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What Type of Cortisone is Used for Acne and What Dosage is Correct?

I was just curious about the type and dose on injectable cortisone for acne cysts. Are they're different types? How much is used and how is diluted? READ MORE

Taking Oratane twice or once a day?

PLEASE HELP.... I've been using Oratane for a week now and I would like to know if there is a different to taking a dose of 20mg twice a day ( morning... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Use Doryx 100mg Capsules Twice Per Day for the Treatment and Maintenance of Clear Skin Long Term?

I have used doryx before but only 50mg once per day at night to keep acne at bay. Recently I had a flare up and I was prescribed 100mg twice per day... READ MORE

Is it safe to take 200 mg Doxycycline Hy for 4 months or longer?

Hi, I'm worried about c diff or other side effects. I may have late stage Lyme disease. The doxy is working brilliantly but I already had IBS from a... READ MORE

Is it alright to apply aczone 5% gel twice/day when my dermatologist said I would only need to use it once a day? (Photo)

Hi, I'm a 21 year old female with moderate to severe acne. I was prescribed to use spirolactone 100mg/day (for my acne and stop hair growth) and use... READ MORE

Question regarding premature closure of epiphyseal plate causes by isotretinoin. Is my dose low enough?

I have been taking 20mg isotrotenoin(saferet/sotret) per day for a month now. Couple of days ago i read an article through which i came to know that... READ MORE

Is it fine if I take oratane 10mg 3 pills twice a day to cover 30mg?

My Dr gave me prescription of 30mg oratane said I should take 2 a day. At pharmacy they have 10mg said I should take 3 a day. READ MORE

90mg isotretinoin, isotroin, accutane, roaccutane. When can I expect improvement at this dosage?

I am taking 90mg daily. When can I expect to see improvement? Is my dosage going to start working soon or will it make it worse around now for a... READ MORE

What's the correct dose to prescribe to someone weighing 145lbs, taking Absorbica? My Dr. asked at last appointment (Photo)

[BTW - the best regimen (and I am 41 with recalcitrant cystic acne) before this was: AM: Sumaden cleanser Aczone gel 5% CeraVe moisturizing lotion... READ MORE

My doc prescribed me doxycycline 100 mg for acne. Any suggestions?

Doctor asked me to take it for a month and then visit her. She also said that I'll have to use it for maybe 6 month. Within first week my face cleared... READ MORE

How should I get rid of breakouts? I'm using oratane (20mg) right now but nothing I have tried is working. (Photo)

I am 20years old, weighing 48kg. I have acne since I was 15. I have tried many creams and antibiotics but nothing worked. I just started my oratane... READ MORE

What should my isoface dosage be?

I recently got isoface 20mg pro caps from colombia sadly I was not able I go to dermatologist I wiegh 175lb and have mild acne I get a lot of white... READ MORE

About using xeractan. I've been taking 40 mg for 2 months but the acne is still appearing, especially near menstruation.

I'm taking xeractan 40 mg for 2 months now and I improved a little bit but still the acne is appearing specially near the menstruation. Now in the 3rd... READ MORE

After 2 months of pause, should I continue my Oratane dose? Is it safe? What is the difference between Oratane and Accutane?

I visited my doctor in feb and he gave me first dose of oratane to b taken for 40 days. i completed it. then he gave me 2nd dose of oratane for 90... READ MORE

Currently, on 4th Month of 2mg/kg Isotretinoin. Can Lowering Dose Cause Flare?

My doctor is saying that I should lower my dose due to some red rashes of my cheeks. I know from my course that each time I raise the dose there's... READ MORE

Any insight on a longer term, lower dose course of isotretinoin vs the standard cumulative dosing?

I'm a 44 year old female with moderate acne. I'm currently taking Oracea and Spironolactone and I'm using Aczone and Retin A topicals. My... READ MORE

On 60mg Oratane, my ance is getting worse. What can I do?

I've been on 60mg Oratane for 23 days, it's a six month therapy and my skin is getting worse I look terrible. Please help READ MORE

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