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Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Targretin (Overview)

Targretin is a cancer agent.


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How do I find a doctor who will prescribe bexarotene, sold under the name targretin, for off label use against alzheimer's disease?

How do I find a doctor who will prescribe bexarotene,  sold under the name targretin, for off label use against alzheimer's disease?

No human data: The data is only in mice and human trials are yet to start, targetrin can have serious side effects in patients. Treating diseases in mice does not often translate to success in humas.....Wait for more data. ...Read more

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
3 doctors shared insights

Targretin (Overview)

Targretin is a cancer agent.


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How do I find a doctor who will prescribe bexarotene, sold under the name targretin, for off label use against alzheimer's disease?

No human data: The data is only in mice and human trials are yet to start, targetrin can have serious side effects in patients. Treating diseases in mice does not often translate to success in humas.....Wait for more data. ...Read more

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Dr. Linda Callaghan
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Bexarotene (Definition)

Bexarotene is an ocular beta blocker which is a kind of ...Read more