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Accutane - how long till I see results?

Posted 15 Oct 2013 by sarahxx90 2 answers

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 cheeks and chin area it was really painful & embarrassing I absolutely hated it! I tried allsorts ...

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

Posted 14 May 2012 by thauver68 7 answers

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 giving a teen. He has some acne on his face but the worst of it is on his back and arms. Does anyone ...

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

Posted 3 Sep 2013 by Guae 1 answer

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 on occasions first weeks ? :( is it fine to apply make up to cover them up during treatment

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

Posted 9 May 2014 by meghhh 1 answer

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 also few cysts on my upper cheek that is below my eye .. and they are so big that they almost cover ...

Accutane - I'm taking acnotin 20 for one month, many pimples y popout recently.Is it normal?

Posted 30 Oct 2014 by ssaylee 1 answer

My face now having pimples more than before I having acnotin 20.I'm annoying and wondering whether acnotin 20 suitable for me. I need some one to guide me. Thank you very much.

What can help to reduce joint pain while taking Accutane (isotretinoin)?

Posted 13 days ago by Kotik 1 answer

Hello, I started to take low dose isotretinoin (10 mg) yesterday. Today - the next morning - I can already feel some joint pain. What can help to reduce them? Is it ok to take glucosamine sulfate with the isotretinoin?

Does Zenatane (Accutane) cause wrinkles?

Posted 18 days ago by nwierback 0 answers

I am 51 years old and recently finished 5 or 6 months of Zenatane. At the end I noticed deep creases/lines on my chin and my skin seemed to have lost its elasticity and dropped. It gathers loose at my chin especially if I look down. The only thing I liked about having oily skin all my life was the ...

Isotretinoin - why accutane stopped working 3 months after I stop using it?

Posted 20 Aug 2016 by h1e2l3p4 0 answers

I did 6 months of isotriotin 4 for 40mg, 1 for 80mg and the last one for 20mg. after 3 months of finishing I had pimples and acne again is that normal

How long does it take for the joint pains to go away after stopping Accutane?

Posted 13 Aug 2013 by Emaa 1 answer

I took Accutane for my acne problem for about 2 months and realised that I started getting severe joint pains almost everywhere (feets, elbows, shoulder, knees, etc.). Never had this problem before. I stopped it after that. Its been about three weeks and the pain still has not gone away. I can ...

How Accutane help oily skin?

Posted 7 Aug 2016 by A hameed 0 answers

How it helps oily skin and if it really shrink the oil gland and reduce the production of oil , Will I get back oily skin after stoping Accutane

Has anyone been on Accutane more than once my bad acne is coming back after 4 years of 1st round?

Posted 3 Aug 2016 by jess_nicole 0 answers

I had severe cystic acne when I was younger. I am recently getting painful breakouts on my forehead and chin. Most are white heads but I also have a few big swallen ones under my skin. It is getting painful to wash my face and not going away no matter what I am given to help it. I was wondering ...

Accutane - Is a breakout after treatment finishes normal?

Posted 25 May 2016 by Shaggybob 1 answer

Did anyone get a flare up after coming off accutane. I've been off it for about 2 weeks and noticed it coming back and after being on it for a few years and worried this is it for me. My skin oil production is coming back. Overtime I started reducing it id get a flare up hence why i was on it ...

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