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Retinol
Essential medicine status
General description

INN
Retinol
Medicine type
Chemical agent
EML status history
First added in 1977 (TRS 615) for Vitamin A deficiency
Therapeutic equivalent for
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Vitamins and minerals
  • Parenteral > General injections > IM: 100000 IU in 2 mL ampoule (as palmitate) water-miscible injection
  • Oral > Liquid: 100000 IU per mL (as palmitate) oral oily solution in multidose dispenser
  • Oral > Solid: 10000 IU (as palmitate) sugar-coated tablet; 200000 IU (as palmitate) capsule; 50000 IU (as palmitate) capsule; 100000 IU (as palmitate) capsule