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  1. Post-Accutane
    ... comment for those who are thinking about going on accutane . Results definitely vary depending on the person, ... dermie visits. My last resort at least I thought, was accutane in 2003 and it did CLEAR my skin and nobody knew I ... longer for certain products to work since I've been accutane , side effect I guess. My lips are still dry, I have ... redness is THERE. I can tell the bad side effects of accutane when I go for facials. My face normally cleared up ... longer. This is just my situation, I know for some accutane has worked but I think there's a high chance that ... acne has been haunting you for a while. I thought accutane was banned by the FDA now. I guess not. Let me know...
    ... down the road even after successful treatments with accutane . have you considered a second course? i wish you...
    ... sorry that your acne came back after your course of accutane . I've been off accutane for 14 months now (after...
    ... back (nothing as bad but cystic) after a year off accutane . I went on a second course (low dose 20 mgs) for ... try spiro. If not, I'd recommend a second course of accutane . I probably could have avoided a second course on ... accutane if I (or my derm) had understood about spiro and hormonal ... accutane . Good luck....
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  2. other then neospirin, what else????
    ... im on accutane right now and im trying to find a cream that will...
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  3. Desprate for advise on the accutane
    ... I've used Accutane many times in the past. My advice: For the face...
    ... your derm before you made the decision to stop taking accutane completely. I'm sure he would have recommended you ... to a lower dose. If you are going to do accutane , I suggest just bucking and up and seeing it through...
    ... I've been on Accutane a few times so I can feel for you. You should stick...
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  4. Could somebody lend a helping hand...
    ... it sure makes me want summer year round! I suggest accutane .....I am on it currently bc i got frustrated with ... too, and it worked then after a few months, didnt. Accutane is a big choice and from what ive heard a rough ride...
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  5. ''plugs'' coming out on accutane???
    ... I am on my third month of accutane and have gone through this as well. It sucks, but...
    ... t come back. This is correct. I've been on Accutane 3 times, and each time this happened....
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  6. New Diet for Acne: Thoughts anyone?
    ... vegetables and nuts the rest of my life. I'm on Accutane and I eat whatever I choose (which is still pretty...
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  7. My face is a train wreck.
    ... c wat she tells me wat i have going on. buthey try accutane or amnesteem, ther both the same( thts wat i was...
    ... production my face would be so much better. That's what Accutane does I guess. I was on that for about 7 months or...
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  8. in my opinion...
    ... Anyways, I used to have really bad skin, I too did the accutane ... didnt work. I was well past the age of puberty...
    ... acne is uncureable. i have tried EVERYTHING besides accutane . antibiotics (2 times), topicals, creams, lotions ... differin, salicyllic acid, capsiderm. im thinking taking accutane soon. im 20 male had acne since 14. i most likely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Benzoyl Differin

  9. 3rd course on Accutane
    ... What exactly do you mean by "3rd course on Accutane "? Does that mean you have taken it two times before...
    ... This is my third course on Accutane . Day 34, Nothing new again and i'm looking at...
    ... This is my third course on Accutane . Day 34, Nothing new again and i'm looking at...
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  10. My Accutane Journal (why not?)
    ... .just last year? Just curious. I am considering accutane ...haven't made up my mind. Good Luck!!!...
    ... .just last year? Just curious. I am considering accutane ...haven't made up my mind. Good Luck!!! Ah! You...
    ... weigh 180 (roughly). I have very dry skin, even before accutane , which is part of the reason I'm on 20mg daily. But...
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  11. Won't believe this
    ... re wondering what my derm gave me, a 6th course of Accutane !...
    ... longer, so I do plan on continuing it when I'm on Accutane . I'm hoping that once I stop Accutane, this cleansing...
    ... exhausted all possibilities. BTW, I think 6 times on accutane is outrageous. Obviously, it’s not gonna work....
    ... exhausted all possibilities. BTW, I think 6 times on accutane is outrageous. Obviously, it’s not gonna work....
    ... Bostongirl – she has continued to break out after accutane . Mostly on the right side of her face. That’s ... she gets more near her neck which never happened pre- accutane . It’s weird. She’s back on antibiotics which...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Apri Clindamycin Differin

  12. Inositol- does it work??
    ... again. I've really tried nearly everything but accutane and a couple antibiotics. After feeling SO hopeless...
    ... again. I've really tried nearly everything but accutane and a couple antibiotics. After feeling SO hopeless...
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  13. Please Help!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... pretty oily but about two months ago i started taking accutane for alot of little blackheads that seem to about plug ... of grease covering my face.. After about a week of accutane the oilyness went away but now a month later it has...
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  14. Spiro, please don't fail me! (when does it get better???)
    ... longer. That drug clears people who were not cleared by Accutane , so have faith. It took quite a while for it to work...
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  15. SweetJade/Erimus are you guys there??
