Introduction of A Ret 0.1%
A Ret 0.1% contains Tretinoin which belongs to a group of medicines called retinoids.
Uses of A Ret 0.1%
A Ret 0.1% is a prescription medicine that is used to reduce fine wrinkles
How does A Ret 0.1% Works?
A-Ret 0.1% Gel is a form of vitamin A. When applied on the skin, it reduces oil production in the skin, replenishes acne-prone skin, and helps keep your pores open.
Side Effects of Ret 0.1%
Common Side Effects
- Skin irritation like redness, burning, stinging, dryness and peeling
Serious Side Effects
Like all medicine, this medicine can cause side effects although not everybody gets them.
- Warmth or stinging on your skin
- Peeling, dry skin, burning, stinging, itching and redness
Dosage of A Ret 0.1%
As A Ret Gel is meant for external application, cases of an overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have overapplied it, then wipe out the excess medicine with a tissue or cotton.
Missed a Dose
Other Dosages of A Ret 0.1%
- A Ret 0.05
- A Ret 0.025
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What if I accidentally swallow A Ret 0.1% Gel?
Ans. A Ret 0.1% Gel may be harmful if swallowed. If you accidentally swallow it, call your doctor or poison control center right away.
2. What precautions should I take while using A Ret 0.1% Gel?
Ans. Do not use A Ret 0.1% Gel on sunburned skin, cuts, scrapes, eczema or damaged skin. Practice good skin care and avoid exposure to sunlight as you may get sunburned more easily. Use sunscreen and wear clothing and eyewear to protect your skin from the sun. Some weather conditions may irritate your skin. Talk with your doctor in such a case.
3. Can I use makeup during treatment with A Ret 0.1% Gel?
Ans. You may use make-up during treatment with A Ret 0.1% Gel unless your doctor has told you otherwise. Before using A RET 0.1% GEL, clean the area of treatment where you have applied makeup.
4. What if I forget to use a dose of A Ret 0.1% Gel?
Ans. If you forget to use a dose of A Ret 0.1% Gel, apply it as soon as you remember. However, omit the missed dose if it is almost time for the next dose. Do not apply A Ret 0.1% Gel twice to make up for a forgotten dose.