isotretinoin

(I-soh-TREH-tih-noyn)

A drug that is used in the treatment of acne and psoriasis and is being studied in cancer prevention. It is a type of retinoid. Also called 13-cis retinoic acid.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "isotretinoin"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "isotretinoína"

Medicamento que se usa para tratar el acné y la psoriasis, y se estudia para prevenir el cáncer. Es un tipo de retinoide. También se llama ácido retinoico 13-cis.