Acne Breakouts + Accutane Q&A
I was on accutane (20mg and then 10mg) for 1 month. I had to stop it because of a terrible breakout with pimples and red marks covering most of my... READ MORE
I have been dealing with sudden breakouts around my chin, mouth and lip area . Accutane for Mild Acne?
I have been dealing with sudden breakouts around my chin, mouth and lip area since experiencing a traumatic loss in my immediate family. I used every... READ MORE
Small raised bumps returning to my skin only one week after stopping Accutane treatment. Is there anything I can do about these?
I have been on 20 mg for 4 months but will be travelling and have been advised to stop as it may interfere with anti-malarials. Now that i have been... READ MORE
Can stopping accutane after 8 days at low dose cause skin to flare-up permanently red or is it a drug you can go off easily?
I am 130lbs Caucasian female. I went on accutane at 20mg/day and stopped after eight days because: 1) I wasn't positive I wanted to take it, 2) I was... READ MORE
Im on the end of my third week and had my initial breakout a few weeks ago and still have a lot of acne from the breakout. I was wondering when the... READ MORE
K so I've had acne since I was in gr6. This past year I considered taking accutane40mg. It seems that I take it for a bit and starts improving but... READ MORE
I am a 22 year old male, on my 4th course of accutane. After 3 months it always comes back with a vengeance. Why?
My derm tells me my acne is just "stubborn" and puts me right back on accutane. I am healthy and workout consistently. I avoid foods that I could... READ MORE
Hi im 23 female who suffered from acne since i was 16 i took accutane 20 fr 3 months one year ago my skin was clear until now all of sudden my face... READ MORE
I currently taking accutance for about 3 weeks.. at the same time, I'm taking beauty injection for whitening (glutax 50mg). my dermatologist advised... READ MORE
I am 32 about 5'3 weight 109lbs, an only had a some breakouts on my cheeks but had two large nodular knots on my chin. The derm stuck me on accutane.... READ MORE
I have been on Absorica for 72 days & continue to have acne breakouts. I weigh 127. First 60 days was given 30 mg 2xs a day. 61st day through current... READ MORE
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
Hi All, I've Started my 5th Month on Oratane Yesterday. Dr Said I Need More. What Do You Think? (photo)
This was after my visit to the Dermartologist on Monday. Initially I had gone for progress check up. My skin has really cleared out now, all the... READ MORE
Doctor suggested me i should have a 6 months long period of taking oratane, which also same as accutane, the first few months going very well, but... READ MORE
I have been on accutane for one month, alternating doses of 40mg and 80mg every other day. I also started back on Diane 35 when I started this course... READ MORE
I am a 16 year old female. have been on roaccutane for about 3-4months and my skin cleared up almost right away and has stayed clear and i havent... READ MORE
I was taking accutane for 6 months. two months i took 20mg per day, and the other 4 months i took 40 mg per day. last month (january) was the last of... READ MORE
After 5th month of taking roaccutane, i missed a few daily doses, and myacne came back, do i now have to do another 6mth course?
This is based on the advice that we sld finish a 6mth course on roaccutane. after a short lapse in medication after the 5th mth, my acne is returning.... READ MORE
I was on a 5-month course for accutane. I started in January and stopped after 3 months around April because summer was starting (baseball, didn't... READ MORE
Do i repeat the course or try something else? READ MORE