acetretin

acetretin

a synthetic derivative of vitamin A; a retinoid.
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Further clues supporting the diagnosis of psoriasis for this patient included the lack of pruritus, a good response to acetretin, and the histopathology which was consistent with psoriasis.
Tier 2: Hydroxychloroquine and acetretin, as well as low-dose antibiotics, which are used for anti-inflammatory effect.
Various treatment modalities used for primary cutaneous amyloidosis include- topical corticosteroids, photoprotection, topical dimethyl sulfoxide DMSO 10%, UVB therapy, etretinate, acetretin, cyclophosphamide, cyclosporine, dermabrasion and Q-switched Nd YAG laser [8-26] though none of these have given satisfactory results.