Sotret Oral Capsule 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Sotret: Oral capsule (10mg)

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What is this Medicine?

ISOTRETINOIN (eye soe TRET i noyn) treats severe acne that has not responded to other therapy like antibiotics.

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Sotret 10mg Capsule

NDC: 106310584
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cystic Acne, Acne Vulgaris

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris, Cervical Cancer, Ichthyosis, Neuroblastoma, Keratosis Follicularis, Head And Neck Cancer, Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML), Squamous Cell Skin Carcinoma

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Sotret 10mg Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Sotret 10mg Capsule

High Cholesterol Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
15.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
22.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Triglycerides Incidence:
25.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
29.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Sotret 10mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Sotret 10mg Capsule(Isotretinoin)
Alcohol and Isotretinoin(Isotretinoin)
Avoid or limit alcoholic drinks while taking Isotretinoin. Side effects from Isotretinoin may get worse if you also drink alcohol-containing beverages while taking Isotretinoin therapy. In addition, alcohol may alter the results of blood test done to monitor Isotretinoin therapy; avoid alcoholic drinks for at least 36 hours before any orderd blood test.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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