This is used to treat severe (also known as nodular or applied to the or or ). It belongs to aclass of drugs known as retinoids. It works by decreasing facial oil (sebum)production.
INDICATIONS :This medication is used to treat severe cystic acne (also known as nodular acne) that has not responded to other treatment (e.g., benzoyl peroxide or clindamycin applied to the skin or tetracycline or minocycline taken by mouth). It belongs to a class of drugs known as retinoids.
SIDE EFFECTS: Joint pain, Back pain, Feeling dizzy, Drowsy, Nervous, Dryness of the lips, mouth, nose, or skin.