Cystic Acne + Accutane

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Is Accutane Usually Covered by Insurance?

If not, what is the cost of Accutane if I pay out-of-pocket? READ MORE

Is There an Alternative to Accutane?

Going on accutane seems so drastic. I stopped back at my doc for cysts that got larger after getting injected and am on antibiotics. He suggested that... READ MORE

Accutane for Pimples and Blackheads?

I am a 57 year old female who has acne since age 12. They were never large cystic acne, but pimples and blackheads. My dermatologist prescribed... READ MORE

Am I Taking the Right Dose of Accutane?

I have been on accutane for almost 50 days and for past 2 weeks my face was pretty much clear but now i have develop few cysts and they've turned into... READ MORE

Accutane a Second Time?

I've been there before with Accutane. It's been 2 years and I'm getting the return of the cystic acne again. I hate this outcome. Is a second course... READ MORE

How Long Should I Take 20mg Accutane to Treat my Current Condition of Cystic Acne ? (photo)

My dermatologist put me in a therapy of accutane about 5 months back , Most of the acne in my body cleared. But after those 5 months my acne is... READ MORE

Is my Acne Severe Enough to Take Accutane?

I have 4 cystic pimples right now and plenty of other ones. I've used almost every topical acne prescription there is. I've taken... READ MORE

Acne Gets Worse on Roaccutane Before Improvement?

When on Roaccutane  does everyone's acne get worst before it gets better? I have only been on Accutane for 2 weeks and 4 days and my acne has... READ MORE

Accutane Vs Red and Blue Light Therapy?

I had several side effects from Claravis (generic accutane) after a month and had to go off for trying to control VERY oily skin and moderate cystic... READ MORE

I'm 39 Years Old an Have Trouble with Cystic Acne on my Neck. Should I Try Accutane?

I'm worried about the side effects. My face is clear, I'm happy with it, it's my neck that I can't clear up. The cystic acne on my... READ MORE

Post Inflamatory Erythema or Post Inflamatory Hyperpigmentation?

I've been using accutane for 63 days now and my cystc acne is mostly gone but it left flat red marks , I'm not sure if it's PiE or PiH , or it could... READ MORE

After Accutane, Will My Acne Reoccur? Mother Had Acne in Her 30s. Is it Hereditary?

Hi,I am a 26 year old male who's had cystic acne since I was 17.My cystic acne is a kind of aggressive one because I get on the back,buttocks,hands... READ MORE

Accutane 40mg and Hairloss

Hello there! I thank you for taking the time to address my concerns regarding accutane 40mg. Three weeks ago my doctor put me on accutane after... READ MORE

My Son Has Been on 2 1/2 Months and It Has Only Gotten Worse?

My son won't let me photograph him, but his face is covered in cyst like acne. The dr at the last visit said we should be turning a corner soon. I am... READ MORE

I Am a 28 Yr Old Female Who Has Suffered from Adult Acne for 4 Years. Is Accutane my Best Option?

I have all types of acne, from cystic acne to blackheads/whiteheads and pustules. I have acne on my face, neck, chest, back, shoulders and I even my... READ MORE

Will I Be Able to Tolerate the Side Effects of Isotretinoin? Is It Worth Those Side Effects?

I m 20 yrs old and having serious cystic acneMy dermo prescribed me acutret 20mg last year but I didnt took it coz of a long list of dangerous side... READ MORE

6 mo Round of Accutane is Not Working on my 17yr Old Son?

A 6mo. round of Accutane (the past 2 months at 120mg per day) is not working at all on my 17yr old son. He is still regularly producing cystic acne as... READ MORE

It My 3rd Month While Taking Oratane 20mg, My Skin is Getting Worse by Cystic Acne, When It Will Be Cleared Up?

Hi, this is my 3rd month of taking isotretinion, but my acne is getting worse day by day,their big cystical acne,when it will be start clearing up? i... READ MORE

Accutane for Acne Cysts and Milia from Laser Treatment?

I had laser treatment in May. I have milia (from laser) and acne cysts throughout my face. Would Accutane help alleviate all of this? Would it... READ MORE

Is Accutane Safe and Worth the Risk?

I am a 16 year old female and weigh 130 lbs and I am very healthy and athletic with no health problems or anything like that. I have had cystic acne... READ MORE

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