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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 • 8 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 13 Aug 2013 by • 3 answers
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 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 13 May 2011 by • 6 answers
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 22 Jul 2010 by • 5 answers
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Posted 11 Jan 2012 by • 8 answers
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 in tears. I just cannot live another day (I have had acne since 1st grade) with this. Can someone ...
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 26 Jan 2011 by • 5 answers
I took accutane in 1992 already having inflammatory bowel disease and had all the major side affects from the drug.I also came down with leukemia. Can they be connected?
Posted 13 Mar 2010 by • 1 answer
What type of cold medicine can I take if under accutane treatment? cough medicine? Is it safe to just buy over the counter cough medicine? Kindly advise Regards Giancarlo Cerboncini
Posted 25 Jan 2016 by • 2 answers
Ive recently been prescribed 20mg accutane. I've had Acne on my face, back, chest & shoulders since I was 13. I'm nearly 18 now. I've been taking doxycycline & tretinoin gel for the past couple months and I've been looking a lot better lately. I've already went ...
Has Accutane been linked to long-term rectal pain and discomfort, especially during bowel movements?
Posted 4 Jan 2013 by • 4 answers
Posted 28 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
I am starting Accutane, but I have a lot of red spots on my face from previous acne. I usually use retin A or another OTC treatment to fade these spots, but the DR said not to use those products for the next year (and no more peels). Has anyone had the old spots fade, and has anyone had a peel ...
Posted 28 Sep 2009 by • 1 answer
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