FAQs ABOUT TRETIN 0.05% CREAM
What if I accidentally swallow TRETIN 0.05% CREAM?
TRETIN 0.05% CREAM may be harmful if swallowed. If you accidentally swallow it, call your doctor or poison control centre right away.
What precautions should I take while using TRETIN 0.05% CREAM?
Do not use TRETIN 0.05% CREAM 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.
Can I use makeup during treatment with TRETIN 0.05% CREAM?
You may use make-up during treatment with TRETIN 0.05% CREAM unless your doctor has told you otherwise. Before using TRETIN 0.05% CREAM, clean the area of treatment where you have applied makeup.
What if I forget to use a dose of TRETIN 0.05% CREAM?
If you forget to use a dose of TRETIN 0.05% CREAM, apply it as soon as you remember. However, omit the missed dose if it is almost time for the next dose. Do not apply TRETIN 0.05% CREAM twice to make up for a forgotten dose.
Can I use other skin preparations with TRETIN 0.05% CREAM?
Do not use any other skin preparations with TRETIN 0.05% CREAM without asking your doctor. Avoid preparations that may dry or irritate your skin, like those containing astringents, alcohol, spices or lime or certain medicated soaps, shampoos, etc. Do not allow anyone else to use this medication. Do not use other medicines containing retinoids which are not recommended by your doctor, as it might cause unnecessary redness or peeling.