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Acitretin Price and Pack Size

Acitretin Information

Acitretin Benefits & Uses

Acitretin is used to treat the following -

Acitretin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Acitretin


Acitretin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Acitretin is used -

  1. Dry Mouth Mild
  2. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  3. Back Pain Mild
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Hair Loss Mild
  6. Dry Skin
  7. Increased Liver Enzymes
  8. Mouth ulcer Moderate
  9. Blurred vision
  10. Fatigue Mild
  11. Headache Mild

Acitretin Related Warnings

Is the use of Acitretin safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Acitretin. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.


Is the use of Acitretin safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Acitretin may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Acitretin should not be taken unless your doctor says it is necessary.


What is the effect of Acitretin on the Kidneys?

Acitretin has very mild side effects on the kidney.


What is the effect of Acitretin on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Acitretin on liver have been reported.


What is the effect of Acitretin on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Acitretin. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


Severe Interaction of Acitretin with Other Drugs

Acitretin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Acitretin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Acitretin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Diabetes
  4. Depression
  5. Heart Disease
  6. High Cholesterol

Frequently asked Questions about Acitretin

Is this Acitretin habit forming or addictive?

No, Acitretin is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Acitretin since it will not make you feel sleepy.


Is it safe?

Yes, the use of Acitretin is considered safe.


Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Acitretin cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Acitretin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Acitretin

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Acitretin together with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Acitretin

Consuming Acitretin with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.


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Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Other
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B.Pharma, Other
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