What is Avita?
Tretinoin is a form of vitamin A that helps the skin renew itself. It is used to treat acne, to smooth rough facial skin, and lower the appearance of fine wrinkles and mottled skin discoloration.
How should be Avita used?
This topical medicine is for use only on the skin. Do not use on sunburned skin, or skin affected by eczema. Wash your hands before and after application.
What is to be avoided while using Avita?
Avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Avita can make the sunburn more easily. Wear protective clothing and use sunscreen (SPF 15 or higher) while outdoors. Avoid getting the medication in eyes, mouth, vagina, or in the creases of your nose.
What other drugs will affect Avita?
Avoid skin products that contain benzoyl peroxide, sulfur, resorcinol, or salicylic acid unless otherwise directed by the doctor. These products can cause severe skin irritation if used with Avita.
What is to be considered before using Avita?
In deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it shall do to the condition. This is a decision doctor will make. For this medicine.