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Posted 7 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
How it helps oily skin and if it really shrink the oil gland and reduce the production of oil , Will I get back oily skin after stoping Accutane
Posted 20 May 2016 by • 2 answers
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 ...
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 5 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
My son is 18 and was prescribed accutane today. He has tried countless antibiotics, precription acne cream and every over the counter thing you can imagine. None have worked. He started puberty early at 9 years old. He began having severe acne on his back & chest beginning at 10 years old. I ...
Posted 23 May 2016 by • 0 answers
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?
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 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 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 31 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
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 ...
Posted 5 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 10 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
... completely deflated by how bad the breakout is. How long should I expect this to last? I'm fine with the dryness but would love to see at least a small improvement in the acne soon
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