Accutane and Crohns Safe?

I have Crohns, but am considering taking accutane. Is this safe to take with Crohns? The last thing I want is to make my Crohns worse.

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Accutane and Crohns disease

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It's best to consult your physician treating your Crohns disease about this. Although there has been a tremendous amount of press about how Accutane causes Crohns disease (which I've prescribed it for 30 years and not seen a causal relationship once), I'm unsure if your treating physician would want you taking the medication. 

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