Tegison

Tegison

Etretinate Dermatology A retinoid for severe psoriasis that is linked to major teratogenicity
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Would be donors who have ever taken the psoriasis drug Tegison (removed from the market because of its risk of causing birth defects) are rejected.
AaHaemophiliacs [people suffering from haemophilia a hereditary blood defect]Aa - Anyone with a positive antibody test for HIV (AIDS virus)Aa - Anyone who has had hepatitis since his or her 11th birthday Aa- Anyone who has/had cancer n Anyone who has taken Tegison (a medication) for psoriasis (an autoimmune disease of the skin).
Other retinoids include Soriatane (acitretin), Tegison (etretinate), and Vesanoid (tretinoin).