    ... what I can tell). B5 is considered as effective as accutane in reducing sebum production. I myself used it for ... is certainly a more accesible and safer option than accutane . Do some research and you will understand how it works...
    ... tata, if all else fails, then you can always consider accutane , but only as a last resort after trying erimus' solutions...
    ... everyone for letting me know that there is a last resort ( accutane ). Although I am really trying to go for a natural ... approach, I know that if I am desperate..i can try accutane (at least a low dosage) to try and control my oil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Apri

  16. Post-Accutane Laser Treatments--How Long Must You Wait?
    ... When I finish my Accutane course in the next few months, I would like to get ... advised that you wait a certain period after you go off Accutane before you get laser treatment, microdermabrasion...
    ... long..i'm impatient too.. though i've just started accutane ..lol.. it's becos acc makes the skin very sensitive...
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  17. Minocyline journal/ Accutane
    ... realized antibiotics actually have less side effects than Accutane , which can affect your vision, your liver, your brain...
    ... dizziness or light headness. Mino isn't dangerous as Accutane . Why take any risks?...
    ... Actually Accutane has been recently proven to not be as dangerous as ... so it was a lost cause for me. I am currently on accutane , and the only major danger with it is pregnancy. Otherwise ... but if you want a possible end to acne, I would give accutane a shot. :) Good luck with your choice and with acne...
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  18. starting accutane- journal
    ... DAY 8 Well i started Accutane last monday....so that this the 8th day I would take ... one on campus with a problem. :) Soooo I was put on accutane , and hope this works for good!!! So far I dont have ... you can because ive read on here popping anything on accutane is much much worse! By the way it started ( my skin ... tree oil acne gel if i feel the need Take accutane pill ( dose of 40mg for now) with dinner ... d love to share details/get stories from others on accutane !! Good luck to all! :)...
    ... Also, has anyone had their acne spread while on accutane ?? Mine was stricly on my cheeks/jaw area and chin ... using a Beta scrub ( even my derm said ok to it on accutane :) ) but i think it started to irritate my skin so ... ) Good luck to everyone on accutane :)...
    ... Also, I was just wondering if anyone knows if Accutane helps get rid of marks from acne over time.....I have...
    ... go to the derm tomorrow and I am still so scared of Accutane by I am going to accept it this time. I just hope...
    ... - no dry lips....weird? most ppl i see on accutane have painfully dry lips by now...mine are same as...
    ... me i look bad enuff already. but yea good luck with accutane . Mike...
    ... month and my lips have not dried out like a lot of accutane users have described. i have applied lip moisturizer...
    ... first month to two months is the hardest for most accutane users. just grit your teeth and stay as strong as...
    ... has anyone gotten highlights ( hair lol ) while on accutane ?? if so ... does it work any differently....and is...
    ... even though i swore to myself i would not pop any on accutane ...i had to. it was just like a mountain. now i have...
    ... cause more acne, or i would get a reaction due to the accutane . anyone on accutane that has been in the sun have...
    ... break me out or feel too heavy. this stuff is great on accutane so far and covers well! :) 3 weeks down....4...
    ... deff. nooooot now. it is better than when i started accutane ., but i had about 4 whiteheads oh just one side of...
    ... sensitive. If it wasn't because we all know that accutane has helped a lot of people, we probably would all...
    ... hopefully i will be in the 90% of clear skin from accutane . I sure cant go throuh another cycle of breakouts...
    ... stand it. i know not to fiddle with the skin while on accutane , but i couldnt help it...they stood out horribly and ... anyone gently squeezed out blackheads or whiteheads on accutane and had bad outcomes later on? lol i get so worried...
    ... careful about damaging your skin when u squeeze if the accutane has made your tissue fragile. but in the end, you...
    ... hope they go away soon....anyone that has completed accutane or is later in the course, when did you notice the...
    ... you that things are going great! I have not tried accutane yet, but i am thinking about it all the time. Im just...
    ... Hi, I'm also starting accutane and i am just curious of the process! How tall are ... answered it somewhere in your post). I'm going to start accutane in 4 days on a 60gm dosage per day for 5-6months. ... birth control pill) is okay and won't interuppt the accutane process? I'm going to start these at the same time...
    ... becuz it seems like recovery takes forever when on accutane ....
    ... i used to use BP but now that im on accutane my derm said no to that. i havent used anything to...
    ... and yellow tube. i think whats frusterating about accutane for me is i get randon breakouts in places i have...
    ... isnt a good idea...it taxes the liver even more and accutane is already harsh on the liver. Its your call but my...
    ... i think is fine, ive read other journals of ppl on accutane and they had gone out a few times over their course...
    ... liked it...however i wouldnt recommend it while on accutane becuz it is soo drying..basically its a high strengh...
    ... like crazzzzy!!! ( i don't scratch at it ) anyone on accutane have this/had this??? im not too dry, but its just...
    ... I dont know about the itching because im not on accutane remember, but i did read somewhere on here that itching...
