ACROTAC 10MG CAPSULE is used to treat severe psoriasis (abnormal growth of skin cells that causes red, thickened, or scaly skin).
Side Effects :
•peeling, dry, itchy, scaling, cracked, blistered, sticky or infected skin •brittle or weak fingernails and toenails •dandruff •sunburn •abnormal skin odor •excessive sweating •hair loss •changes in hair texture •dry eyes •loss of eyebrows or eyelashes •hot flashes or flushing •chapped or swollen lips •swollen or bleeding gums •excessive saliva •tongue pain, swelling, or blistering •mouth swelling or blisters •stomach pain •diarrhea •increased appetite •difficulty falling or staying asleep •sinus infection •runny nose •dry nose •nosebleed •joint pain •tight muscles •changes in taste SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS •rash •headache •extreme thirst, frequent urination, extreme hunger, blurred vision, or weakness •dry mouth, nausea and vomiting, shortness of breath, breath that smells fruity, and decreased consciousness •pain, swelling, or redness of eyes or eyelids •eye pain •eyes sensitive to light •swelling of hands, feet, ankles, or lower legs •redness or swelling in one leg only •depression •thoughts of hurting or killing yourself •bone, muscle, or back pain •difficulty moving any part of your body •loss of feeling in hands or feet •chest pain •slow or difficult speech •tingling in arms and legs •loss of muscle tone •weakness or heaviness in legs •cold, gray, or pale skin •slow or irregular heartbeat •dizziness •fast heartbeat •weakness •shortness of breath •ear pain or ringing
ACROTAC 10MG CAPSULE to be taken by mouth with food.
ACROTAC 10MG CAPSULE is a retinoid, which is a form of vitamin A.
Pregnancy: is contraindicated in pregnant women. Consult your doctor Alcohol: Tell your doctor if you drink large amounts of alcohol Driving: has moderate influence on the ability to drive and use machines Kidney: Do not take this medicine if you have severe kidney disease. Consult your doctor LIver: Do not take this medicine if you have severe liver disease. Consult your doctor
You should not take this medicine .if you are allergic to any retinoid. .if you have high levels of triglycerides (a type of fat) in your blood; .if you are also using methotrexate; or .if you also use a tetracycline antibiotic
Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light