Isotretinoin: is there any arrhythmic effect?


Selcoki Y., Gorpelioglu C., Sarifakioglu E., Ozkara A., KANBAY M., Tekin O., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.47, no.2, pp.195-197, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2008.03341.x
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-197

Abstract

Background Oral isotretinoin is currently the most effective therapy for acne, but is associated with numerous adverse effects. To investigate the cardiac effects of isotretinoin, acne patients receiving isotretinoin for 6 months were studied.