Therapeutic Evaluation of Topical Retinoic Acid in Acne Vulgaris
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Dayal S G, Nigam P, Aggarwal A K. Therapeutic Evaluation of Topical Retinoic Acid in Acne Vulgaris. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1978;44:20-23
AbstractA clinical trial with topical retinoic acid 0.05% was undertaken on 43 patients with acne vulgarism. The response was assessed over a 12 weeks period. Drug proved very effective giving excellent to good response in 83.3% of cases. Local reaction was temporary and in most cases the treatment could be successfully continued with reduced frequency of applications. The drug was well accepted by patients.