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Face Has Completely Cleared Up on 30 Mg of Accutane a Day. Do I Increase Dosage?

I have been on 30 mg of accutane a day for 90 days (3 months) and the only real side effects are a bit of dry skin around the mouth and of course the... READ MORE

How Many Mg of Accutane Should a Person Take Per Kg of Body Weight and for How Long?

I have taken accutane 3 times. i started at 40 and went up to 60 but had to stop due to high liver enzymes. I took it 4 months. After 2 years my acne... READ MORE

My Doctor Wants Me Stop Taking Claravis Today, After Being on It for 4 Months. Is my Total Amount High Enough?

I have been on claravis for 4 months, and my doctor told me stop taking it today because my liver enzymes are elevated. I also lift weights 5 out of 7... READ MORE

Is it safe to take Accutane with high cholesterol/triglycerides levels?

I am 24 male (6ft, 190 lbs) with relatively high cholesterol levels. Is accutane out of the questions when it comes to clearing my back and facial... READ MORE

Is my Accutane dosage accurate @ 20mg twice a day? Side effects are only excessively dry lips and noticeably thinner hair.

I'm 5ft 11, 175lbs. I'm 3 months in. I was also never asked my weight during the initial prescription so I wonder how he determined the dosage. I feel... READ MORE

I'm taking Isotretinoin 20 mg a day and have Erectile dysfunction. Is this normal?

I have been taking Roaccutane for my acne for over two months now. I am taking a very low dose of 20 mg a day over a 6 month period. My body weight is... READ MORE

Rosecea concerns on Accutane. (photo)

I've been on accutane for 6 months now. I'm 5'10 150 pounds. I am currently alternating 40mg one day and 80 the next day. I had mild/ moderate but... READ MORE

I finished a six month round of Accutane in mid April. Why has my alcohol tolerance so suddenly dropped?

I finished a six month round of Accutane in mid April. I drank in May and June and my tolerance was its usual; around 6-8 drinks. However, in August,... READ MORE

My acne is severe with acne scarring. Can I start on Accutane with 80 mg?

Is this a lot? i read on these boards everyone starts at 20 and increases. i think I'm supposed to take this for 6 months. i am 152-158 lbs and 5 9.... READ MORE

I have been of Accutane for about 5 weeks and going back on. Will I break out worse again?

I've been on accurate since mid November pretty consistently (with small gaps due to getting the prescription mailed but usually less than a week). I... READ MORE

I was prescribed 40mg of isotretinoin once a day for folliculitis, I've had for "5 months" now.

I started isotretinoin today I'm 47 5'9" 197lbs I've decided that taking 1 40mg twice a day would be better for me. Why is it that some dermatologist... READ MORE

After almost 3 months my 16 year old son hasn't seen any significant change while on Accutaine (Absorbica). Should I worry?

Son is 5'10 and 160 pounds. First two months on 30 a day, third month on 40 a day. He had some significant side effects so the doctor felt it best to... READ MORE

If I stop my Accutane course completely will these skin abrasions go away soon? (Photos)

I've been on 20mgs a day for a month and half, I'm a 6ft 180pd male, theses abrasions have been on my head for three weeks, I've used Aquafor and... READ MORE

How many milligrams would you suggest daily?

I a 5'9 female weighing 162lbs. My acne is not as severe like others. I used accutane 30 mg 9 years ago when i was 21 yrs old. I am looking to start a... READ MORE

Redness while on Accutane?

I just got on Accutane 4 days ago, I am 18, 178 pounds and 5'11ft tall. I was prescribed 80mg a day of Myorisan. For the first 3 days, I was out of... READ MORE

Milia and Accutane; started to break out in my 6th month. Now in my 9th and they haven't stopped?

Hello! I am a 24 yr old female, I am 5'8 and weigh 118 lbs. I have been on my second course of Accutane now for 9 months. Month 3-5 my skin was... READ MORE

I have mild acne and have been on 20mg Accutune. Is it ok for me to up my dose to 40 mg after 2 weeks?

I am a 21 year old female,5'8, 60kgs. I have mild acne. I have been on 20mg accutane for about 10 days now. I am not experiencing much difference... READ MORE

My Son is 15 Yrs old, 61 Kg, 5'11. He is currently taking Roaccutane. Should I take him off his meds during his camping trip?

My son is 15 yrs old, weighs 61 kg, is 5.11 feet tall and is Hypercholestrimic with a fasting lipogram of 7.3. He is currently taking 20mg Roacutane... READ MORE

Am I losing my hair after only being on Accutane for 1.5 months?

I took accutane 40mg a day for 45 days. I am a 5'8 155 lb. female. I recently stopped because my hair had begun shedding more than normal. I cans see... READ MORE

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