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  1. cystic acne
    ... really works in aiding cystic acne? I have considered Accutane but I have very sensitive skin and i don't want the...

  2. Commonwealth Care (Massachusetts) help needed
    ... getting Commonwealth Care reduce my cost of getting accutane , wisdom teeth removal and braces? Thanks....

  3. acne
    ... My 18 year old daughter is taking accutane . she was told by her dermatoligist not to eat "junk ... processed cheese. Are these contraindictive to the accutane or are they related to acne in any way...

  4. Whats a Fordyce's condition??
    ... needs to be done, a powerful, expensive drug named Accutane will reverse sebaceous hyperplasia, but you will develop...
    ... needs to be done, a powerful, expensive drug named Accutane will reverse sebaceous hyperplasia, but you will develop...

  5. HELP!!! atypical lymphs???
    ... will go away in a few days. In the meantime, I am on Accutane and I got results of my blood tests today (from last...

  6. Concerned/Confused/Not sure where to go.
    ... freshman in high school, my mother decided to put me on accutane to rid my face of a somewhat bad case of acne. One ... year after taking accutane I developed partial/complex epilepsy. Five different...

  7. Name the symptom, I've got it.
    ... of note is that in 2001, i went through a month of accutane . in 2003, i went through four months. the symptoms...

  8. Ear clogged, but I can take any medicine...What do I do?
    ... fourtanley, by morning my ear isnt better. Currently, Im on accutane for my acne and Im not suppose to take any toher meds ... while im on accutane . For me, the feeling im getting in my ear is that...
    ... certain drugs you're not supposed to take while on Accutane (e.g. Vitamin A supplements, certain antibiotics like...
    ... certain drugs you're not supposed to take while on Accutane (e.g. Vitamin A supplements, certain antibiotics like ... and he said its ok. I also told my pharmisit im on accutane , and he said as long as your not taking tetracycline...

  9. PLEASE help me with my dermatitis!
    ... dermatitis around the creases of my nose. I was on accutane for 6 months in the fall/winter of 2000, and ever ... it before that. It seems like the symtoms of the accutane never let up on me or something. I still have dry ... fragile skin. I also started losing my hair while on accutane and it hasn;t stopped either. Im almost bald now!...
    ... acne board. There's lots of discussion there about Accutane and some posts on seborrheic dermatitis....

  10. HATE NEEDLES!!!
    ... have blood drawn on a regular basis when I was on accutane . I dreaded it every time. I don't know what the dream...

  11. not known problem-infections in back of the head
    ... infection. Synthetic vitamin A analogues (isotretinoin, Accutane ) have been shown to be of benefit in the treatment...

General Health board

  1. how long does dianne 35 take to leave the system when taken for a year and 3 months
    ... From what I am reading,diane35 is accutane ? Most sites say it can be out of your system as little...

  2. Possible Connection Between My Hormone and Acne Problems
    ... or development whatsoever. Last year, I went on Accutane , and it did help, but it only worked while I was on ... still would have existed in 2006 if it weren't for the Accutane . But anyway, I think that there might be a connection...

  3. y take my blood?
    ... Some acnee medications like Accutane , can cause a series of side effects and it could be...

  4. most cuts/scrapes not healing properly..please help
    ... personally think it may be caused by dry skin. I took accutane over a year ago (which has major drying effects),...

  5. Chronic Bad Breath
    ... didn't care. My acne continued than dr. placed me on Accutane . The antibotics killed good bacteria in my system...

  6. Low WBC count but otherwise healthy. is this a problem?
    ... 8 The 3.8 and 4.0 were before i started a drug accutane and the 3.4 was a month into the accutane treatment...

  7. Convulsions?
    ... get it checked out????? I will also be starting accutane today and that is a possible sign of something**!...
    ... Quit the accutane and get into see your doctor about these "convulsions ... but you should get it checked out before using the accutane ....

