Tretinoin (Retinoic Acid)

An important regulator of GENE EXPRESSION during growth and development, and in NEOPLASMS. Tretinoin, also known as retinoic acid and derived from maternal VITAMIN A, is essential for normal GROWTH; and EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT. An excess of tretinoin can be teratogenic. It is used in the treatment of PSORIASIS; ACNE VULGARIS; and several other SKIN DISEASES. It has also been approved for use in promyelocytic leukemia (LEUKEMIA, PROMYELOCYTIC, ACUTE).
Also Known As:
Retinoic Acid; all-trans-Retinoic Acid; Retin-A; Vitamin A Acid; Vesanoid; Tretinoin Potassium Salt; Tretinoin Sodium Salt; Tretinoin Zinc Salt; beta-all-trans-Retinoic Acid; trans-Retinoic Acid; Acid, Retinoic; Acid, Vitamin A; Acid, all-trans-Retinoic; Acid, beta-all-trans-Retinoic; Acid, trans-Retinoic; Potassium Salt, Tretinoin; Retin A; Salt, Tretinoin Potassium; Salt, Tretinoin Sodium; Salt, Tretinoin Zinc; Sodium Salt, Tretinoin; Zinc Salt, Tretinoin; all trans Retinoic Acid; beta all trans Retinoic Acid; trans Retinoic Acid
Networked: 7832 relevant articles (574 outcomes, 926 trials/studies) for this Drug, Comments

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Drug Context: Research Results


1. Sanz, Miguel A: 31 articles (12/2014 - 02/2004)
2. Lo-Coco, Francesco: 29 articles (02/2015 - 10/2002)
3. Tallman, Martin S: 26 articles (12/2014 - 10/2002)
4. Yen, Andrew: 22 articles (07/2014 - 05/2002)
5. Fujita, Takashi: 20 articles (06/2014 - 09/2005)
6. Imaizumi, Tadaatsu: 19 articles (02/2015 - 08/2004)
7. Akira, Shizuo: 19 articles (04/2014 - 09/2005)
8. Chen, Zhu: 19 articles (02/2014 - 02/2002)
9. Montesinos, Pau: 18 articles (05/2014 - 01/2007)
10. Soprano, Kenneth J: 17 articles (04/2011 - 02/2002)

Related Diseases

1. Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia
2. Acne Vulgaris
3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
4. Leukemia
5. Melanosis (Freckles)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. arsenic trioxide (Trisenox)
2. Tretinoin (Retinoic Acid)
3. hydroquinone (Black and White)
4. retinoic acid receptor alpha
5. Retinoids
6. Vitamin A (Retinol)
7. Benzoyl Peroxide
8. Aligeron (AS 2)
9. promyelocytic leukemia-retinoic acid receptor alpha fusion oncoprotein
10. adapalene (Differin)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Microspheres (Microsphere)
3. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
4. Remission Induction
5. Chemoprevention

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