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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 days ago 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.
Posted 1 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm 17 and my parents don't want me to take it because of it's side affects but it's the only medication that works since I toke accutane 4 years ago and it completely cleared it up. I remember the doctor saying that I might need to take it once or twice for it to stay away ...
Posted 24 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 9 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
he will be without medicine for 10 days. Spoke with Dr. no options. Should he take one a day some days this month so he has 5-10 left for those 10 days without or should he maintain the 60mgs a day and go without any medication for those 10 days. This is happening now so any timely reply would be ...
Posted 4 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
I had to start birth control because I'm going on accutane anyways I noticed that I started getting lots of discharge really thick and kinda like cottage cheese it's off white and it doesn't smell but it does bother me because at any time in the day my underwear are just full of it ...
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