Drug: Panretin

ALITRETINOIN (a li TRE ti noyn) is a naturally occurring form of vitamin A. It is used on the skin to treat Kaposi's sarcoma lesions. This gel does not treat other forms of Kaposi's sarcoma or prevent new skin lesions.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • blister formation
  • signs of infection such as drainage, swelling, or pus formation
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • burning, itching, crusting, or cracking of the treated areas
  • increased sensitivity to the sun
  • mild stinging
  • rawness
  • red, inflamed, and irritated skin, the skin may peel after a few days

Source: http://www.healthline.com

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • blister formation
  • signs of infection such as drainage, swelling, or pus formation
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • burning, itching, crusting, or cracking of the treated areas
  • increased sensitivity to the sun
  • mild stinging
  • rawness
  • red, inflamed, and irritated skin, the skin may peel after a few days

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to alitretinoin, vitamin A, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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