Bexarotene is a cancer medication that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. Bexarotene is used to treat skin lesions caused by cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). Bexarotene is usually given after other cancer medications have been tried without successful treatment. Bexarotene may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Bexarotene is a drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as Retinoid. Bexarotene generic name is targretin. Bexarotene medicine is used in the treatment of skin conditions caused by a certain cancer known as cutaneous T-cell lymphoma. Bexarotene may also be used in the treatment of other conditions as prescribed by your doctor.