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Oral Retinoid Treatment Of Psoriasis – Isotretinoin

Isotretinoin Causes Many Potential Side Effects Isotretinoin side effects are very common, and sometimes the side effects can be devastating. An Irish man has spent more than 1million Euros taking on a pharmaceutical firm after his son committed suicide. Liam Grant is waging a battle with drugs giant Roche, claiming they are responsible for the death of his son, also called Liam. In 1996, the 19-year-old started… Read More »Oral Retinoid Treatment Of Psoriasis – Isotretinoin

Oral Retinoids And Psoriasis – Acitretin

What Are Oral Retinoids? Oral retinoids are recommended for psoriasis, they are synthetic drugs derived from Vitamin A. There are two kinds of retinoids, isotretinion and acitretin. Isotretinoin contains an ingredient related to Vitamin A, and is used primarily to treat acne. I’ve found a link with isotretinoin and ulcerative colitis, amongst other side effects. These drugs can tend to have rather strong side-effects, and… Read More »Oral Retinoids And Psoriasis – Acitretin