    ... like crazzzzy!!! ( i don't scratch at it ) anyone on accutane have this/had this??? im not too dry, but its just...
    ... hopefully for good! ) but i have read that while starting accutane you can develope acne in places you never have before...
    ... thats why I haven't had them. I am on my third week of accutane . I never expected such immediate results. :) ... I know when I get excited about a product (like ACCUTANE ) I want to tell everyone!! :) . It was all I could ... been working on research with me how she should try accutane it would change her life. She had some cystic acne ... skin is broke out. Now that it's clearing so from the Accutane he just stares at me in awe as if I were the most ... your body gets regulated. I wish we could have a big Accutane graduation party and see everyones wonderful results...
    ... :p i hope accutane works for me...
    ... scared i'm going to break out later!! Because i heard accutane is suppose to get all the crap out!! Hmm........
    ... hope i don't get a breakout~~ Hmm.. 2 days into accutane my skin actually had a breakout!! Like it wasn't horrible ... pretty. My body actually reacted pretty fast to the accutane from day 1..like i had side effects like major dry ... gross!!! I was full freaking out.. i called like the accutane helpline/info numerous times lol~!! but then a week...
    ... dyed your hair? Is it okay to dye you hair while on accutane ? I'm planning to have some highlights put in my hair...
    ... it happens...there is a small percentage of ppl on accutane that do not get dry on the course, just less oily...
    ... started breaking out..(nothing major) or is dat coz of accutane working? Mmm i was clear until now.. i'm wondering ... if make up does sort of interfere with the whole accutane course???? what do you reckon? Does your derm say...
    ... hey! yeah its fine to wear makeup on accutane ...as long as its non comedogenic or tested to not ... yeah, it is completaly fine to wear makeup while on accutane ! :) day...76 well it was going really well...
    ... prescription runs out anyway. My next choice will be Accutane just because it seems like the only real long term...
    ... on for 3 months but I got sick and stopped taking accutane for about a week and I started breaking out about...
    ... hey lexla, and other female accutane users: when you wear make up, does cetaphil take ... doing much -.-... give me some advicee.. i've been on accutane for 1 half months now and my face is kinda clear except...
    ... stop your treatment....the back pains are normal on accutane usually since it dries you out so the bones are also...
    ... things? Going good i hope. I was just thinking about accutane and wanted to know if you need to be prescribed to ... if i can afford to see a dermo if i decided tot ry accutane . Thanks for the help!...
    ... expierence! I have a derm app. for next week to start on accutane , and it's helped so much to read this! After much ... sweet 16 present! Quick question for all the seasoned accutane -ers, something thats been really stressing me out...
    ... following this journal for awhile now, I am on day 87 of accutane . I am alot clearer, My back had a few scars from when ... zits on my cheeks now, it's amazing. I too am also on accutane for 6 months, I have no side effects like you! I have...
    ... read every one of your posts. I myself started a accutane journal as well. It's my THIRD cycle believe it or...
    ... think if your skin was EXTREMELY oily before you start accutane that your dryness will be signifigantly less. My...
    ... that is supposed to help. Keep us updated!! Accutane Dude..hey! yeah i read your journal all the time too ... agree with you about if my skin was really oily before accutane it would be more '' normal'' than dry...it makes sense...
    ... frustrated I tried other treatments while i was on accutane . Like I would put egg yolks on my face, tee tree...
    ... hey accutane dude i got a ? for u tooo k.....im on 80 m/g and i...
    ... hey accutane dude i got a ? for u tooo k.....im on 80 m/g and i...
    ... tips? And also has anyone gotten a little worse on accutane under stress? Thanks :)...
    ... hey! good luck on accutane , im sure you will love it. As far as spot treatment ... 2 then they are gone lol. It is so much quicker on accutane . also i dont think you really are supposed to spot...
    ... ''brown'' spots left over that are fading. I LOVE ACCUTANE !!! Only new thing : HUGE dryness on my arms....its...
    ... Hi I've been on Accutane for nearly 2 months - around my mouth corners /lips...
    ... here - a mom to a 16 year old boy who just started accutane last week. He has suffered from bad nodular acne ... his history, she didn't hesitate to prescribe the accutane after he had his blood tests. We also have cetaphil ... moisturizer because it comes with an SPF of 15 or 30 and accutane has sun sensitivity as a side affect....
    ... dry. I hope it gets better soon. too! Good luck on accutane ...
    ... All these accutane journals are also helpful to me too - as my 18 year ... old son started Accutane end of November - he has suffered for almost 6 years ... everything - finally convinced the derm. to give the accutane a try. He has been doing good - a little bit of...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Doxycycline Yasmin Aspirin Benzamycin minocycline

  19. accutane results
    ... ok so ive been on 20 mg of accutane for 2 months now and not seeing any great results ... if ne one has been on accutane before my question is should i go to 40 or still give ... breaking out around the jaw line... if ne one has tried accutane or nething im going back to derm next week and would...
