Stieva A Cream (Tretinoin) is used to treat acne or other skin diseases. It works by keeping the pores clear of debris. It can also be used to treat fine wrinkles, dark spots, and/or rough skin caused by the sun. The usual recommended start dose is 0.025%/25gm dosage.
The brand Stieva A Cream is manufactured by Stiefel and comes from Canada. It may come from other international countries. Stieva A Cream is available in a 0.1%/25gm, 0.025%/25gm, and 0.05%/25gm dosage.
Stieva A Cream Side Effects
Get medical help immediately if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking Stieva A Cream.
• Difficulty breathing;
• Swelling of your face, lips, tongue or throat
Stop taking Stieva A Cream and call your doctor at once if you have one of these serious side effects:
• Pain of treated skin
• Severe burning, stinging, peeling, redness, or unusual dryness of the skin;
Less serious side effects of Stieva A Cream may include: burning, itching, stinging, scaling, or redness of the skin, mild chapping or peeling, darkening of the skin, or lightening of the skin color.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please call your doctor if you have any further concerns or questions.
Stieva A Cream should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. Talk to your doctor about your medical history to be sure you can safely take Stieva A Cream. You should not take Stieva A Cream if you are allergic to Tretinoin. It is unknown how this medication may affect an unborn or nursing infant. Talk to your doctor about the risks if you are pregnant or nursing before taking Stieva A Cream. There may be an interaction between Stieva A Cream and other medications. Talk to your doctor about any medications or herbal supplements you are currently taking.