| CLINICAL AND LABORATORY INVESTIGATIONS
|Year : 1978 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 20--23
Therapeutic Evaluation of Topical Retinoic Acid in Acne Vulgaris
SG Dayal, Pranesh Nigam, AK Aggarwal
A clinical trial with topical retinoic acid 0.05% was undertaken on 43 patients with acne vulgarism. The response was assessed over a 12 weeks period. Drug proved very effective giving excellent to good response in 83.3% of cases. Local reaction was temporary and in most cases the treatment could be successfully continued with reduced frequency of applications. The drug was well accepted by patients.
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