Location: Long Beach, CA
Member since 12/11/2010


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Questions from Chandler5732

Does High-dose Accutane Really Potentially Cause Rosacea?

I know that low-dose isotretinoin (accutane) 5mg-20mg daily helps treat rosacea. But, I've also heard but never saw any study that high-dose accutane can actually cause... READ MORE

Edema Still in Nose Tip 5 Years After "Open Revision" Rhinoplasty & Septoplasty

In '03, I had a closed rhinoplasty/septoplasty. In May '05, I had a open revision rhinoplasty & septoplasty. Heard open & revision puts me at highest risk for... READ MORE

Seborrhoeic Dermatitis or Eczema on Cheek While on Course of Accutane (2mg/kg)?

Been on Accutane for 4 months for cystic acne now. I'm 34 but suddenly I started getting a red rash on my forehead & left cheek only. After reading online, I'm... READ MORE

Best Moisturizer for an Acne-Prone Face While on Accutane?

I used the older formula Curel fragrance-free lotion on my face while on Accutane before without problem. The new Curel fragrance-free lotion still says won't clog pores... READ MORE

Currently, on 4th Month of 2mg/kg Isotretinoin. Can Lowering Dose Cause Flare?

My doctor is saying that I should lower my dose due to some red rashes of my cheeks. I know from my course that each time I raise the dose there's a flare and takes about 4... READ MORE

Doctor Putting Me on 120mg Once a Week Instead of 20mg Daily Isotretinoin (Accutane)

History is I've been on three full (60-120mg daily) courses of Accutane. Dr's taking me from the 20mg daily of Accutane for the past 2 months. My last day at 20mg daily... READ MORE

Can I take isotretinoin by alternating 40mg one day then the following day 20mg = 30mg daily?

I was just curious since I was reading the wikipedia page on isotretinoin. It's says quote: "If 20 mg capsules are supplied, patients may take (for example) 20 mg one day, then... READ MORE