Tretinoin Cream is used for treating acne. Tretinoin Cream works in the skin to reduce the formation of acne and to help acne heal more quickly.
Use Tretinoin Cream as directed by your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Tretinoin Cream.
Store Tretinoin Cream at room temperature, between 59 and 80 degrees F (15 and 26 degrees C). Store in a tightly closed container. Store away from heat and light. Keep Tretinoin Cream out of the reach of children and away from pets.
Do NOT use Tretinoin Cream if:
Some medical conditions may interact with Tretinoin Cream. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Tretinoin Cream. Tell your health care provider if you are using any other medicines, especially any of the following:
Ask your health care provider if Tretinoin Cream may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine
Important safety information:
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
Increase or decrease of skin pigment (color); redness, peeling, or feeling of warmth; sensitivity to sunlight; skin irritation; stinging at the application site.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); severe redness, swelling, blistering, or crusting of the skin.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider.