Isotretinoin is a Safety Therapy on Kidney: A Retrospective Study


Parlak N., Unal E., Aksoy N.

TURK DERMATOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.12, sa.1, ss.18-22, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tdd.3478
  • Dergi Adı: TURK DERMATOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.18-22

Özet

Objective: Isotretinoin is widely used in severe acne treatment. The drug leads to several adverse effects; skin and mucous membranes are frequently affected. It may also cause serious and fatal adverse effects like kidney damage. The aim of this study is to determine the safety of isotretinoin usage on kidney functions in patients with acne vulgaris.