Does Accutane Cause/aggravate Anxiety?

I sometimes have mild anxiety for a hour or two a day for no reason and I would wondering if Accutane will aggravate this and make it worse?

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Accutane and anxiety

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Supposedly this can be a side effect, but in all my years, I've not seen it. However, if you read pretty much any medication bottle, including Advil, Tylenol, etc. "anxiety" can be caused by taking it. Of course, anxiety can also be caused just by life, so that's why it's included on pretty much everything. Low dosages of Accutane really don't have many side effects, in my opinion.


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