Acitretin

Overview

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Acitretin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

25 to 50 mg38 (37.5)As recommended.POThis is initial Dose for 2-4 weeks, then adjust according to response. usually 25-50mg/day; up to 75mg/day for short periodsis and ichthyosis
25 to 30 mg28 (27.5)As recommended.POThis is initial Dose for 2-4 weeks, then adjust according to response. usually 25-50mg/day; up to 75mg/day for short periodsis and ichthyosis

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

500 ug/kg500 (500)24 hourlyOral-
500 to 1000 mcg/Kg750 (750)1 hourlyPO

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Acitretin is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Acitretin

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