Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% patients at concert
Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% patients at concert

RETIN-A MICRO is a prescription medicine that you apply to your skin to help reduce acne including whiteheads, blackheads, and pimples.

Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% patients

fight against acne—you’re not alone

Almost 50 million Americans
have this condition

YOUR ACNE MAY BE A REACTION THAT’S TRIGGERED BY:

Family history of acne

YOUR ACNE MAY TAKE DIFFERENT FORMS

PimplesExample of pimples

The first step is finding a treatment
that works for you

RETIN-A MICRO is proven to help you get
the powerful results you want

Patients at Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% concert

Microsponge delivery system technology

Helps control the release of tretinoin
Improves photostability, even in the presence of benzoyl peroxide
Microsponge delivery system technology
In clinical studies, patients experienced visible acne reductions

Average acne reductions

Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro
Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro

Results from 12-week 0.1% studies
a72 patients studied b71 patients studied c67 patients studied

Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro
Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro

Results from 12-week 0.04% studies
a108 patients studied b111 patients studied c110 patients studied d103 patients studied

RETIN-A MICRO is proven to help you get the
powerful results you want

Microsponge delivery system technology

Helps control the release of tretinoin
Improves photostability, even in the presence of benzoyl peroxide
Microsponge delivery system technology
In clinical studies, patients experienced visible acne reductions

Average acne reductions

Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro
Average acne reductions with Retin-A-Micro
Patients at Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% concert

RETIN-A MICRO is hard at work

Early results as soon as 2 weeks and consistent
beneficial results after 7 weeks

2 Weeks

Early and consistent results with Retin-A-Micro

EARLY RESULTS

7 Weeks

Early and consistent results with Retin-A-Micro

Consistent Results

12 Weeks

Early and consistent results with Retin-A-Micro

Full Study Duration

98.7% (222/225) and 94% (210/224) of patients found RETIN-A MICRO to be tolerable

In the 0.04% study no severe irritation was reported at week 2, the typical peak of irritation, and only 1.3% (3/225) of subjects discontinued due to irritation
In the 0.1% study no more than 3% of subjects reported severe irritation and only 6% (14/224) discontinued as a result

RETIN-A MICRO should not be used on eczematous or sunburned
skin due to potential for severe irritation

Avoid use of RETIN-A MICRO with weather extremes, such as wind or cold due to potential for increased irritation

Patients at Retin-A-Micro 0.06% and 0.08% concert

RETIN-A MICRO pump is ready to provide you with accurate dosing every time

Pump-controlled dispensing

Allows for consistent dosing at either strength
Designed with acne patients in mind
Retin-A-Micro dispensing

HOW TO APPLY

STEP 1

Fully depress the pump twice to dispense RETIN-A MICRO onto a fingertip
Retin-A-Micro on finger

Tips for getting the most from your treatment

Use only as directed by your doctor
Applying more medicine will not improve acne faster
If in the sun, cover treated areas with protective clothing and
use SPF 15+
Your doctor may change your dose if you have skin irritation

INDICATION

RETIN-A MICRO (tretinoin gel) is a prescription medicine used on the skin (topical use only) to treat acne. It is not known if it is safe and effective in treating other conditions or in children under 12.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

Do not get RETIN-A MICRO in your eyes, mouth, vagina or the corners of your nose. Use it exactly as directed by your doctor, and do not use more of it or more often than prescribed; it will not work any better or faster and may cause more side effects.

Before using RETIN-A MICRO, tell your doctor if you:

Have a skin condition called eczema.

Have a sunburn. You should not use RETIN-A MICRO until it has healed.

Have other medical conditions or are taking any medications, especially other acne medications, because together they may increase skin irritation.

Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed, as it is not known whether RETIN-A MICRO can harm your unborn baby or nursing infant.

Tell your doctor about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, herbal supplements, and any skin products that you use, especially other acne treatments, including medicated cleansers or soaps, as these can increase skin irritation when used with Retin-A Micro.

While using RETIN-A MICRO, avoid washing your skin too often, avoid sunlamps, tanning beds and ultraviolet light, and minimize exposure to wind, cold and sun. If you must be in the sun, use sunscreen with SPF 15 or more and wear a hat or other protective clothing to cover the treated areas. Avoid contact with the peels of limes.

Retin-A Micro may cause serious side effects, including skin irritation. Retin-A Micro may cause skin dryness, redness, swelling, and blistering. If you develop these symptoms your doctor may change your dose or have you stop using Retin-A Micro.

The most common side effects of RETIN-A MICRO are skin burning and itching.

Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of RETIN-A MICRO.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Please click here for full Prescribing Information, including Patient Information.

*This offer is only valid for patients with commercial insurance. Eligible uninsured patients will pay more. This offer is not valid for any person eligible for reimbursement of prescriptions, in whole or in part, by any federal, state, or other governmental programs, including, but not limited to, Medicare (including Medicare Advantage and Part A, B, and D plans), Medicaid, TRICARE, Veterans Administration or Department of Defense health coverage, CHAMPUS, the Puerto Rico Government Health Insurance Plan, or any other federal or state health care programs. This offer is good only in the U.S. at retail pharmacies owned and operated by Walgreen Co. (or its affiliates) or other participating independent retail pharmacies. This offer is not valid in Massachusetts or Minnesota or where otherwise prohibited, taxed or otherwise restricted. Click here for other terms and conditions that apply.

INDICATION

RETIN-A MICRO (tretinoin gel) is a prescription medicine used on the skin (topical use only) to treat acne. It is not known if it is safe and effective in treating other conditions or in children under 12.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

Do not get RETIN-A MICRO in your eyes, mouth, vagina or the corners of your nose. Use it exactly as directed by your doctor, and do not use more of it or more often than prescribed; it will not work any better or faster and may cause more side effects.

Before using RETIN-A MICRO, tell your doctor if you:

Have a skin condition called eczema.

Have a sunburn. You should not use RETIN-A MICRO until it has healed.

Have other medical conditions or are taking any medications, especially other acne medications, because together they may increase skin irritation.

Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed, as it is not known whether RETIN-A MICRO can harm your unborn baby or nursing infant.

While using RETIN-A MICRO, avoid washing your skin too often, avoid sunlamps, tanning beds and ultraviolet light, and minimize exposure to wind, cold and sun. If you must be in the sun, use sunscreen with SPF 15 or more and wear a hat or other protective clothing to cover the treated areas. Avoid contact with the peels of limes.

The most common side effects of RETIN-A MICRO are skin burning and itching. It may cause skin dryness, redness, swelling, and blistering. If you develop these symptoms, your doctor may have you reduce the dose or stop treatment. It is unknown whether RETIN-A MICRO is effective when used less than once a day.

Tell your doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of RETIN-A MICRO.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Please click here for full Prescribing Information, including Patient Information.