What are the contraindications of Absorica?
Pregnancy ABSORICA can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman. Major congenital malformations, spontaneous abortions, and premature births have been documented following pregnancy exposure to isotretinoin in any amount and even for short periods of time. ABSORICA is contraindicated in females who are or may become pregnant. If this drug is used during pregnancy, or if the patient becomes pregnant while taking this drug, treatment should be discontinued and the patient should be apprised of the potential hazard to the fetus [see Use in Specific Populations]. Hypersensitivity Hypersensitivity to this product (or Vitamin A, given the chemical similarity to isotretinoin) or to any of its components [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]. Last reviewed on RxList: 2/12/2015
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