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Was It a Mistake to Take Accutane for Mild Acne?

I took accutane but i had only mild acne , and what i can see is that my face has gone worse, and is getting worse each day .. and i am in my 5th... READ MORE

Day 151 on Accutane and Getting Bumps On Skin, Is This Normal This Far In?

Ok so i got 79 days left on accutane (almost three months) and i've been getting these really tiny bumps for a few weeks(they're pink and... READ MORE

Post Accutane - Skin Looks Dehydrated

I am 5 months post accutane and have dry skin on my face. It looks as if it needs to peel i.e. the outer layer looks dehydrated. It also has a slight... READ MORE

Will Acccutane lighten my scars? Is the medication making my skin sensitive to the sun, causing freckles?

I've been using Accutane for 5 months now. My skin cleared but due to dark pigmentation I have some scarring and that summer is near I am noticing... READ MORE

Dry Lips After Using Roaccutane, Suggestions?

I was on roaccutane for 6 months for 50 mg a day because of acne I suffered from really bad chapping of the lips although I am only 21 and male so I... READ MORE

Taking Accutane for Rhinophyma, It has Gotten Worse and Spread, Should I Discontinue Use of Clarvis?

I am a 34 year old female on a 60 mg a day, 5 month course of Clarvis (Accutane) for moderate rhinophyma on my cheeks and nose. I just finished my... READ MORE

Please Help: Can I Stop my Accutane Treatment After 5 Months of Course?

I have been on Accutane for 5 months (this is my 5th month). I have mild to moderate acne. My 1st month I was on 20mg/day dose. I was moved to... READ MORE

I'm 22 yr old female, 140 lbs, & been on Accutane for 5 months and it's getting worse. Any suggestions? (photos)

Started with 20 mg + antibiotics and steroids. This past month they up'ed my dosage to 40 mg a day and it seems that my back and chest has only... READ MORE

Accutane 5th month 40mg biggest breakout. I'm sad and depressed. Didn't change my routine! Should I try an alternative? (Photo)

I've been on accutane for 5 month 1-2=20 mg 3-5=40 mg & I still have 2 month on 40 mg to go ill be done with a total dose that put me in the 120-150... READ MORE

I completed a 5 month course of Roaccutane (60mg a day) in August. Acne After Accutane?

I completed a 5 month course of Roaccutane (60mg a day) in August. The results were astonishing. Over the last 6-8 weeks my acne has slowly been... READ MORE

Is Accutane causing androgenic hair growth? Is this permanent? (photos)

I've been on accutane for 5 months now and I'm beginning to notice how much hair has grown on my neck and sideburns and I am a female! I was not aware... READ MORE

Still breaking out on 5th month of Accutane?

I'm on my 5th month of accutane and breakouts are still popping up. Mostly about 3 a week. I make sure to moisturize and take the pill with food. My... READ MORE

Breaking out in my fifth month of accutane. Is it normal? (Photo)

I have 65 days to go therefore I'll be finishing my treatment on mars 14 with a cumulative dose of 6260 mg and I weight 52 Kg which puts me in the... READ MORE

Can I Skip my Last Accutane Dr. Appointment ?

I have been on accutane for 5 months with good results immediately. My lab work has always been fine. I am ready to stop and it's very hard for me to... READ MORE

Why is my Skin So Dark After Being on Accutane?

I have been on accutane for 5 months and notice my skin is significantly dark everyone around me has notice it. Will my real complexon come back READ MORE

Does Accutane cure recurring folliculitis?

17yrsold been on all typs of antibiotic and creams and every over Da counter acne meds soaps creams topicals Alcohols Went 2derms docs ERs specialist... READ MORE

How Do I Know if I'm Losing Hair on Accutane?

I am on my 5th and final month of 80mg a day. I am roughly 145 pounds. Whenever I wash my hair, I lose roughly 50 strands of hair on average that I... READ MORE

5 months post op Accutane, my acne are gone, but still have scars. Is invisible acne under the skin?

I have been on accutane for 5 months 20 mg for the first phase then 30 then 40 (now). My acne has gone but there is still severe imperfections and... READ MORE

Bumps on lips? (Accutane/dryness/aquaphor)

I have taken 5 months of 30 mg of accutane twice a day and now I've just started taking 40 twice a day. I don't know if that matters. with my dry lips... READ MORE

Why is my period so irregular? Is it because of the Accutane?

I was on acutane for 5 months and didn't get my period once during that time. Doctors thought it was normal because I haven't had my period for two... READ MORE

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