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Accutane - how long till I see results?

I'm 23 years old and never suffered from bad skin when I was in my teens at all, it was when I was about 21 all of a sudden out of nowhere I started getting really bad skin cystic acne on my ...

Posted 15 Oct 2013 1 answer

My son is 15 and is being put on accutane for his acne, any advice?

His Dr. told us not to go home and research it because it would scare us to death. Well I didnt listen and have researched until my eyes are crossed. This just doesnt seem like the right thing to be ...

Posted 14 May 2012 7 answers

Isotretinoin - Does accutane help to remove scars from old pimples?

i will start taking accutane soon these days and ai will be having an event in the coming mouth so will it get worse in a way more than it is ,doubled acne and redness ? that i wont be able to go out ...

Posted 3 Sep 2013 1 answer

Does accutane make skin more sensitive and how long does initial breakout last ?

This is my third week on accutane (20 mg per day) , and i am still breaking out like never before . I have cystic acne on my jawline and they have been there consistently for 2 months now . There are ...

Posted 9 May 2014 1 answer

What dose of accutane should I take to prevent an initial breakout?

I weigh 53 kg an am yet to start taking accutane. I want to know what dose I should take in order to avoid an initial breakout or minimize it. Also, I have mild acne so if I were to breakout how bad ...

Posted 13 days ago 0 answers

Accutane - Pregnancy after isotretinoin?

I have finished my 8 months isotretinoin course (40 mg per day) And now i am willing to get pregnant. I have read alot online that it's safw ro get pregnant after one month but i heard that ...

Posted 27 Sep 2015 0 answers

Accutane - I'm on doxy right now but it seems to be getting worse. Should I switch to isotretinoin?

Or is there another treatment not as severe as isotretinoin but more powerful than doxy?

Posted 23 Sep 2015 0 answers

Pimple/Acutane issue?

So I started acutane in January 2014 and ended in June 2014. It sucked but at least I was done. After it was great I didn't have acne up until about the last week. But I'm not sure if they ...

Posted 23 Sep 2015 0 answers

Has anyone had bad joint/muscle pain on accutane?

My son is finishing his second month of accutane. Seen some small improvements in acne but now he is complaining of pain (joint and muscle). I have read a ton of horror stories about these side ...

Posted 12 Sep 2015 0 answers

Accutane - Will accurtane stop very painful cystic acne that I can't get rid of?

I am53 and have very painful cystic acne on my chin,nose,and forehead. They hurt so bad I just want to get at them but you can't do that with cystic acne. I have not had clear skin in like two ...

Posted 19 Aug 2015 1 answer

Has anyone experienced dry eyes while on accutane and did it persist?

I am on my second month of accutane and I wear contact lenses. My eyes have always been dry when I wear my contacts however now that I have taken accutane they are a bit worse, especially when I am ...

Posted 6 Aug 2015 0 answers

Anyone had kids few months after accutane?

I want to go on accutane as my acne never ends already 26 but scared to have kids after as i want more kids and soon.

Posted 28 Jul 2015 1 answer

Accutane and Depression: Tips?

I've never dealt with depression or even anything close to it before starting Accutane. I'm almost at 2 months on the drug and I've been finding it really difficult to stay happy; I ...

Posted 2 Jun 2015 1 answer

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