Tretin 0.05 cream is a medication that contains a form of vitamin A, used to treat acne that appears as pimples or spots on the face, chest, or back. It can also help to smoothen rough skin and reduce fine wrinkles. This cream is meant to be applied topically, and ideally at nighttime as per your doctor’s prescription. The duration of the treatment and the amount of cream needed will depend on your condition. It is important to follow your doctor’s instructions, and to avoid applying the cream to damaged or broken skin, as well as to the mouth, eyes, and nose.
Tretin 0.05 cream reduces excessive oil production of the skin, but it may take several weeks for symptoms to improve. It is important to use it regularly to obtain the maximum benefit. The most common side effects of this cream include skin irritation, dryness, and redness, which usually improve over time. It may also make your skin more sensitive to sunlight and more fragile, so it is recommended to limit sun exposure and avoid waxing or laser treatments during the treatment.
Tretin 0.05 cream is primarily used for the treatment of acne and acute promyelocytic leukaemia. It can help to clear skin pores and prevent pimples and spots from appearing. The cream should not be used if you have eczema or sunburned skin.
To use Tretin 0.05 cream, it is important to apply a thin layer to clean and dry affected areas, as per your doctor’s instructions. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area. The cream works by reducing oil production, replenishing acne-prone skin, and keeping pores open.
This medication is available in the form of a cream, with a strength of 0.05%, and is manufactured by Hegde & Hegde. It is available in different pack sizes, such as 1 tube, 3 tubes, or 6 tubes. If you experience any persistent or severe side effects, consult your doctor.