Alitretinoin: a comprehensive review.

@article{Cheng2008AlitretinoinAC,
  title={Alitretinoin: a comprehensive review.},
  author={Caleb W Cheng and Jason D Michaels and Noah Scheinfeld},
  journal={Expert opinion on investigational drugs},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={437-43}
}
BACKGROUND Alitretinoin (9-cis-retinoic acid) is a unique panagonist retinoid, capable of binding to all six known retinoid receptors (RAR-alpha, -beta, -gamma, and RXR-alpha, -beta, -gamma). Studies are being carried out to determine how best to utilize this characteristic in treatments for conditions such as chronic hand dermatitis. OBJECTIVE To review the literature on alitretinoin. METHODS The scope of the review encompasses ways that alitretinoin is currently and may potentially be… CONTINUE READING

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