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  20. Eucerin?.
    ... made for sensitive skin..which i have now bcuz of accutane ..anyways..any experiences with it? do u think it will...
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  21. Biting the accutane bullet
    ... I recently just finished the last month of my Accutane . I was on it for five months and it was worth every...
    ... the best parts of your life. My advice- go on accutane , forget about your acne, and love every minute of...
    ... i wish you thebest of luck with accutane ... im a week and a half away from completing my...
    ... couple of years. Another derm wanted to put me on Accutane last time I went, but I was afraid and uninformed ... the lab tests come back fine and I will be starting Accutane soon. I'll be sure to keep a journal on the board...
    ... Good luck to you! :) I , too am on Accutane ( Day 9 ) and have battled with acne on my face only ... us it works soon! Keep us updated on when you start accutane , and ill be updating in my journal throughout the...
    ... Good luck to you! :) I , too am on Accutane ( Day 9 ) and have battled with acne on my face only ... us it works soon! Keep us updated on when you start accutane , and ill be updating in my journal throughout the ... I'm looking forward to reading the updates in your accutane journal, I could use all the info I can get. I too ... dirty work". Since it's advised that you take bcp on Accutane anyway, thought I'd go ahead with that and the Accutane ... clear skin again for once. I was VERY reluctant to try Accutane at first due to the horror stories I've heard, but...
    ... want to go outside or have anybody see your face, but Accutane is not worth it. All of the possible side effects ... Try everything first before you even consider using Accutane ....
    ... want to go outside or have anybody see your face, but Accutane is not worth it. All of the possible side effects ... Try everything first before you even consider using Accutane . Unfortunately I feel all my other options have ... potentially severe side effects. I have been offered Accutane twice in the past and said no, the last time being ... going to end up with even more extensive scarring. Accutane is my last resort, and that's where I stand now. ... Did you have a bad experience with Accutane or know someone that did? I'd like to hear all exps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Spironolactone Differin Retin-A

  22. the war isn't over..
    ... use to..haha. anyways.. i finished 6 months of accutane and currently have been off for nearly a month...i...
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  23. Still no permanent solution...plz read....
    ... have found that comes anywhere close to a cure is accutane . This is my second course. I eat what ever I want ... all the time. I work out ever other day. Before accutane my face was drenched in oil and covered with cysts...
    ... I agree. Accutane is the closest thing to a cure, and for some people ... clear of acne for nearly 7 years since one course of Accutane ). I am on my second course (first course cleared me ... everyone who is so judgemental and hesitant about Accutane would just at LEAST give it a chance...!!!...
    ... I'm really happy for all of you who have used Accutane with good results. I was on it about 12 years ago ... as I think back on it and wonder why I was put on accutane in the first place. My acne is much worse now that ... there is a down side (many if you read the faq) for accutane . For some it's a cure all, for others...well...you...
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  24. What is going on with my face?
    ... have tons of oil and large pores, so am currently on accutane for that, but no more breakouts. Oh, and azelex topical...
    ... swings. He put me on a BC to supress the androgens, accutane to clear it up, and then retin-A to keep it under...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bactrim accutane Retin-A

  25. how old should a scar be before fixing it?
    ... ermatologist is recommending mine 1-2 months after a finish accutane (in case you don't know is a acne drug that makes...
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  26. accutane and alcohal
    ... should you not drink while on accutane ? Can anyone give me an educted answer. i know accutane ... facts that it is bad to drink while on it though? Accutane is very taxing on the liver, and it just isn't a good...
    ... max. I did notice I got tipsy a lot easier while on accutane , even 1 drink was enough, so it's definitely not a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  27. Prolonged Redness with Accutane
    ... tons of scarring and redness that are only due to accutane . It took 2 years for the redness to fade away ( still...
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  28. Accutane Q?
    ... Ok, In my opinion, STOP THE ACCUTANE NOW! After taking accutane, I became SEVERELY depressed...
    ... Im 17 and when i was 15/16 I was on accutane for 9 months 90mg...and honestly the only thing that...
    ... Those are the things that ACNE causes for me, not Accutane ....
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  29. Proactvie? work or don't work????
    ... i had mild acne a few years back ( now im on accutane because birth control made me break out horribly again...
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  30. to sweetamy
    ... hi i was just wondering how your accutane treatment is coming along, i think we both been on ... breakouts just waiting to come out when i stop the accutane , the reason i say this is because my face still has...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  31. my skin is holf=ding me back from pursuing my dreams!!!!
    ... thing holding me back is my skin.. currently b/c of Accutane (my knight in shining armor! lol!) I am 100% clear ... how you feel. Hang in there though. Have you tried Accutane ?? I truly believe if you want 100% clear skin that...
    ... Xismybaby, I know you were worried about going on Accutane b/c of the initial breakout? Well this time around...
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  32. Anyone tried Eucerin?
