bexarotene topical (generic name)

It is used to treat skin lesions in patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
(bexs AIR oh teen)
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What side effects may I notice from receiving this medicine?

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • burning, irritation, itching, redness, pain or scaling at the application site
  • increased sensitivity to sunlight
  • rash

Where should I keep my medicine?

Keep out of the reach of children.

Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees C). Keep away from heat or flame. Protect from humidity. Throw away any unused gel after the expiration date.

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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Last Updated: March 18, 2009
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