Retin-A is a Vitamin A Retinoid Medication that treats Acne. It works to counteract the amount of acne, as well as the severity, by affecting skin cell growth. Retin-A also helps quick healing for acne that does occur. Tretinoin belongs to a class of medications called retinoids. It works by affecting the growth of skin cells.
OTHER USES: This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care professional. Use this drug for a condition that is listed in this section only if it has been so prescribed by your health care professional.