... read a lot of adverse effects..i'd like to ask after the last dosage of isotretinoin how long it will stay in your body?since my derma told me that i will undergo underdosage like 2x day for 3 mons and once day for the succeeding months for the whole treatment..thank you! im very much worried about the later effects on me since i dont have a child yet thanks again
26 Jan 2010
It takes approximately 1 month after stopping therapy for Isotretinoin to no longer be in the circulation. You should continue with 2 forms of contraception whilst taking the medication and continue for 1 month after stopping Isotretinoin.
If you follow these guidelines you will safely be able to have a child when the time is right for you after completing Isotretinoin therapy.
- Isotretinoin Information for Consumers
- Isotretinoin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Isotretinoin (detailed)
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