- Are Aklief and Amnesteem the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Aklief?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Amnesteem?
- What Is Aklief?
- What Is Amnesteem?
- What Drugs Interact with Aklief?
- What Drugs Interact with Amnesteem?
- How Should Aklief Be Taken?
- How Should Amnesteem Be Taken?
Are Aklief and Amnesteem the Same Thing?
Aklief Cream is a topical preparation and Amnesteem is taken orally.
Side effects of Aklief Cream that are different from Amnesteem include application site reactions (such as irritation, itching, pain, redness, dryness, stinging/burning, discoloration, rash, swelling, and lesions), sunburn, acne, and allergic dermatitis.
Aklief Cream may interact with other drugs.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Aklief?
Common side effects of Aklief include:
- application site reactions such as:
- swelling, and
- acne, and
- allergic dermatitis
What Are Possible Side Effects of Amnesteem?
Common side effects of Amnesteem include:
Tell your doctor if you have serious side effects of Amnesteem including:
- increased brain pressure (severe headache, blurred vision, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, seizures, or stroke);
- a rash with a fever,
- blisters on legs, arms or face and/or sores in your mouth, throat, nose, eyes, or if your skin begins to peel;
- severe stomach, chest, or bowel pain;
- trouble swallowing or painful swallowing,
- new or worsening heartburn,
- rectal bleeding,
- yellowing of your skin or eyes,
- dark urine,
- back pain,
- joint pain,
- broken bones,
- hearing problems,
- vision problems, and
- blood sugar problems.
What Is Aklief?
Aklief (trifarotene) Cream is a retinoid indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 9 years of age and older.
What Is Amnesteem?
Amnesteem (isotretinoin capsules) is a retinoid indicated for the treatment of severe recalcitrant nodular acne.
What Drugs Interact With Aklief?
Aklief may interact with other drugs. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.
What Drugs Interact With Amnesteem?
Amnesteem may interact with steroids or tetracycline antibiotics.
Amnesteem may also interact with vitamin A, hormonal contraceptives, St. John's wort, and phenytoin.
How Should Aklief Be Taken?
The dose of Aklief Cream is a thin layer applied to the affected areas of the face and/or trunk once a day, in the evening, on clean and dry skin.
How Should Amnesteem Be Taken?
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