18 Jan 2011
Generally the company/manufacturers try to recoup some money they spent on research and development.
Claravis (isotretinoin) is a form of vitamin A. It reduces the amount of oil released by oil glands in your skin, and helps your skin renew itself more quickly.
Isotretinoin is used to treat severe nodular acne that has not responded to other treatments, including antibiotics.
18 Jan 2011
I suffer the same problems as you (only with pain medication) sometimes if a drug is under patent then it has no generic and that can have an effect but Marvell is right it does cost to research and put these drugs through tests and for a long time so I am afraid we pay and I mean pay. I wish you only the very best
- Claravis Information for Consumers
- Claravis Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Claravis (detailed)
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lips. Is there something cheaper - no prescription coverage- $421.00 a month is way more than I can afford. We will have to stop beacause of cost.
1 answer • 15 Mar 2010
I have been on Claravis since 1/13/2009. I am very concerned after reading the medication guide. I don't understand why my dermatologist has me ...
1 answer • 14 Apr 2010
I am male 20 and I just finished a 6 month course of claravis I got my wife pregnant 13 days after being done will there be any birth defects?
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