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Accutane - I have suffered with cystic acne since I was a teenager?

Posted 30 Jan 2016 by Jojo2882 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 ...

Timing between accutane doses?

Posted 27 Feb 2016 by QC12 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.

Is acutane related to leukemia?

Posted 5 Mar 2016 by kimeck123 0 answers

Should I try taking accutane or go back to doxycycline?

Posted 22 Jan 2014 by decisions 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 ...

What would you suggest? (Accutane related question)?

Posted 6 Dec 2015 by jayjay17 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 ...

Who do I contact in regards to my great experience w Accutane many years ago? Not only did it cure?

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by Gabbyhome 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 desperatedad 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 Msulehman1396 0 answers

... hurt my? If anyone has experienced anything like this I would love to know what you did!

If Spironolactone doesn't work then?

Posted 4 Dec 2015 by Sphynxx 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 ...

Does accutane dry your eyes completely?/?

Posted 15 Jan 2016 by V_rodriguez123 0 answers

Accutane - I wondered once your skin clears up, do the little scars from previous acne fade?

Posted 28 Jan 2013 by Krissy E 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 ...

Is it more effective to take Accutane 20mg twice per day versus 40mg once per day?

Posted 9 Dec 2015 by nwierback 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?

What dose of accutane should I take to prevent an initial breakout?

Posted 15 Nov 2015 by Anonymous7211 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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