Severe + Accutane
My 16 year old son has struggled with moderate/severe acne for 2 yrs. The older he gets, the worse it gets. He uses 2 topicals and has used oral... READ MORE
Hello, I just started my second course of Accutane with 40 mg/day. My previous dose was much higher, started with 80 mg/day and went up to 170 mg/day.... READ MORE
If I plan to take Isotretinoin for severe acne, is an implant such as Nexplanon or is an oral contraceptive better?
I have had moderate acne since I was 11 (I'm 16 now) and in the last year it's become severe and moved to cover my whole face, my arms, neck, back,... READ MORE
I'm 21 years old with moderate severe acne, I really want to try Accutane, will it help with my acne and keep me acne free?
I really break out at the bottom of my chin, top of my neck, and also the bottom of my cheeks. I know it also gets worse when I am about to get my... READ MORE
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
My acne is a big issue in my life since I act and model part time. I was wondering If my acne is bad enough for Accutane ? I really wanna take it so I... READ MORE
I am currently taking Absorica (accutane) 40mg per day. My dermatologist said I cannot go higher in dosage because of my weight. I've been on it for 7... READ MORE
I am suffering from severe acne on my chest, back and shoulders due to overproduction of oil from my oil glands. My dermatologist suggested me to go... READ MORE
I have used accutane for 2and a half month with erythromycin gel in the morning and evening..my severe acne was gone at that time..I want to complete... READ MORE
My son is 5'9" and 180 lbs. He is on his 10th week of Claravis at 60 mg per day. His acne is still severe.
Shouldn't we have seen improvement by now?0 READ MORE
Hi,currently i suffer from moderately severe acne.because accutane is so expensive in mu country,my derm recommended with a 3months of 10-20mg of... READ MORE
I have severe acne on my face and I'm using bactrim and my face has gotten kinda worse and I feel pain.
Does this mean bactrim is working or do i have to move to accutane? READ MORE
I have been using isotrestinoin 20mg per day i got mild headaches after 2nd day but they got worse. And on the 3rd day i got severe headache and... READ MORE
I have severe dry lips, is there a prescription lip balm my dermatologist could prescribe while I am on accutane?
I am on accutane. My lips are SEVERLY dry and chapped. I have every over the counter lip balm you could imagine and use them all religiously... READ MORE
Hi. My skin in the past was quite ok, just grew some pimples when its near my pms then went away. But I felt annoyed, so I sought a derm near my house... READ MORE
Following a 4 month course of accutane, which I cut short due to dry eyes (I weigh 83 kg and stopped after hitting 4660mg cum/dose), I have developed... READ MORE
I am about to finish my second month of absorica, and my acne is 7 times more severe than it already was initially. I have taken a different brand a... READ MORE
Accutane for acne - while being a professional singer. Will accutane dry out mucus lubricating vocal folds?
Dear doctors. I am an opera singer. And I am thinking to start accutane as prescribed by my doctor due to severe stubborn acne problem. We carry water... READ MORE
I'm 32 and 155 pounds female...struggled with severe acne for 16 years. I've been on Accutane for 7 weeks at 60 mg a day. I drink my 10 glasses of... READ MORE