    ... A (which I still use to keep my pores clear after accutane , but I think I was putting it on too often) and this...
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  33. Asprin is a godsend!!!
    ... but not really bad acne. It was enough to get me on accutane and it was mostly on my cheeks and chin. The bumps ... on my chin started when I took accutane and nothing I did could get rid of them since I'd...
    ... well Accutane Dude, all you need is uncoated Aspirin that you can...
    ... sensitive skin but will it be ok?? bcuz i just finished accutane !...
    ... for 20 odd years and I've tried everything except Accutane . And I mean everything right down to herbal and chinese...
    ... out the red marks left over and is it ok to use on accutane ? Also, once you stop do you breakout or anything?...
    ... glass of water. It's a really good alternative to Accutane or Pro-active and those other treatments. 3. I...
    ... have worked, so I'm thinking the doctor may put me on Accutane . Any suggestions? I'm taking a long trip in two ... I'm off to Vegas, I'd hate to be experiencing the Accutane side effects during that period of time. I just want...
    ... I'm off to Vegas, I'd hate to be experiencing the Accutane side effects during that period of time. I just want...
    ... have worked, so I'm thinking the doctor may put me on Accutane . Any suggestions? I'm taking a long trip in two ... I'm off to Vegas, I'd hate to be experiencing the Accutane side effects during that period of time. I just want ... for me in 2 days. It's so much less harmful than accutane and you don't need to get follow up blood work and...
    ... lists basically the same potential side effects as Accutane , the more serious, and the less serious, such as ...
    ... lists basically the same potential side effects as Accutane , the more serious, and the less serious, such as ...
    ... lists basically the same potential side effects as Accutane , the more serious, and the less serious, such as ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Aspirin Doxycycline

  34. How long is too long on Accutane?
    ... around. 20 mgs for three months after a year off accutane . Totally knocked the cysts out. Got blood tests...
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  35. on accutane, concerned about texture
    ... are a little more than halfway through a course of accutane and your skin will continue to change as you finish ... hugely better. Be gentle to your skin while on accutane . It is delicate. Keep talking to your derm about ... derm and yourself about what you are doing while on accutane . I am shocked when I read these boards and see...
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  36. amnesteem jurnal once and forall
    ... its the samething as accutane just a diffrent name.. thats wat i was told... maybe...
    ... A lot of drug info sites say ''see accutane '' under amnesteem, so i assume its pretty much the...
    ... your doing good. yes, amnesteem is the same thing as accutane , heres my two cents....accutane is made by rothe. ... ..they were the first company to make accutane , well, another company decided to make accutane, same ... could definately dry you out. more so now that your on accutane . just my two cents. im not on accutane yet. i have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Benzoyl

  37. How has acne changed you as a person?
    ... here and there but thanx to a good derm i was put on accutane and that took care of my prblem, but now i notice...
    ... Everyone has pretty much covered my points, especially Accutane Dude. IT has destroyed my life. I am home "sick...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  38. Accutane ever taken this long for anyone?
    ... about acne. So far, I just finished my 4th month on Accutane and my skin is a little better (I don't really see ... patient and that everyone responds differently to accutane so while some would be clear by now, others just take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  39. My accutane Journal
    ... to the red spots lasting that long because before accutane , I used to apply Hydriquinone 3% or 5%(a bleaching...
    ... So my appointment was cancelled and I ran out of Accutane . In other words, my treatement has stopped. Well...
    ... would surely make me break out, but it hasnt. the accutane is what makes you break out. but if you choose the ... will not be a problem. cetaphil is good. plus the accutane takes a toll on your skin as it is, moisture is good...
    ... i took accutane about 13 years ago it was amazing i could see improvement...
    ... the cystic breakout I had before I started taking accutane ) I have some acne now but not cystic anymore. I can...
    ... m still in 60mgs. I asked how long I would be on accutane (can you believe I hadn't asked before?) and she said...
    ... problem with my vision is that it's not necessarily the accutane , I had Lasek(it's like Lasik but different, it's not...
    ... goes, ive had it done b4 and love it, but not after accutane yet, since i still go until may. :)...
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  40. Plantidote from Origins worked for my daughter and myself
    ... more parents would be more like you!!!! :) I am on Accutane now for the second time right now, (I am 110% clear ... TRY it out!" I must ask, have your girls been on Accutane ? For some, it is truly a permanent solution (my boyfriend ... recently been debunked as to being linked to taking accutane . As for the more minor side effects (dry lips, eyes ... am on 60 mg and sometimes I even FORGET I am taking Accutane b/c I have hardly any sideffects save for some dry ... sorry for that interjection, but I just had to wave my Accutane flag ;) The Plantidote does sound promising, and if...
    ... hard it is to deal with it. One of them has gone on accutane and had little side effects, she only cleared up for ... about 4 months. How is your 2nd experience with Accutane ? She wants to give it a 2nd try....
