Entry from US English dictionary
A brand of tretinoin, used in the topical treatment of acne and to reduce wrinkles.
- Some drugs (like the wrinkle cream Retin-A and the acne drug Accutane) make skin more susceptible to sunburn.
- Lastly, if the pimples are inflamed and painful and they aren't going away, you may need to see a dermatologist who can prescribe topical antibiotics, Retin-A, Tazorac or even oral medication.
- Derived from vitamin A, these are more commonly known by their brand names - Retin-A and Renova - and require a prescription.
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