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Old 03-15-2003, 07:44 AM   #1
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Post is it true that 85% of people on accutane permenently clear?

is it true that 85% of people on accutane permenently clear?

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Old 03-15-2003, 07:57 AM   #2
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I have several friends that took it and never had any acne afterwards. So I would say yes.

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Old 03-15-2003, 08:31 AM   #3
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...and i know a few friends who have taken it (including myself), and there acne had returned but not as severe as it was before.

Old 03-15-2003, 02:06 PM   #4
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I dont think its that high. 25% of people who take it have their acne return in the next two years.

Old 03-16-2003, 07:54 PM   #5
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I was on Accutane twice & I was clear for about 2 months in between. Now it's back, not as bad, but still resistant

Old 03-17-2003, 06:48 PM   #6
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Mine went away but comes back now only with my cycle (with the exception of one or two "permanent" ones--red or purple bumps that flare up occasionally).

Old 03-18-2003, 07:08 AM   #7
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I had 2 lots of accutane when i was 15/16. I was completely clear for about 4 months for the 1st time since I was 11 when I started getting acne. Then it came back again! Not as bad, but bad enough I'm 19 now and still battling!

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