    ... hard it is to deal with it. One of them has gone on accutane and had little side effects, she only cleared up for ... about 4 months. How is your 2nd experience with Accutane ? She wants to give it a 2nd try. Hi acnemom, ... My second time around on Accutane has been a much better experience than my first! ... My first course of Accutane (60 mg) I had a horrible initial breakout. My skin ... After that, my skin cleared up perfectly. I was on Accutane (first course) for 7 months. I stayed 110% clear for ... was still pretty mild throughout the second year off Accutane . Well, things started getting moderate again so ... I immediately begged my derm for Accutane again. I am now on my second month of 60 mg (second ... total of five months this time. If it weren't for Accutane being such a hard drug on the body, I would stay on...
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  41. My Accutane & Diet Journal =)
    ... read on here it helps with hair loss including ppl on accutane . Good luck at the derm tomorrow! :)...
    ... Stress is ****ing bad for skin! and late nights too! accutane hasnt cause much hair loss for me too, it's a just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  42. Am I paranoid and going Crazy? Whats wrong with me??
    ... Accutane Dude, I hear ya!! I too feel like I am going crazy ... anything....yet I am about to start my second course of Accutane tomorrow (40 mg every other day). I am completely ... your title bears it's name, I assume you have been on Accutane ? How many times? If your acne is bothering you so ... lower dose regimen like mine is doing. I've been on accutane 2 times. both for 6 months and at 1 point i was actually ... amazing but not like the crazines i was having on accutane . Now my face i would say has mild acne. My best...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  43. Yasmin is a miracle!
    ... This was basically a last resort before I moved on to Accutane , as none of the other prescription solutions, creams...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Apri Yasmin accutane

  44. (yet another) accutane journal.
    ... neosporin is really a miracle for those few spots that the accutane has pushed up. Hopefully thats my initial breakout...
    ... I was on accutane for six months and my severly bad acne was almost ... gone by the end of the treatment. I've been off of accutane for six months or so now, and my face is almost as...
    ... I, too, am currently on accutane , ( only day 8) but just wanted to say good luck with...
    ... work because i had tried everything. but now the accutane is pumping through my system and it looks to be chipping ... i just hope it lasts. and for everyone else on accutane , keep the faith! this is accutane, the monster acne...
    ... has been brutal, but im starting to the potential accutane has up close and personal. hopefully things get even...
    ... decide to go on a 6 month course of Mino or to go on Accutane . I have a lot of fears with both but am SO frustrated ... coming back after using Mino, vision problems with Accutane ...I can think of lots more!!! I have my tubes tied...
    ... cant tell. good luck with your decision... im on accutane because all the other methods did not work out for...
    ... selfish not to send my appreciation. I had taken accutane about 10 years ago and all was well. Then about a ... come back anyway but I knew what worked and that was accutane . I didn't have any side effects the first time. ... found out only specific dermatologists could prescribe accutane , and I couldn't get an appointment for 2 1/2 months ... later. In the meanwhile, I looked up the latest on accutane and couldn't believe all the bad publicity it gets...
    ... helped, good luck with your second go around with accutane ....
    ... results until the treatment ends and they stop taking accutane all together. hang in there. as far as my update...
    ... day 61 well im two months into the accutane treatment and im pretty optimistic. my skin is really ... come up recently that i am positive is because of the accutane itself. i will gladly take these over the deep pimples...
    ... problem would be so much happier ... i have heard accutane does fade some red marks throughout the course, so...
    ... while on accutane my skin takes almost twice as long to heal, sometimes...
    ... while on accutane my skin takes almost twice as long to heal, sometimes ... anyone knows please lend some insight. Stick with Ro accutane . I finished my course today and my skin is 100% clear...
    ... have to wait a year after you finished your course of accutane , and be prepared to stay home for a least a week or...
    ... way happpier and confident, but i have a question is accutane , amnesteem gonna get rid of redness or do i have to...
    ... an advertisement for neosporin as it could be for accutane . this stuff is really magical. if i have a zit or ... say enough good things about this product. if the accutane continues to fight off bigger pimples and cysts, i ... clear skin within a weeks time. to everyone on accutane following this thread, i really wish you all the best...
    ... I started on the accutane treatment and made it just about three weeks and quit...
    ... have experienced. redness is common for people on accutane . the degree of dryness varies but one thing is always...
    ... cut all this out of my diet (although even before accutane i did not eat too much of that stuff). im sure a...
    ... nearly finished healing. there is no doubt that the accutane is doing its job so far =) my lips are STILL holding...
    ... been avoiding a lot of physical activity while on accutane , basically i dont want to have to deal with the aches...
    ... saturday coming up...im going to ask him to put me on accutane . what im wondering is...if he hasnt treated me before ... suggestions on what i should say to get him to put me on accutane straight away instead of beating around a dead bush...
    ... daily regimen changes. if none of those work and accutane is left on the list then you deserve to give it a...
