Dermatologic Manifestations of Vitamin A Deficiency Medication

Updated: Mar 26, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Medication

Medication Summary

The goals of pharmacotherapy are to reduce vitamin A deficiency (VAD), reduce morbidity, and prevent complications.

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Vitamins

Class Summary

These are essential for normal cell function.

Vitamin A

Vitamin A prevents night blindness, diarrhea, follicular keratosis, and infections.

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