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Posted 15 Oct 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 14 May 2012 by • 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 ...
Posted 3 Sep 2013 by • 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
Posted 30 Oct 2014 by • 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.
Posted 9 May 2014 by • 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 ...
Posted 13 Aug 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 6 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
My daughter has had 2 treatements e accutane . How often can pts be treated after the required 8 wk rest period?
Posted 11 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been on accutane now since March 23rd, I was on 20mg per day for 1 month increased to 40mg a day after the first month, I started my 40mg on or around 24th April, this last week I have been breaking out terribly on my face which is where I suffer with acne.. my question is is this normal! As ...
Posted 7 May 2017 by • 0 answers
... diabetes. Is there any causal link?
Posted 5 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I was prescribed roaccutane today by my dermatologist and obviously we discussed birth control. Alongside the roaccutane she has also prescribed me 'Yasmin' birth control, which I am happy to take, however, I have already been on a different birth control pill, Cerelle, for quite a long ...
Posted 18 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
... decided to take low dosages because I suffer from bad migraines and my vision isn't the best. Ive just been to my dermatologist and they've decided to stop my treatment 10 days before my last actual day since my headaches have become worse. My back and shoulders have completed ...
Posted 2 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 14 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm a 16 year old guy, and thinking of starting the Accutane acne treatment about about 2 months before my A level exams. My question is will the effects make it hard to study and ultimately effect my potential results? So would it be Better to start it before or after exams? Thanks
Posted 6 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I'm a 22 yr old female. I'm on my 2nd month of Accutane(30mg) and my face is not dry at all. People always complain that their face becomes extremely dry, but mine isn't. I'm not sure is the medicine is working. My face was very dry the first few weeks after starting accutane, ...
Posted 20 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
I don't want my acne getting worse before better! I have very low confidence and don't think I would cope with my face getting worse.
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