    ... to maintain my skin after two and a half months on accutane . i wash once a day and because i have very limited...
    ... visit. i have read that some ppl get them while on accutane ( dry patches ) and they go away after the course...
    ... skin continues do improve.. i am amazed - thanks to accutane ...
    ... that's right, this my fifth and final month on accutane . i am very excited, but at the same time i am fearful...
    ... what to expect. (i will be having my second round of accutane in 3 years time pending my blood test) a brief background ... so my question is: now that i'm going to start accutane what are your suggestions for keeping moisturized...
    ... get preauthorization, sign about 100 documents that Accutane causes birth defects if women get pregnant and get ... tests every month. I can't imagine that any woman on Accutane would not know that it causes birth defects since ... warning (actually many warnings) on every package of Accutane you get. My dermatologist said it will soon be very...
    ... excited. i realize now i havent studied up much on post accutane life. when its safe to be in the sun, have some drinks...
    ... course! January 29th I took my last two doses of accutane and now I'm entering the post accutane life... ... thats it. i will continue to update here as the accutane slowly exits my body and reaches a natural balance...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Clindamycin Retin-A Differin Doxycycline minocycline

  45. My Experience With B5
    ... started about a month after I finished my course of accutane but I'm sure that the B5 has made it worse. I've been...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  46. Bactrum?
    ... Some people have terribly scarring acne so don't say Accutane is not good. There are some risks, but if your acne...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  47. I'm back after a Year, Tanning Bed Solution??
    ... I'm with you, accutane dude!! Just curious, how much do you spend per month...
    ... LOL Accutane Dude I think you got a little jipped... I go to Hawaiian...
    ... Accutane Dude, I'm in Canada and with you on that one!!...
    ... Accutane Dude -- You might have said and I missed it but have ... you taken Accutane ? I'm just curious if you have, did it work for you...
    ... Accutane Dude -- You might have said and I missed it but have ... you taken Accutane ? I'm just curious if you have, did it work for you ... own fault, i pushed my derm to give me WAYYY to much accutane . (was doing 120 mg a day when i should of been doing...
    ... nothing else your derm suggests, since you have taken accutane before? Maybe another round? Im sure you know what...
    ... Accutane Dude, dont stop posting as yours is the thread i come...
    ... nothing else your derm suggests, since you have taken accutane before? Maybe another round? Im sure you know what ... better by then I am going to request another round of accutane . In the mean time I'm just going to stick with...
    ... Accutane Dude, dont stop posting as yours is the thread i come...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  48. Post-Accutane Problems
    ... Hello, I took accutane for 9 months about 6 months ago to cure my severe...
    ... heard stories that acne comes back up after one stops accutane . but im not sure....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  49. Who do I listen to? Derm or Pharmacist?
    ... by my derm nearly one month ago. I had BEGGED for Accutane , but he didn't think my acne was severe enough. Told ... dang Ampicillin, quit wasting my time, and get on Accutane to clear this mess. If my derm is right, maybe I need...
    ... cares enough about your feelings to let you go on the accutane . You don't have to have severe acne to get on it!...
    ... me the most about this derm is that I have been on Accutane once before, I know what it's all about, I know how ... Bervoxyl-8 Sulfamethoxazole FINALLY, I get to go on Accutane , course 1 --year and a half later-- Tazorac Spironolacto ... everything under the sun...if he doesn't put me on Accutane at our next appt, I am going to hit the fan. Anyway...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Doxycycline Differin Renova Spironolactone Trimox tazorac minocycline

  50. Never thought I'd be annoyed my skin is clearing up
    ... pleased can I? I finally made the decision to go back on accutane after I found out my old derm put me on way too low ... site was incredibly useful by the way and I think all accutane users should check it out: [url]http://matrix.ucdavis ... .edu/rxderm-archives/ accutane -acne[/url] Any way, now my skin is clearing up ... be pretty difficult to convince him to let me go on accutane . My skin does this . . . it'll be clear for awhile...
    ... knowledgeable for what type of skin it takes to qualify for accutane . He/she will recognize your red marks as signs of ... He will do what is best for you. Remember that accutane isn't the only answer. I had a severe reaction to ... accutane costing my family over $10,000 in medical bills. However...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  51. Accutane and Dental Work
    ... have never been told to take caution with patients on accutane so I wouldn't worry if I was you. The only patients ... the only other advice i can give you with regards to accutane slowing down healing (which i'm sure is negligible...
    ... one of these acne related boards someone saying that accutane can possibly as a side effect wear down or deteriorate...
    ... hmm, again, i haven't heard a connection with accutane and tooth wear either!! the only way i can link the ... two is if the accutane causes depression which can then manifest itself as ... you at ease! the whole time i was at dental school accutane /roaccutane never got a mention and they were very...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tetracycline accutane

  52. Anyone still break out after accutane?
    ... ive been on accutane twice and after i stopped each time i started to break...
