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Posted 30 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
I am 33 now and this past year has gotten so much worse with constant breakouts which has lead to scaring. I have tried everything possible to clear my skin and nothing ever has worked. Finally, almost two months ago, after much consideration, I started Accutane. I have the dry skin around my mouth ...
Posted 27 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
I take 60 mg/day in three doses. What should my timing between doses be? I always take them with a meal, but I sometimes only have 5-6 hours between meals.
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Posted 22 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
I am 20 years old and have been battling with acne since puberty. Luckily in HS I was prescribed Bactrum which kept my skin clear for most of my teens. After graduating and going to college the drug stopped working for me and had bad acne first semester of college. I was then prescribed doxycycline ...
Posted 6 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
My acne story: I've had acne ever since I was 13 (currently 23), it s hereditary. I used to just have acne on my face but gradually throughout the years I started to get them on my chest and back. Also, my acne is NOT cystic acne, but I've tried pretty much EVERYTHING and have had acne ...
Posted 26 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
... my acne but it also cured my acute IBS. I understand this drug can do the opposite but why have I not heard of it actually curing this condition??? Can someone link me to the right place?
My son took accutane in 2014. He started to become more and more depressed while on the medication.?
Posted 20 Dec 2015 by • 1 answer
... We didn't think about the medication being the cause until he started becoming suicidal. He had nearly completed the medication when we realized he was having suicidal thoughts. He finished the medication but it has been over a year now and he still has serious depression (dropped out of ...
Accutane - Hi, so I'm currently on 60mg a day, about 2-3 months ago I injured myself in the gym and?
Posted 17 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
... hurt my? If anyone has experienced anything like this I would love to know what you did!
Posted 13 May 2011 by • 5 answers
Posted 4 Dec 2015 by • 0 answers
If Spironolactone doesn't end up working out for me then what are my other options for (hormonal) acne? I've tried antibiotics, ointments, birth control (Yaz, Lo Loestrin Fe, Mononessa), and Accutane (isotretinoin). Are there other antiandrogenic medications like Spironolactone that can ...
Posted 15 Jan 2016 by • 0 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 9 Dec 2015 by • 0 answers
It's cheaper for me to buy 30-40mg of Accutane than 60-20mg. Is it more effective to take the 20mg twice per day versus 40mg once per day?
Posted 15 Nov 2015 by • 0 answers
I weigh 53 kg an am yet to start taking accutane. I want to know what dose I should take in order to avoid an initial breakout or minimize it. Also, I have mild acne so if I were to breakout how bad would it be, and how long will the whole process take?
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