Isotretinoin 10mg is an oral medicine effective to treat acne. It is the active component of the medicine with 10mg composition. The medicine is manufactured for RSM Enterprises. It comes with a brand name of Eratin 10mg. It belongs to a group of retinoids with a derivation of Vitamin A in it. To reduce the production of natural substance sebum, the acts directly on the glands and help reduce the production of bacteria. With a reduction in the amount of oil released, the medicine works to improve severe acne or acne vulgaris also.
It is effective in improving nodular acne that does not respond to any other treatment such as antibiotics. By slowing the process of a natural substance in the body, the medicine provides excellent results. The medicine also works to reduce inflammation and is also available in topical skin treatment.
Always consume medicine with a glass full of water. Do not chew or suck the capsule. Swallow it as a whole. Proper instructions should be followed about taking the medicine with or without food. For effective results, try not to skip the dosage. Take the medicine for a proper prescribed length of time. The consumption of medicine is usually twice daily. Do not double or overdose medicine. Inadequate amount of medicine should be avoided as it can worsen acne.
Isotretinoin might cause side effects. With an overdose the medicine might cause:
It is a prescription medicine and requires proper consultation with the doctor. Try to avoid the use of medicine if you are sensitive to Isotretinoin or you have hypervitaminosis A. Avoid use of medicine if you are pregnant. Avoid the use of medicine if you are below age 12. Consultation with a doctor is required if you have or had depressive illness, liver or kidney issue, or are allergic to soy or peanuts. Avoid direct exposure to sunlight when on medication. Avoid the use of tetracycline as it might reduce the effect of medicine.