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  1. Acitretin is used to treat severe psoriasis (abnormal growth of skin cells that causes red, thickened, or scaly skin). Acitretin is in a class of medications called retinoids. ...
  2. Pustular Psoriasis (National Psoriasis Foundation)  
    ... More than one study indicates a combination of acitretin (brand name Soriatane) and methotrexate can send pustular ... body's temperature and restore the skin's chemical balance. Acitretin, cyclosporine, methotrexate, oral PUVA (the light-sensitizing drug ...
  3. Psoriasis on Specific Skin Sites (National Psoriasis Foundation) - PDF  
    ... PUVA, ultraviolet light B (UVB), methotrexate, cyclosporine or acitretin (brand name Soriatane). Special light therapy units for ... the palms and soles, oral retinoids such as acitretin will result in thinning of plaques over a ...
  4. ... rotated with other treatments such as PUVA, Soriatane (acitretin), cyclosporine or a biologic. Rotation may decrease side ... resistance and increase response to both medications. Soriatane (acitretin) What is it and how does it work? ...
  5. ... donor screening: ● Etretinate (Tegison), used for severe psoriasis ● Acitretin (Soriatane), also used for severe psoriasis ● Isotretinoin (Amnesteem, ... wait six months; and donors who have taken acitretin are asked to wait three years. Individuals who ...
  6. Vitamin A From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements)  
    ... in prescription medicines. Examples are the psoriasis treatment acitretin (Soriatane®) and bexarotene (Targretin®), used to treat the ...
  7. ... medicines include methotrexate or cyclosporine. Retinoids such as acitretin can also be used. Newer drugs called biologics ...
  8. Pyogenic Granuloma (Logical Images)  
    ... taking certain oral retinoid medications, including isotretinoin or acitretin (Soriatane®) People taking protease inhibitors such as indinavir ( ...
  9. ... a cream (topical retinoic acid) or taken mouth (acitretin) Other medicines that are applied to the skin ...
  10. Chapped Lips (Cheilitis) (Logical Images)  
    ... erythema) and swelling (edema) present. Retinoids (isotretinoin and acitretin) are the most frequent drug-induced causes for ...
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