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Accutane - I'm on week 6 of claravis but dont have the dry skin anywhere. Does this mean its not?

Posted 7 Jan 2010 4 answers

... working? I've read a lot of people's stories and they say around week 6 they are extremely dry. I have been taking vitamin E and drinking tons of water so I'm not sure if this is combating the dryness or if I am not on the correct dose. I use Cetaphil Cleanser but don't use ...

Has anyone developed Type 1 Diabetes after taking Claravis (the generic of Accutane)?

Posted 11 Aug 2013 4 answers

I took Claravis (generic of Accutane) for about 5 months. I was taken off because I got TMJ (Temporomandibular joint dysfunction) in my jaw. I have been off of it for about 11 months now. Last month, I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. After looking over my claravis packaging, I see that high ...

Accutane - I'm on week 4 of claravis. I knew an initial breakout was probable, yet here I sit?

Posted 10 Oct 2013 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

Is it ok to switch from Claravis 40 to Myorisan 40 for the 6th month of treatment?

Posted 19 Nov 2012 1 answer

My husband picked up the filled prescription for my son and when I opened it at home, it was Myorisan which he had never used before (for the past 5 months he has used Claravis, and this was to be his final Claravis prescription). I can't reach the doctor until tomorrow, so I thought I'd ...

What is the best way to take Claravis?

Posted 18 Sep 2010 1 answer

Since I was prescribed claravis and was told to take two doses of 40MG a day, is it okay that I take both doses at once? or am I supposed to take one in the morning and one at night?

Has anyone continued to grow after being on accutane?

Posted 26 Sep 2009 1 answer

I started taking claravis about a year ago at age 14 for severe acne. I was on it for about 5 months. Started at 80 mg per day, my back and my knees started hurting so badly I could barely get out of bed. The doctor then changed it to 40 mg per day. I have not grown in about a year - since I ...

Can you get actual coupons for claravis as opposed to the nearly worthless pharmacy discount cards?

Posted 19 Mar 2013 1 answer

My son was recently prescribed Claravis for his severe acne and what a surprise at the pharmacy, $82l.00 for only a thirty day supply. Multiply that by 4 and wow! Downloaded a few discount cards that were close to useless and was wondering if there is any substantial financial relief for this ...

Just started claravis about 2 weeks ago. 2 30 mg pills, one in the morning and one at night?

Posted 26 Mar 2013 1 answer

Does it matter if I take two at night if I forgot to take the 1st one in the morning?

How likely am I to suffer the side effects of Claravis after 4 months of treatment?

Posted 7 Jun 2010 1 answer

I take 6 30mg capsules a day of Claravis but the recent lawsuits regarding Accutane and possible side effects such as IBS and Colitis are freaking me out? I was just trying to get help for cystic acne on my chin!

1st week on Claravis 30mg 2xdaily and have been starving... anyone else?

Posted 23 Feb 2011 1 answer

I finally started Claravis, I was prescribed 30mg capsules and to take them 2x a day. I will have been on this medication one week this Friday. I have been extremely hungry since I have started taking it... I am adhd and have a very high tolerance for medication and pain due to a fast metabolism ...

What about being in the sun?? Do you get bad sunburn?

Posted 2 Mar 2011 2 answers

I just started Claravis 20mg twice a day. I am so excited to finally start it, I have jumped through hoops to get it. I am nervous and scared though, I want it to work so bad. I am 28 years old and have been dealing with this acne since 13. Any answers about the sun and sunburn would be great!!! ...

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