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I am curious if it will continue to get worse throughout my 5 month plan, stay the same, or plateaus and get better?
Posted 15 May 2016 by • 0 answers
Boyfriend. I am not on 2 forms of birth control because my mother thinks that would be unhealthy. Honestly does accutane increase the chances of becoming pregnant or just having birth defects? If we use a condom and he pulls out we should be fine right?
Posted 13 Apr 2016 by • 2 answers
I had brain tumors when I was a teenager, so the side affect for "increased cranial pressure," scares me. My dermatologist has been recommending I go on a small dose of this for years and years now. It's the last thing, and only thing we haven't tried. At 24 my cystic acne is ...
Two concerts: do I have to be on birth control while on accutane & how will your face look once off?
Posted 29 Mar 2016 by • 1 answer
My mother strongly strongly believes that birth control is the work of the devil and REFUSES to put me on it no matter how many times I've asked. So that concerns me because my acne is becoming so annoying and such an insecurity that I want to be put on this but I'm worried I won't ...
Posted 12 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
I need some recommendation for a good dermatologist in NJ. I'm thinking to go back on accutane. My acne came back after 5 years :( Thank you.
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 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 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?
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 ...
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 ...
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