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Last Updated: 03 May 2022

Bexarotene is used to deal with skin lesions created by a rare type of cancer called cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Bexarotene can cause or hurt unborn baby abnormality if the mommy or the daddy is using bexarotene. Stop utilizing this medicine and tell your doctor right away if you quit utilizing contraception, if you miss out on a menstruation period, or if a pregnancy takes place while either the mommy or the daddy is using bexarotene. If you are a man, use condoms throughout sex if your companion is pregnant or is able to get pregnant. Bexarotene is additionally being examined in the treatment of other types of cancer. Meaning from the NCI Drug Dictionary, Detailed scientific interpretation and other names for this drug. If they can aid deal with or avoid problems other than the ones they are accepted for, drugs are commonly studied to discover out. This patient details sheet uses only to authorized uses of the medicine. However, much of the info might relate to unapproved uses that are being studied. Targeted Cancer Therapies. These retinoid receptors have biologic activity distinctive from that of retinoic acid receptors. The chemical name of bexarotene is 4- [1- ethenyl] benzoic acid, and the structural formula is as follows: Bexarotene is an off-white to white powder with a molecular weight of 348. 48 and a molecular formula of C24H28O2. Each bexarotene capsule contains 75 mg of bexarotene for oral administration. It includes the adhering to inactive active ingredients: butylated hydroxyanisole, polyethylene glycol 400, polysorbate 20 and povidone. The inscribing ink contains ammonium hydroxide, iron oxide black, isopropyl alcohol, n-butyl alcohol, propylene glycol and shellac polish.

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PubChem - CovalentUnitCount

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