A Ret 0.025% belongs to the class of medicines known as retinoid. The medicine is used to decrease the severity and number of acne and pimple. It is known for quick healing of the pimple that occurs due to one or other reasons. This A Ret medicine functions by affecting the growth of the skin cells. Always consult your health care provider before using it. Never share your medicine with another person as it might show adverse reactions in them.
This medicine can also be used along with other topical hair loss medicine. The medicine is available in the form of cream as well as gel. The gel form of this medicine is contains different inactive ingredients such as alcohol, butylated hydroxy toluene, hydroxyl propyl cellulose, etc. On the other hand, the cream also contains various inactive ingredients such as stearic acid, isopropyl myristate, polyoxyl 40 stearate, stearyl alcohol, xanthan gum, sorbic acid, purified water and butylated hydroxyl toluene.
You should always store the medicine at room temperature that varies from 15-30 degree centigrade. Protect your medicine from light, heat and moisture. Keep it in a safe place where kids and pets should not reach. Always check the expiry date of the medicine before using it. Just in case, the medicine is expired, discard it properly with the help of company that is engaged in such work.
Mechanism of action:
A Ret 0.025% works by irritating the skin and this causes the skin cells to grow and die more rapidly, thus, increasing the turnover the cells. Actually, the number of cells layers of the skin gets reduced. In case of acne, new cells replace the cells of the existing pimples and prevent the rapid turnover of the cells from its formation. FDA approved this medicine in 1971.
Generic A Ret 0.025% is used to treat mild to moderate acne, wrinkle and hyper pigmentation.
Some of the drugs that might interact with generic A Ret 0.025% include:
Based on the severity of the condition and medicine tolerance power of the individual, the dose is decided. Therefore, you should always consult your doctor for exact dose and duration of the medicine.
If you miss any dose of the medicine, then apply it as soon as you remember about it. However, if it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and apply as per your schedule.
If overdose of the medicine is suspected, contact your doctor medical advisor immediately.
Generic A Ret 0.025% might leads to side effects in some of the users such as:
- Skin redness
- Mild burning
- Dry skin
- Swelling of the skin
- Allergic reactions
- Generic A Ret 0.025% might lead to allergy in some of the patient. Therefore, you should tell your doctor in case you are allergic to it.
- Generic A Ret 0.025% contains various inactive ingredients that might also be responsible for allergic reactions. Always check the ingredients before using it.
- In case you have medical history of any disease such as eczema, etc. tell your doctor about it.
- You should avoid prolonged sun exposure, tanning booths, etc.
- Always use a sunscreen and wear protective clothes whenever going outdoors.