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I am taking accutane 30mg per day on it for one week only?

today I have pale stools. does this mean my liver is not coping well? will I in your opinion be taken off medicine

Posted 22 Jan 2014 1 answer

What is accutane/roaccutane primarily used for?

Is it only used for acne or will it also assist in diminishing the appearance of scars left from acne.

Posted 23 Jan 2014 1 answer

How long does the initial breakout from accutane last?

How long is your skin unbearable until it gets better?

Posted 11 Aug 2013 1 answer

Hi,please help,i've been on accutane for 6weeks now,no change.any hope?

I started the treatment 6 weeks ago,my acne was not as bad as it is now.ever since I started the medication my acne which is only on my face has gone from bad to is the worst i've ever ...

Posted 24 Nov 2013 1 answer

Accutane hair loss and dry hands question?

I am trying to convince my son who is suffering from acne to take his prescribed 40 mg Accutane. Yesterday we were talking and he cried about his acne. His fears of hair loss and dry skin are ...

Posted 7 May 2013 3 answers

I have been consuming accutane for about a year and I am about 50 days close to finish my?

... treatment.Throughout the process i have consumed 20mg and I may have only forgot to drink it about three or four days and I have told my doctor when I forget it. Yet, i went on some camping and I ...

Posted 5 Dec 2013 1 answer

What do you use to moisturize? My skin is incredibly dry after just 5 days on accutane.

What is the best way to combat this dryness?

Posted 10 Nov 2013 1 answer

Do I need a script for Accutane?

Posted 3 Dec 2013 1 answer

Accutane - What % of patients experience hair loss on isoretinoin. I heard it was 20%. Does propecia

... I have acne and folliculitus Anti biotics no longer work. I had a hair transplant 11 months ago. I was wondering what the possibilities were of hair fallout from a low dose regimen of isoretonoin

Posted 5 Sep 2013 1 answer

Mononessa - causing my skin to break out in acne, what should I do?

I started taking the pills last Sunday, which means I've been on them for a little over... a week now. And about 3 days in I started to notice my skin was starting to break out. I've ...

Posted 2 Jul 2013 1 answer

Accutane - do the side effects of isotretinoin reside over time?Do they remain for the whole life?

I m 20 yrs old and having 3rd-4th grade acne. My dermo prescribed me acutret 20mg last year but I didnt took it coz of a long list of dangerous side effects associated wid it... And my acne kept on ...

Posted 23 Jun 2013 1 answer

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

Cystic Acne - Aldactone and Diane for 10 days, getting worse, can I take Minoz?

I have severe cystic acne, and diagnosed with PCOS recently.Last year I my acne was uncontrollable with cystic pussed acne all over my face.I was on antibiotics and later accutane , my skin was clear ...

Posted 18 Sep 2012 2 answers

Accutane - If you are already on birth control & are abstinent in life what documentation is needed?

Is this something that needs to be documented for iPledge or ultimately your dermatologists decision?

Posted 12 Aug 2013 1 answer

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