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Effect of tretin cream while applied on the tongue - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doc
Doctor :   Hi
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User :   well i was prescribed tretin cream
User :   for skin
User :   which had tretinion 0.025
User :   my mother accidentally thought that to be other medicine and put that on her tongue and around mouth she did not swallow that, is it dangerious?
Doctor :  
User :   in any way
User :   ?
Doctor :  
Not really
Doctor :  
It however depends on the amount
User :   not very much
User :   she removed it immediately when i told her
User :   in matter of few seconds
User :   and washed her mouth completey
User :   and rinsed it thoroughly with water
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Not to worry
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User :   sure doctor
User :   bec its night time i am bit worried abt her
User :   its not dangerous right
User :   ?
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
it is not
Doctor :  
Do not worry
User :   thanks a lot doctor
User :   i was very tensed
User :   well its only for acne or skin relishing purpose right
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Thanks for consulting
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User :   thanks doc
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Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner
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