

Precaution

Before using tretinoin, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to vitamin A-related drugs (other retinoids such as isotretinoin); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such as fish proteins), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.


Precaution

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: eczema.


Precaution

This medication may make you more sensitive to the sun. Limit your time in the sun. Avoid tanning booths and sunlamps. Weather extremes such as wind or cold may also be irritating to the skin. Use sunscreen daily and wear protective clothing when outdoors. Tell your doctor right away if you get sunburned or have skin blisters/redness. Wait until your skin has completely recovered from a sunburn before using tretinoin.


Precaution

Avoid electrolysis, waxing and chemical depilatories for hair removal on the treated areas while using this product.


Pregnancy

This drug is known to cause issues during pregnancy, therefore please do not take this drug if you are pregnant.


Drugs to avoid

Common medications checked in combination with tretinoin topical. Adderall (amphetamine / dextroamphetamine) Adderall XR (amphetamine / dextroamphetamine) Benadryl(diphenhydramine) Cymbalta (duloxetine) Fish Oil (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids) Flonase (fluticasone nasal)