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Isotretinoin

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Antineoplastic Agent Oratane® / Roaccutane® Adult, Children, Cancer-related

Isotretinoin - Additional Information

  • This drug can cause fetal abnormalities, caregivers who are pregnant or female of child-bearing age, please handle with care.
  • Do not take any other medications or herbal products without first consulting your doctor. Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you (or your child) are taking any other medicines, especially antifungals or antibiotics. Some medication may reduce its efficacy, or increase its toxicity.​
  • ​Do not take multivitamins that contain vitamin A or beta-carotene. These vitamins may make the side effects of isotretinoin worse
  • Updated on Wednesday, September 27, 2017
  • Article contributed by Pharmacy Department KK Women's and Children's Hospital

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