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An isomer of retinoic acid used topically to treat acne and to mitigate fine facial wrinkling and orally to treat one form of leukemia.


(Pharmacology) pharmacol a synthetic form of vitamin A used as a drug to treat certain skin conditions and a type of leukemia


(trəˈtɪn oʊ ɪn)
a drug chemically related to vitamin A, used as a topical ointment to treat skin disorders, esp. acne.
[1960–65; t(ri-) + retino- (< Greek rhētinē resin) + -in1]


n tretinoína
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Vitel also has Mexican territorial rights through licensing agreements with Cheplapharm Arzneimittel GmbH for Vesanoid (for cancer); Kamada for KamRab (for rabies), KamRho (an Rh immunization) and Glassia (for Anti-D deficiency); Aqvida for Imatinib (for cancer), Docetaxel (for cancer), Azathriopine (an immunosuppressive drug); and QPharma for Androferti (a male fertility drug).
According to the contract, DKSH will be responsible for providing registration, importation, warehousing, physical distribution and collection services for Cheplapharm's products Vesanoid (Tretinoin) and Rohypnol (Flunitrazepam) in Brunei, Hong Kong, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.
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Among these include the rights to Vesanoid (tretinoin), an oral retinoid anti-cancer chemotherapy drug licensed from Germany-based Cheplapharm Arzneimittel GmbH.
Tretinoin capsules is the generic version of Vesanoid capsules and is used in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia.