VesanoidActive Ingredient(s): Tretinoin, ATRA
FDA Approved: * November 22, 1995
Pharm Company: * ROCHE
Category: Skin Care
Tretinoin, also known as all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA), is a medication used for the treatment of acne and acute promyelocytic leukemia. For acne, it is applied to the skin as a cream, gel or ointment. For leukemia, it is taken by mouth for up to three months. Topical tretinoin is also the most extensively investigated retinoid therapy for photoaging. Common side effects when use... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.