ATC Group: D10AD01 Tretinoin

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

Hierarchical position in ATC classification

Level
Code
Title
1
Dermatologicals
2
Anti-acne preparations
3
Anti-acne preparations for topical use
4
Retinoids for topical use in acne
5
D10AD01
Tretinoin

Active ingredients

Active Ingredient
Description

Tretinoin decreases cohesiveness of follicular epithelial cells resulting in decreased microcomedone formation. Additionally, tretinoin stimulates mitotic activity and increased turnover of follicular epithelial cells, causing extrusion of the comedones.

Medicines in this ATC group

Drug
Countries

Hong Kong

Finland

France Hong Kong

Tunisia

France Singapore

Canada United States

New Zealand Singapore

Canada Singapore

Brazil Hong Kong

Related product monographs

Title
Type
Country
Structured Product Labeling (SPL)
US
Structured Product Monograph (SPM)
CA