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There has been no experience with acute overdose of Panretin® (alitretinoin) gel in humans. Systemic toxicity following acute overdosage with topical application of Panretin® (alitretinoin) gel is unlikely because of limited systemic plasma levels observed with normal therapeutic doses. There is no specific antidote for overdosage.
Panretin® (alitretinoin) gel is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to retinoids or to any of the ingredients of the product.
Last reviewed on RxList: 11/17/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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