If you are:
Absolute Contraindication: PREG MUST BE AVOIDED; USE CONTRACEPTION 1 MO PRIOR & UP TO 3 YRS AFTER DRUG USE
Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED BY MANUFACTURER, POTENTIAL FOR TOXICITY
Giving acitretin to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Risk of skeletal hyperostoses, ossification of ligaments and tendons, and epiphyseal closure. Warning of teratogenicity in adolescent females. No pediatric safety and efficacy studies.