  8. What might these symptoms point to?
    ... no affects on the above symptoms. I started taking Accutane a week ago, that doesn't seem to have any affect on...
    ... my derm to start taking a prescription acne drug ( accutane .) Thanks for the replies, I am going to ask for...

  9. Risk of infection after getting blood drawn?
    ... pressure. I always had that problem when I was on accutane and had to get blood samples monthly....

  10. Bloody boogers/snot dried in nose
    ... a mild form of both of those. Have you taken accutane or something that dries out your skin (but also other...

Allergies board

  1. Allergies causing facial swelling
    ... the other day for a follow up visit (I had been on accutane for a while) and I asked her about this line I saw...

  2. Hives - 5 weeks now
    ... backround on me. About 7 months ago, I took a 5 month accutane course, with dry skin, lips being teh only side effects ... she told me, its unlikely the hives are because of accutane because I did take it for 5 months with no problem ... after 1 week, the hives did not stop, stop taking the accutane . I did that, and my hives still were coming up. I ... stoped the accutane for 2 weeks, and still got hives. The reactine was ... started to get oily once again, so I went back on accutane and continued to take the reactine. I got an allergist ... prednisone, I was totally fine. I stopped taking accutane 1 week ago, and my hives have been with me for abuot ... Is it possible that I maybe developed an allergy to accutane ? How long does accutane stay in your bloodstream for...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. A herb to help with fertilisation
    ... i have been on diane35 for a year now...and i took accutane last year..my skin is great now....but i dont like...

  2. Acne
    ... is very severe (with cysts, etc) i would consider accutane . otherwise if you want to natural, i would try azelex...

Pain Management board

  1. No longer pain relief, addiction relief
    ... product of the other medication I am on and that is Accutane . I feel like my head is a roller-coaster right now...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Mystery diagnosis
    ... to go to is a neurologist. I took the medicine accutane , and during my 6th month of the medication, one day...
    ... diseappeared! I bet your face has been reacting to the accutane this whole time and these symptoms are trying to tell...

Skin Problems board

  1. severely oily skin
    ... have this oil forever, I can help though. There is accutane , it's really strong so you can use it for a while...

  2. shiney skin! helppp
    ... of an extreme measure, you might want to look into accutane , doxycycline, tetracycline and TCA peels. Also, some...

  3. Facial lines under eyes
    ... I have been off of accutane for 4 months now. The redness still has not gone away...

  4. White spots on lips
    ... is little glands on your lips. i am curently on accutane for my acne and it took both my acne and my glands...

  5. rash on scrotum
    ... I don't know about the accutane . I know some meds can cause imbalances in the flora...
    ... doubt that will work. i am REALLY hoping it is from accutane . but also, i think my brother has the same problem...
    ... about different things. Have you read up about accutane ? Does it give it as a possible side effect? Some...

  6. white bumps?
    ... i have recently just started accutane for acne and have noticed little white dots in my...

  7. Black Eye Wont Fade - - Over 4 Months !
    ... around. Note: I just got off a 6 month cycle of accutane - - can this decrease the healing process? Anyone...

  8. Skin bumps/veins
    ... and inflammed. I've done everything from creames to Accutane . What I've noticed though is that I tend to get...

  9. Awful Bra-strap welt
    ... thing scar? I'm especially worried because I'm on Accutane . Can I do anything to help it heal??--dc blonde...

  10. Seborrheic Dermatitis Questions
    ... to improve the condition). 4) Has anyone tried Accutane for SD? That seems to be the closest thing to a cure...

  11. Shaving Problems
    ... from moderate acne in the past, and have also taken accutane (6 years ago). Now the area around my cheeks has...

  12. My face is a MESS
    ... was working but apparently not. He wont put me on accutane until we try everything else first (accutane is like...

  13. Help! My skin is horrible
    ... had very bad acne in the past, which i treated with accutane , i would now concider myself to have moderate acne...

  14. Keratosis Pilaris problem
    ... Thanks for your reply, yeah i've tried antibiotics and accutane and neither helped, I guess i'll just wish for the...
    ... Thanks for your reply, yeah i've tried antibiotics and accutane and neither helped, I guess i'll just wish for the...

