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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.

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/17/2008


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