Acne, keratolyses and cleansers

Isotretinoin (e.g. Roaccutane)

Vitamin A

Additive effects


Isotretinoin Is a vitamin A derivative, so adverse effects and toxicity may be Increased

Psoriasis, seborrhoea and ichthyosis

Ketoconazole (e.g. Nizoral)

Vitamin D

Reduced vitamin D effects

Beneficial Interaction possible

Ketoconazole reduces the conversion of vitamin D to Its active forms. Increased Intake may be required with long-term therapy

Topical corticosteroids

Topical corticosteroids (e.g.

hydroco rtisone)

Aloe vera (topical)

Additive effects

Beneficial Interaction possible

In addition to Its own anti-Inflammatory effects, animal studies have shown that aloe vera Increases the absorption of hydrocortisone by hydrating the stratum corneum, Inhibits hydrocortisone's antlwound-heallng activity and Increases wound tensile strength

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