ALITRETINOIN (PANRETIN) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ALITRETINOIN

What is the Trade Name for ALITRETINOIN

PANRETIN

What is the Indication for ALITRETINOIN

  • INDICATIONS & USAGE Panretin ¬Æ gel is indicated for topical treatment of cutaneous lesions in patients with AIDS-related Kaposi‚Äôs sarcoma. Panretin ¬Æ gel is not indicated when systemic anti-KS therapy is required (e.g., more than 10 new KS lesions in the prior month, symptomatic lymphedema, symptomatic pulmonary KS, or symptomatic visceral involvement). There is no experience to date using Panretin ¬Æ gel with systemic anti-KS treatment.

 

 

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