Comparison of dose-related ocular side effects during systemic isotretinoin administration.

Cumurcu T., Sezer E., Kilic R., Bulut Y.

European journal of ophthalmology, vol.19, pp.196-200, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/112067210901900204
  • Journal Name: European journal of ophthalmology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.196-200
  • Keywords: High dose, Isotretinoin, Lacrimal function, Low dose, Ocular complications, ACNE-VULGARIS, 13-CIS-RETINOIC ACID, ORAL ISOTRETINOIN, THERAPY, RETINOIDS
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


PURPOSE. To compare the effects of high-(Group 1) and low-dose (Group 2) isotretinoin treatments for acne vulgaris on lacrimal functions and other ocular complications.