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I was prescribed Retin A (tretinoin) for my face for acne and sun damage. Heard it was toxic yo use now I'm worried, should i be? I mix it with lotion for no burn

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Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Side effect?

Are you burning as a side effect? If yes, contact prescribing MD.
Make sure you are not at risk of becoming pregnant while using.

In brief: Side effect?

Are you burning as a side effect? If yes, contact prescribing MD.
Make sure you are not at risk of becoming pregnant while using.
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