Disease Information for Etretinate (Tegison) Administration/Toxicity

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Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Lumbar puncture/Increased CSF pressure/LP test
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Accutane Embryopathy syndrome
Fetal anomaly
Hypervitaminosis A
Pseudotumor cerebri
Enthesopathy Syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-Psoriasis medication (ex)
DRUG/Retinoid/Vitamin A derivative drug (example)
DRUG/Teratogenic potential/effect (D plus )
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Enthesopathy insertions/tendons
Pathophysiology/CSF Pressure Increased
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
PROCESS/Enthesopathic arthropathy (ex)
Synonyms
Synonym
(2E,4E,6E,8E) 9 (4 Methoxy 2,3,6 trimethylphenyl) 3,7 dimethyl 2,4,6,8 nonatetraenoic Acid Ethyl Ester, 2,4,6,8 Nonatetraenoic acid 9 (4 methoxy 2,3,6 trimethylphenyl) 3,7 dimethyl ethyl ester (all E), Ethyl all trans 9 (4 methoxy 2,3,6 trimethylphenyl) 3,7 dimethyl 2,4,6,8 nonatetraenoate, Ethyl Etrinoate, ETRETINATE, Etretinate (product), Etretinate (substance), ETRETINATE PREPARATION, Etrinoate Ethyl, Brand name/Tegison (Etretinate)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 10 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Specialized use;Anti-psoriasis Retinoid drug; very teratogenic; oral preparation;limited USA marketing

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