Treatment Time + Accutane

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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

Accutane: 20mg Twice a Week As Opposed to 20mg a Day?

Hello I was prescribed accutane at 20mg a day. I had bad side effects and was generally very scared. I stopped and now considering trying 20mg every... READ MORE

Indefinite Isotretinoin Treatment (Roaccutane/Isosupra)?

Hello, Would anybody consider leaving a patient on Roaccutane / Isosupra beyond the normal cumulative dose period? i.e. indefinitely? My dermatologist... READ MORE

Accutane 3 Months So Far; What's an Appropriate Time to Finish?

Hello everyone ! first of all I would like to thank you for giving me this opportunity so my name is Walid i'm 19 , i've been on accutane for 2 months... READ MORE

What is the Maximum You Can Take when on Acutane?

My 21 year old son is presently on acutane. He's done one blood test and it shows a high liver count. Should I be concerned. Can he continue his... READ MORE

I am using roaccutane 20 mg for my acne. I am in my third month and my acne is fully gone. I occasionally get any pimple?

I wanted to ask will using Accutane 20 mg for 4 months will be enough. Or I should continue taking it even if I don't break out. I heard about the... READ MORE

Accutane 4 or 6 Months?

Hiii Doctors ! i start my 4 month on accutane treatment , my degree is 15 mg my weigh 67 klg ... before 2 months ago i was on 20 mg , so far my face... READ MORE

Does a low-dose Accutane treatment affect the overall treatment and chances of relapse? (photo)

I saw a dermatologist today and she insisted that I go on Accutane and ensure that I complete a cycle which I had not done the previous year. I asked... READ MORE

Is It Safe on Accutane for 18months?

My derma been prescribe me roaccutane 10mg for 1 each for the first 6 months, 3 per week for 2 months, 2 per week for 3 months, and now 1 per week for... READ MORE

When is the best time of the year to take Accutane?

I've heard answers from both sides to this and decided I would ask a professional. I live in Texas so summertime can get very hot. Winter, however,... READ MORE

Short Course of Accutane (3 Months)

I'm currently on a 3 month course of accutane. It's 40mg/day. So far I've seen great result. I started off with moderate acne and I now... READ MORE

Still Breaking out While on Accutane - Do I Need to Up my Dosage?

I am taking a dose of 20mg of roaccutane/day as precribed by my derm, however i am still breaking out, will these breakouts stop if i increase my dose... READ MORE

How Long is Too Long to Be on Accutane?

I've been on Accutane for 15 months now, I began on a dose of 40mg a day, my dermatologist then reduced my intake to 20mg a day the last 3 months.... READ MORE

Accutane caused liver enzymes to go up and my doctor wants to keep me at a low dose for longer. Will it still help?

After 1 month of 40mg/day on generic accutane my liver enzymes ALT went from 19 before accutane to 43. I do not drink alcohol at all. My derm (I see a... READ MORE

Accutane for 10-12 months, is that normal?

My Dermatologist said i should take Accutane 20mg/day for about 10-12 months.. Is that normal?? so many months?? I'm only at day 6 ! READ MORE

Could I suffer side effects of 2nd round of accutane? I took 40mg for 4months first time round.

My derm put me on accutane a little over a year ago, 40mg for 4 months. The side effects were not too severe, i had an initial breakout, dry skin and... READ MORE

What's the minimum amount of time that I could be on Accutane?

I am a 20 year old female in the UK and I have been struggling with acne for 7 or so years now. My acne has not responded to any kinds of treatments.... READ MORE

Amount of time to be on Accutane for a female? How often do female patients see a recurrence in acne after a few years?

I am a 26 yo f with mild/moderate acne despite many treatments. My dermatologist and I agreed that I could start Isotretinoin, but she warned that... READ MORE

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