  15. gram negative folliculitis, please read!
    ... effective way to cure it is Isotretinoin, which is accutane . my doctor hasn't been all that much help. and it ... so long. i just don't know what to do. I think that accutane is a high dose of vitamin A, I am considering just...
    ... before the problem can be corrected. The other is Accutane , which works 100%. I took Ampicillin, and it worked...

  16. BUMPS all over!!
    ... suposedly the only cure for gram negative folliculitis is accutane , but i heard that is pretty risky to take, and hard...

  17. Oily skin sensation
    ... This problem was not as bad when I was taking accutane (but it never went away) I realize this seems to...
    ... need to go back to see a dermatologist. You were on accutane at one time and it did help your condition. A second ... second round. Another thing that is done after the accutane is to be put on a gel based retinoid afterwards to...

  18. oh no, white spots!!!
    ... ive had a long history of acne problems. i was on accutane last year and the problem is now minimal. but a few...

  19. Best Chapped Lip Relief (version 2)
    ... on everyone's preferences. I am on my 4th month of accutane and my lips have been getting more and more chapped...

  20. Red skin
    ... anything. Anyone no what it could be. NOTE: I am on accutane (in 4th month), I do not know if this is related, ... but my skin was still read before accutane sometimes too....
    ... anything. Anyone no what it could be. NOTE: I am on accutane (in 4th month), I do not know if this is related, ... but my skin was still read before accutane sometimes too. Mate, I finished accutane 2 years...

  21. oily skin and hair...
    ... can stop producing so much oil (i dont want to go on accutane so thats out of the question) i have been taking only...
    ... Realistically, accutane is the only thing which is going to substantially...
    ... only take a low dose, and no matter what anyone says accutane is not good for the body. What im trying to say is ... live with the oil, instead of hurting my body with accutane . I would still like to control the oil, and am wondering...
    ... to admit to but there you go!!). Realistically only accutane can attack the real root of the problem. The trouble...

  22. why dont any of you consider laser for mole removal?
    ... forcing you just dont understand this... once off accutane for 6 months i will be gettin lots removed for $150...

  23. Ingrown body hair?
    ... Her Doc had her take an anti-biotic, plus apply Accutane on them for a while. It worked; all ingrowns are...

  24. Depressed over dry/oily skin--Please help!
    ... rmatoligist as he or she could prescribe a very low dose of accutane the drug used to cure acne,apparantley it can also...

  25. Blotchy skin tone on face
    ... I took accutane for my acne over a year ago, it sorted that problem...

  26. seborrheic dermatitis
    ... oily and acne prone skin a few years ago until I took accutane . Thios problem just recently popped up, within the...

  27. sebaceous cysts
    ... paid a $5 co-pay. Right now I'm on my 6th day of Accutane so that I (hopefully) never have to deal with these...

  28. Please help: embarrasing red patch
    ... above my mouth, in the shape of a mustache. i took accutane this summer, but i actually remember it being there ... since before accutane (after using tazorac continuously for around 5-6 months...

  29. Folliculitis...HELP DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO
    ... Thanks, I have had cystic acne and it was cleared by Accutane . Lately, I'm noticing pimples growing on my scalp...

  30. Cyst like acne...or is it?
    ... away and leave a red scar. My dermatogist put me on Accutane and I never got them again. You hear alot about side...

  31. hands so dry!!!
    ... any problems.Please any adivce is welcome.I was on Accutane and had rhinoplasty,i know that is one of the reasons...
    ... any problems.Please any adivce is welcome.I was on Accutane and had rhinoplasty,i know that is one of the reasons...

  32. Safety of Retin-A
    ... got better. What I was talking about was being on Accutane and then started using Retin-A. I guess I was talking ... to someone about Accutane first, sorry! The Retin-A does dry your skin out bad...
    ... After being on Accutane , your skin continues to improve. The Retin-A helps ... reduce fine wrinkles. I had really good results from Accutane and so far good on Retin-A. I also use the Camellia...

