Atralin (tretinoin) Gel is a retinoid indicated for topical treatment of acne vulgaris.

Important Limitations of Use

The safety and efficacy of the use of this product in the treatment of any other disorders have not been evaluated.


Atralin (tretinoin) Gel should be applied once daily, before bedtime, to the skin where acne lesions appear, using a thin layer to cover the entire affected area. Atralin (tretinoin) Gel should be kept away from the eyes, the mouth, paranasal creases, and mucous membranes. Application of excessive amounts of gel will not provide incremental efficacy.

Patients treated with Atralin (tretinoin) Gel may use cosmetics, but the areas to be treated should be cleansed thoroughly before the medication is applied.

Dosage Forms And Strengths

0.05% weight/weight topical gel, in 45 gram tubes



Atralin (tretinoin) Gel, 0.05% is available as:

  • 45 g tubes (NDC 13548-070-45)

Storage and Handling

Store at controlled room temperature 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F) with excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F). Protect from freezing. Keep out of reach of children.

Marketed by: CORIA LABORATORIES, LTD., Fort Worth, TX 76107
Manufactured by: DPT LABORATORIES, LTD., San Antonio, TX 78215
FDA rev date: 7/26/2007

Last reviewed on RxList: 8/16/2007
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.


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