Retin A Micro Gel-Pump contains the medication tretinoin. This medication is used to treat acne. It may decrease the number and severity of acne pimples and promote quick healing of pimples that do develop. Tretinoin belongs to a class of medications called retinoids. It works by affecting the growth of skin cells. Retin A Micro should be used regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. During the first few weeks of using tretinoin, your acne might appear worse because the medication is working on pimples forming inside the skin. It may take up to 8-12 weeks to notice results from this medication.
Make sure to wash your hands thoroughly before applying this medication. Gently clean the affected skin with a mild or soapless cleanser and pat dry. Use your fingertips to apply a small amount of medication (about the size of a pea) in a thin layer, usually once daily at bedtime or as directed by your doctor. A gauze pad or cotton swab can be used to apply the liquid.
Always read the patient information and instructions carefully before using this medication.
Make sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Also be aware that:
Common side-effects may include but are not limited to:
Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following side-effects:
Q: How long does it take for Retin A Micro Gel pump to take effect?
A: During the first few weeks of using tretinoin, your acne might appear worse because the medication is working on pimples forming inside the skin. It may take up to 8-12 weeks to notice results from this medication.
Q: How often should I take Retin A Micro Gel Pump medication?
A: This medication is usually prescribed to be applied to the affected areas of the skin, once a day before bedtime.
Q: What is the strength of Retin A Micro Gel Pump?
A: Retin A Micro Gel Pump medications come in strengths of 0.04% and 0.1% in a quantity of 50g.
Q Is there a generic alternative to Retin A Micro Gel Pump medicine?
A: There is currently no therapeutically equivalent generic alternative to Retin A Micro Gel pump medication. However through buying with us you can still save up to 90% on the price of your medication.