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Accutane is a Good Option for Seborrheic and Oily Face? What You Recommend?

I tried accutane 1 year ago 40mg daily for 8m and all the oil of my face has gone but now after 1 year all that oil and blackheads are comming back.... READ MORE

Roaccutane for the Second Time. Options? (photo)

A couple of years back I was prescribed Roaccutane, it cleared my skin, but now my acne has returned with vengeance! I went back to the doctor and... READ MORE

When Starting a Second Course of Accutane, Does the Dose of the First Course Still Counts?

I am about to start a second course of accutane, in the past (first course, 4 years ago) I was on 30 mg per month for 6 months. I kept me clear for... READ MORE

Chance of Success from Second Course of Accutane?

I took Accutane for 5 months when I was 19 at 70mg a day and my acne returned just as bad 6 months after. Im know 21 would accutane actually work this... READ MORE

Why Would Accutane Work For Me 10 years Ago, and Cause Burning, Flushing, Dryness The Second Time Around?

Having further treatment now age 60 as acne slowly returned. Not so the rosacea which remained very minimal. First 10 weeks at 20mg every two days was... READ MORE

5 Months into Accutane, Dr. Says May Require Another Round; Is There a Waiting Period? (photo)

I've been taking Accutane for 5 months now. In the beginning of the fourth month my dose was increased from 60 mg to 80 mg. I have seen minor results... READ MORE

Wrinkles, Hyperpigmentation and Acne After Second Round of Accutane?

Hello and thanks. i went thru a 2 month course of accutane at 16 (now 22) and acne resolved from severe to light. a year ago, i went for scar... READ MORE

What Can I Do to Eliminate my Acne Now?

I have done two full, six month courses of Accutane. While on Accutane my skin was perfectly clear. After my first course of Accutane my skin stayed... READ MORE

Seborrheic Dermatitis or Rosacea?

I am currently on my second course of Accutane on month 4, but these signs and symptoms appeared well before I started - in the summer of 2012. I've... READ MORE

Second Course Of Accutane, What Are the Chances that I Need A Third Course?

I'm taking a second course of accutane. Im 19 yrs old. After my 1st course, my acne got 50% better. Right now, its been 2 months and my skin is... READ MORE

Will my Skin Clear Faster on my Second Round of Accutane?

I am 18 years old and I finished my first round of Accutane 6 months ago. For three months I was in absolute bliss with perfect skin! Then I started... READ MORE

Does a Second Course of Accutane Help with Old Acne Scars?

About a year ago had accutane because of my acne and I left me with a few scars. A year has passed and now my scars are just a few and not very deep,... READ MORE

Im Using Accutane for a Second Course, All my Acne Cleared Up in a Month Can I Discontinue It?

Hey, 2 years ago i took accutane for 6 month, all my acne cleared away. however i have been having joint problems ever since, especially in my knees... READ MORE

Is Accutane One Times 20mg Tablet Once a Week Toxic?

Hi I took a full course of Accutane 4 years ago for severe seborrhoea and bad acne seborrhoea returned although no way near as bad, i am looking into... READ MORE

Dosage of Second Course of Accutane?

I took 100 mg/kg of Accutane and I suspended it before reaching 120mg/kg because I had eye irritations and got scared to damage my eyes permanently. A... READ MORE

Is it safe at age 44 to go on Accutane again? I have been on it twice before. (teens then late 20s) (photo)

I have tried many, many, many oral antibiotics over the last 4 or 5 years. Doryx was the last one. That was given by a new derm I have been seeing.... READ MORE

Post Accutane Acne is Gone but Fairly Red Skin (Bad Texture) and Occasional Red Itchy Bumps?

I have been on a second round of accutane and finished it about 3 months ago. My acne is gone but my skin texture is very bad (no scarring). It's just... READ MORE

Accutane Cumulative Dosage Question?

74 kg, 20 y/o male. I had moderate/mild recurrent nodular acne on my face/back. I was Accutane for 172 days (~6 months) when I stopped at a cumulative... READ MORE

Second Time on Accutane What Are Chances of Relapse with This Course and Can I Take my Valcyclovir with It?

I am a 32 year old female who has already been on accutane once. I started getting acne and rosacea at age 30 . I was perscribed 5 month course... READ MORE

Low Dose Accutane - Vacation in Jamaica?

I'm starting a 2nd course of Accutane. My derm Rx'd 40mg od x1 month, then 40mg od/80mg eod for 5 mos. I'm going to Jamaica in 7 wks and am concerned... READ MORE

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