Active Ingredient(s): Isotretinoin
FDA Approved: * December 24, 2002
Pharm Company: * RANBAXY
Category: Skin Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Sotret Overview

Isotretinoin, also known as 13-cis-retinoic acid and sold under the brand name Accutane among others, is a medication primarily used to treat severe acne. It is also used to prevent certain skin cancers (squamous-cell carcinoma), and in the treatment of other cancers. It is used to treat harlequin-type ichthyosis, a usually lethal skin disease, and lamellar ichthyosis. It is a retinoid, meaning it is related to vitamin A, and is found in small quantities naturally in the body. Its isomer, tre...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 10mg, 16mg, 20mg, 24mg, 25mg, 28mg, 30mg, 32mg, 35mg, 40mg, 8mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Sotret: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 10631-447 Sotret 30 mg Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.
  • 10631-584 Sotret 10 mg Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.
  • 10631-585 Sotret 20 mg Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.
  • 10631-586 Sotret 40 mg Oral Capsule by Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc.

Other drugs which contain Isotretinoin or a similar ingredient: (8 results)

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