  33. Very large stretch marks in the middle of my back
    ... to take my shirt off (sexual stuff). Plus I am on accutane so no laser surgery. Am I pretty much screwed for...

  34. Salicylic Acid or Glycolic Acid?
    ... pretty much tried EVERYTHING on the market (including accutane ) and now I'm back to the basics.......to dull out...

  35. antiandrogens and s. dermatitis
    ... tazorac, etc. or did you just use spiro...i have been on accutane (wrecked my face), i am on BC pills (ortho lo) and...

  36. Lips peeling, cracked mouth...Please help!!!
    ... really is a miracle. I started using it when I was on Accutane , and I still use it. This tube has lasted me over...

  37. Face is so "beat up"
    ... I've had acne for about 5 years now (currently on Accutane ), and my face just looks so "beat up". I have a lot ... And my face is red from all irritation from creams & Accutane . Does anyone know what I can do to help heal my skin...
    ... I have been on accutane and understand the face irrtation. All I really know...

  38. Please help me with my dermititis!
    ... dermatitis around the creases of my nose. I was on accutane for 6 months in the fall/winter of 2000, and ever ... had it before that. It seems like the symtoms of the accutane never let up on me or something. I still have dry ... fragile skin. I also started losing my hair while on accutane and it hasn;t stopped either. Im almost bald now!...

  39. question for marti
    ... effective on acne cysts and they respond much better to Accutane or another form of oral medication for this purpose...

  40. Please Help
    ... from a 7 day trip to Cancun, Mexico. I stopped taking Accutane for the duration of the trip. On the 6th or 7th day...

  41. greasy skin problem, help!
    ... a facial mask. u could ask ur dermatologist about accutane also. just some suggestions. hope that helps. u...

  42. MARTI - is the jojoba oil usually a greasy feeling for about an hour after applying
    ... this morning. I have very dry skin caused by lupus / accutane maintenance of 3 pills per week and the diuretic spironolac...

  43. HUGE pores!....can anyone help??
    ... accutane made my large pores invisible for 5 years, but you ... micro or similar/ copper peptides. Also, cycle the accutane like 1 1/2 month on 2 weeks off to minimize possible...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Unisom,not good for anyone

Smoking Cessation board

  1. In Blunts I trust
    ... baked from the night before. Incidentally, I am on Accutane right now and I cannot drink alcohol. I'm on a 12...
    ... posts on the other boards). How are you doing on Accutane ? Just wondering because I've heard that it can cause...

Share Your Acne Story board

  1. Acne finally under control- my story
    ... I had been on everything under the sun (including accutane , natural "remedies", diets, vitamins, BC pills, etc...

Acne Tips board

  1. Spiro - miracle for me!!
    ... every pill, cream and "magic cure" out there (Except Accutane ). Anyway I did some research online and decided to...
    ... every pill, cream and "magic cure" out there (Except Accutane ). Anyway I did some research online and decided to...
    ... looked better. After 6 weeks they will reevaluate and accutane is still an option. I am hoping that things continue ... to improve and she won't have to go to accutane again. Thank you for asking....
    ... she gets clear but so far the derm is still talking accutane and if they keep her dose of spiro too low it may...
    ... last alternative for hormonal acne after 4 rounds of accutane , many antibiotics, topicals,etc. I wanted to quit...
    ... last alternative for hormonal acne after 4 rounds of accutane , many antibiotics, topicals,etc. I wanted to quit...
    ... not knowing what to do. I am tempted to go back on accutane really, but I know that I will have a breakout with...
    ... my twins also suffer. One went on her 2nd round of accutane about a yr ago, so far so good! The other went on ... spiro and had amazing results, just as good as the accutane for her identical twin. Went off of spiro about a...

  2. Spiro tips
    ... was 13. It was very bad in high school so I went on accutane . The accutane worked very well (my skin was SO clear ... but very persistent. In an effort not to go back on accutane I tried a variety of things: B5 (made me break out...