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I'm a 40yo Woman Considering Accutane; Should I Worry About Long-term Effects? (photo)

I took it twice in my early 30s, but only for about 3 mos each time -- it worked, but not permanently. I'm an actress, so I really need to stop... READ MORE

Roaccutane 4 Months - No Result?

I've been on Roaccutane for 3 and a half months now. I weigh 60kg(ish) and have been on 60mg daily for most of my treatment. I cannot understand why... READ MORE

I experienced headaches, blurred vision, nausea and vomiting. Should I be worried?

Day 3 on roaccutane. I take 3 of the 20mg and 1 of the 10mg daily. Today I experienced headaches with a pain of 7 out of 10, blurred vision, nausea... READ MORE

When will I start to see my skin clear on accutane?

I have been on accutane for 10 weeks now, starting of on 20, then 30, and now 40mg. I can only see minor improvements with breakouts still happening.... READ MORE

Almost finished my 6 months treatment on Accutane 30mg/day and been noticing little red bumps on my lips that burn.

My lips very dry, red and look swollen. is this normal? should i be worried? please help! READ MORE

Acnetane - dosage increase?

I'm taking acnetane for 6weeks. Im 60kg 30mg a day (2pills ) my skin is not getting dry and lips is a bit dry. Should i be worried? Mus i increase the... READ MORE

How long should I wait to start accutane when I've been taking doxycycline?

I've been taking doxycycline for about three months now and am supposed to start accutane tomorrow. I'm just worried that I should give it a day or... READ MORE

ALT and AST level elevated while on isotretinoin. Should I be worried?

I've been on isotretinoin for almost 2 months and my acne has cleared up significantly during this time. I just got my results of my second blood test... READ MORE

Extremely worried- Last month on Accutane, still a small pimple a week.

I have been on roaccutane for nearly 6 months (20,40,40,40,40,40mg) I weigh 45kg, My acne has improved, I had moderate papular pustular acne, with... READ MORE

Accidentally took one tablet of Accutane 20 mg in two weeks of pregnancy. Should I be worried?

Accidentally took one tablet of accutane 20 mg in two weeks of pregnancy. Should I be worried about the medicine effects or can I proceed with my... READ MORE

On Accutane, why have I missed two periods? Should I be worried?

I am a 18 year old female and have been taking Accutane for 6 months. I started taking 60mg daily back in February, and since then have not had a... READ MORE

I am 23 years old and my weight is 48kg (105 lbs). I started treatment for my acne 12 weeks ago. And had Isozam 10mg each day.

My acne isn't getting any better, and I am really worried about it. How long will it take to completely clear my skin? Because now my face has got... READ MORE

Does brain fog and inattentiveness subside with Accutane?

A week ago I started 50mg/day Roaccutane. I've had the usual side effects, dry lips, eyes & aching joints, but the most deleterious side effect so... READ MORE

Is there a difference between a sunburn on Accutane vs. a sunburn off Accutane?

I've been taking accutane 40 mg a day for two months now. Yesterday I was out in the sun and forgot to put on spf. I think I might have gotten a... READ MORE

Should Gram negative folliculitis use moisturizer?

I was diagnosed as gram negative folloculitis and doctor prescribed me isotretinoin, 2 pills a day (total 20mg / day). And he also prescribed me a... READ MORE

Isotretinoin 20mg for 8 days

I took isotretinoin 20mg for 8 days. 1 year before. i still suffer from dry mouth and dry eyes, one year latter i am getting stretch marks too on... READ MORE

Jawline Acne?

About three months ago, I started Accutane and a couple weeks later I broke out on my right jawline. Thinking Accutane will take care of it, I didnt... READ MORE

Conceive 10 days after accutane. Will my baby at risk, Doctor? i am worried. Many thanks.

Dear Doctor, My last dose of accutane was on 25/1. My menstrual period started on 26/1. My pregnancy test on 29/2 was negative but the test for 01/03... READ MORE

Accutane headaches. Should I be worried or not? I'm on 60 mg

I've just started my 3rd month of Accutane and I've started to get headaches at the right side of my head mainly at night time . This causes my face... READ MORE

Headaches at night on Accutane

I've just started my 3rd month of Accutane and I've started to get headaches on the right side of my head mostly at night time . It makes my face feel... READ MORE

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