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Retin-A

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Retin-A




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

If medication is applied excessively, no more rapid or better results will be obtained and marked redness, peeling, or discomfort may occur. Oral ingestion of the drug may lead to the same side effects as those associated with excessive oral intake of Vitamin A.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Use of the product should be discontinued if hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients is noted.

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

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/21/2012

Overdosage
Contraindications

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