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Will 2 Weeks of Isotane Treatment Work?

I just had my acne treatment (emla) and My doctor gave me 15 capsules of isotane to use for 2 weeks. I afraid my isotane treatment wont work well and... READ MORE

Isotretinoin and Supplement Interaction?

Good day doctors. I just started taking 30mg Isotretinoin a couple of days ago. I have several questions that I would like to ask my derma but we... READ MORE

Taking Isotretinoin for 2 month 20mg/day! but when I Take Bath or Brush my Hair I See Hair Loss?

My age is 20 and gender male..and iam taking 20mg/day..i see hair loss whenever i take bath or brush my hair i see hair loss more then ever before..... READ MORE

Should I Stop Taking Accutane? (photo)

This is how I look after 18 days of sotret 30mg/day,when I told my dermatologist on the phone the situation he told me to stop the accutane for 4-7... READ MORE

I Have Been on Isotretinoin for About 60 Days. Skin Responded Well to 10mg but with 20 I Have Acne, Redness and Hot Cheeks?

I have been on Isotretinoin sotret for 60 days.took 10 mg for 45 days &my skin responded well.became a lil dry, pimples went away, there was no... READ MORE

Can I Take Isoface-Isotretinoin Forever?

I'm a female 39 yrs old, I've been taking Isoface for about 2 years now. At age 23 a dermatologist prescribed Roaccutane. I had to stop taking it... READ MORE

Didn't Take Isotretinoin Right After Meal. Should I Extend my Treatment?

I am currently on isotretinoin. My acne was not inflammatory, just lots of closed comedones so dr put me on a low dosage of 20mg for 10 months for a... READ MORE

Are dry itchy skin rashes common while on isotretinoin? (photos)

Im currently taking 40 mg 2Xs daily of isotretenoin (Zenatane). Certain spots of the rash resembled ringworm so I started applying Lotrimin... READ MORE

What is your thoughts on peeling with isotretinoin?

Am 24 y female on isotretinoin 20 mg for 4 months now ,i have dark spots which are really annoying me and seem to be persistent doctors here told me i... READ MORE

How to control drowsiness and sleepless caused by isotretinoin? And for my dry skin I use cetaphill is it comedogenic?

I am on week 2 of isotretinoin,I take 2 pills 20mg which is 40mg/day, and I sleep a lot, I used to sleep for 8 hours and take 1-2 hour nap in the... READ MORE

Can I take Panadol while on accutane?

Hello, so far I am on day 4 of 20mg/day. I got a bad headache on day 3 and still have a slight headache on day 4. Is it ok to take panadol while on... READ MORE

Should I Stop Going to Gym While Using Isotretinoin?

My doctor tell me that this drug cause muscles and joints pain , so he asked my to stop doing strenuous exercise but fortunately i have no pain so... READ MORE

Is Isotretinoin Safe? Male, Moderate Acne.

Hi, I am male, diagnosed with moderate acne by my dermatologist and she prescribe me acnetrex (isotretinoin) with the dose of 10mg/day. My present... READ MORE

Isotretinoin Causing Clogged Pores?

I have been on isotretinoin for 7 weeks but only on the full dose (1mg/kg) for 2 weeks. I have seen no improvement in my mild/moderate acne. I also am... READ MORE

Vitamin A After Isotretinoin?

I have just finished consuming isotretinoin yesterday for 7 months period. I take 10mg of isotretinoin daily for 1st month till 5th month and for the... READ MORE

I Have Been Taking 60mg Per Day of Isotretinoin and Am Starting to Feel and See Unusual Side Effects?

I had side effects at first but i always handle the drug well. until recently (especially when i started using conserta) these are the side effects i... READ MORE

Can I Take the Pill Every Alternative Day?

Currently, im taking oratane( 10mg isotretenoin) everyday with DUAC cream apply every night for about 9 months already and i have cleared skin after... READ MORE

Can I Take Supplements While on Isotretinoin (ACCUTANE)?

I am on a dosage of 30 mg of Isotretinoin. I am used to taking supplements but now that I have started Accutane I reconfigurated my scheme as it... READ MORE

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