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Accutane Dosage Timing?

I have a two part question. First, I'm on 60mg/day of accutane in two doses. My breakfast and dinner times vary, so I was wondering if taking the medication between 8-10am and 6-8pm will cause a ...

Posted 17 May 2012 1 answer

Has anyone experienced nosebleeds or dry blood in their nose whilst on roaccutane?

I am on my second course of roaccutane and have had severe headaches. I have also noticed dry blood in my nose but today I actually had a nose bleed. I just wondered if this is normal or means ...

Posted 8 Aug 2012 2 answers

Is it safe to take 5-HTP with Accutane?

I know there's a drug interactions checker, but I just wanna make sure that it's safe before I do anything.

Posted 7 Sep 2012 1 answer

After finishing accutane, can you still break out at times?

I still have breakouts sometimes and I finished my accutane course more than 3 months ago

Posted 15 Jul 2012 2 answers

I am considering taking accutane, but am 13 years old and need help?

I am 13 years old, and have tried literally every acne medication available. BP cream, minocycline pills, retin-a cream, you name it. Tonight, I pretty much reached the breaking point and broke down ...

Posted 11 Jan 2012 7 answers

Why does my dermatologist want me to take a drug called Prednisolone while on accutane?

I've been taking accutane for a couple of months, and in the second month my dermatologist ordered me to take a drug called prednisolone, which is a steroid... After taking it for the first ...

Posted 31 Jul 2012 1 answer

Am I allowed to take any other medication while on Accutane?

I've taken Accutane for 6 days and it made my stomach feel weird the first couple days but now is fine. I take singulair and Claritin for my allergies, is that ok? I've taken the allergy ...

Posted 6 Apr 2012 1 answer

Has anyone experienced hair loss from taking Accutane? I was taking 20mg one time a day for 2 weeks?

... and didn't experience any side effects except dry lips. My dosage was increased to 20mg twice a day and now two weeks into it I have started to experience much more hair loss than normal. ...

Posted 30 May 2012 1 answer

Accutane - acne aggravated?

I started mine a week ago. My skin is in really bad shape :( How long can I expect it to be worse before I start seeing improvement? I'm miserable!

Posted 26 May 2012 1 answer

Doxycycline - Can I take Doryx nine months after recovering from gram-negative folliculitis?

For background, I was prescribed Minocyclin (75 mg/twice a day) after an unsuccessful round of Accutane and Septra. The medication did wonders for my skin! However, after three years, I developed ...

Posted 6 Jun 2012 1 answer

After taking accutane?

After the dr. takes me off accutane, do I need to take anything else? Will I have anymore acne at all if it works? Does it take care of chest and back acne, not just face?

Posted 25 Mar 2012 1 answer

Should I stop taking Accutane if I experience back pains? I'm on my high school baseball team and?

... I've been extremely frustrated with sitting out due to back pains. The pains started when my doctor upped my dosage from one pill to two. Is this normal for other people?

Posted 8 Apr 2012 1 answer

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