Got Pregnant 2 Weeks After Stopping Taking Accutane (20mg/d for 8months). Child at Risk?

Been on 20mg/d accutane for 8 months. Last pill April 10. Last period started April 9th. Got pregnant around April 24-28. Child at risk?

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Pregnancy and Accutane

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What I can say is that the FDA recommends you wait at least a month to become pregnant after stopping Accutane. 20mg is a relatively low dosage. It will be up to you and your prescribing physician to determine what is best for you. But those are the recommendations.

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