Asked if patients can get results comparable to Retin-A
using OTC topical cosmeceuticals, Dr.
Perrigo (NYSE: PRGO; TASE), a global healthcare supplier, has completed the acquisition of a range of generic dosage forms and strengths of Retin-A
(tretinoin) from United States-based Matawan Pharmaceuticals, it was reported yesterday.
Generic and brand sales of Retin-A
, which is indicated for the topical treatment of acne vulgaris, were approximately USD 290m for the 12 months ending November 2015.
Perrigo was the distributor of authorized generics of Retin-A
products, until 2013.
(tretenoin) works by decongesting follicular debris, helping to clear the follicles of comedones and opening up clogged pores.
I have Retin-A
but my spots are coming back already.
If you are using a product with tretinoin, such as Retin-A
or Renova, be especially vigilant about wearing sunscreen--you are more liable to sustain a sunburn.
Do Renova and Retin-A
work to reduce acne and wrinkles?
To illustrate her point, she noted that rosacea patients respond quite differently to Retin-A
What Differin and Retin-A
do is make the cells no longer sticky, meaning pores won't clog.
turned out to be a weak tumor promoter, but Forbes later found that drugs used to treat psoriasis and a new class of very effective oral antibiotics, the fluoroquinolones, produce serious sunburns and rashes in patients.
Derived from vitamin A, Retin-A
catapulted us into a new age of skincare, where creams are more than short-lived plumping of fine lines with mixtures of oil and water.
(tretinoin), the prescription drug used to treat wrinkles, tazarotene slows down abnormal growth of skin cells, excess skin shedding, and inflammation, all of which contribute to the development of acne and psoriasis.