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What is Atralin?

Atralin is a prescription medication used to treat acne. The active ingredient in it is tretinoin. Tretinoin is a form of vitamin A that promotes the peeling of affected skin areas and unclogs pores. Tretinoin controls acne but does not cure it. This medication is sometimes prescribed for other uses. Atralin comes in the form of a gel that is applied topically.

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