    ... For an entire year off accutane , I was 100% clear -- as in, not one blemish on my ... so that I can hopefully go for a second course of Accutane . My acne has come back and is a full blown "moderate ... Everyone is different though. My boyfriend went on Accutane when he was 15, he is now 22, and his skin is still ... say how your body and skin is going to react after Accutane . Hopefully you will be like my boyfriend and stay...
    ... right people, as most who are still fairly clear after accutane wouldnt really be on the boards. thx for the input...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  53. Accutane- Who broke out longer then anticipated?
    ... soo clear... its soo nice! And I about gave up on Accutane 2 different times cuz I didnt think it was working...
    ... gradually i stopped getting any spots. ive been off accutane now about 3 months and i am getting one or two tiny...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  54. Accutane and Depression
    ... I've never been convinced that Accutane induces depression. I think it's more of the reality ... depression is the acne itself and not the drug. I was on Accutane , and I never felt depressed. It's all mental. If you...
    ... I actually got really depressed whilst i was on accutane for a month. So bad that i had to come off it. I...
    ... Folks, the newest study on Accutane has PROVEN that Accutane DOES NOT CAUSE DEPRESSION. People getting on Accutane ... and taking Accutane most likely get depressed because of their ACNE, not ... consciously. I don't doubt, however, that people on Accutane can become depressed. However, it's not the drug that ... actually depressed right now because I CAN'T go on Accutane ! lol! Go figure. Just my two cents....
    ... thankyou cassie, i agree 100% accutane does not cause depression, if you got depressed while ... on accutane bahamagirl, as you said it might have been because ... out worse. i am sorry that happened to you. i am on accutane now but a little over 2 weeks- i have no improvment...
    ... agree as well. I'm going to take a second course of accutane and one of the standard derm questions is, "Did you ... a crappy one bedroom apartment by myself than the accutane . Sure, having dry skin and breaking out didn't help ... point is people get depressed all the time without Accutane . So while Accutane might be an external factor adding...
    ... Im on my third month of accutane and have figured out that i dont get depressed at...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  55. Foods to avoid while on Accutane
    ... whatever you want. I ate whatever I wanted when I was on Accutane with no ill-effects to me. On the other hand, the ... consumption of alcohol whilst on Accutane wouldn't be the wisest choice, because your liver ... weights and play basketball and I did so while I was on Accutane . Two of the common side-effects of Accutane is joint...
    ... tell you straight up from experience......ive been on accutane twice and it did wonders for me. Food wise go ahead ... far as working out goes, I definitly noticed that accutane took somthin outta me. I didnt make as many gains ... normally would. And well......I drank when i was on accutane .....not very often but once in a while and every time ... liver was fine. My biggest thing was when i drank on accutane my face just got real blush....
    ... Just started accutane today... doctor has me taking 40g of Claravis once ... doctor wasnt too clear. Thanks! Also, while on Accutane , I could have basically smeared my face in lard and ... it would not have made a difference, the Accutane is going to do what it's gonna do and there are no ... Claravis, and why were you prescribed it while on Accutane ? Was it prescribed to help the initial breakout?...
    ... Claravis is just a generic brand of accutane like amnesteem...
    ... that I'm satisfied with, so I dont really mind if accutane stalls my gains for a while in the weight room. ...
    ... I lifted pretty hard upper body while I was on accutane , as well as doing a lot of rehab for knee surgery ... more likely to get joint imflammation while taking accutane , because you're so dried out. This will treat the ... anti-imflammitories can be hard on your kidneys and Accutane puts a strain on all your organs as it is (even though...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane aleve

  56. scared to go off accutane
    ... feel better, arock. :) I was TERRIFIED to go off accutane because I had such a great experience while on it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  57. red/pink scars !
    ... Current Status: Started 5th month on Accutane , going to continue taking for an extra month or two ... behind on cheeks, temple, and forehead. Since taking Accutane , skin is sensitive. Wanting: I want to start putting ... that people do this for their scars even while on Accutane . Question: Do you think it will be OK for me to ... apply a redness fading cream or lotion while taking my Accutane ? Will it do damage to my skin? [ Please feel free ... your experiences were with the scar lotions while on Accutane ]...
    ... fade the red...anyways..i hope this is ok with my accutane ..haha..anyone who had tried this feel free to post ... and say what u think about it being used while on accutane ..THNX!...
    ... i am currently on 40mg of accutane a day- have been for 2.5 months- i currently have ... no problems with using these product and being on accutane . Good luck. x...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  58. Been through them all...
    ... could not tolerate tazorac or retin-a. I went on accutane half way through my senior year and aside from the ... helped but I continued to break out. I went back on Accutane march of 2004 and again had great success with it ... Ive asked my derm to put me on another cycle of accutane as im about to transfer to a 4 year college in the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzac Differin Retin-A benzaclin accutane tazorac

  59. Dry skin.....derm??
    ... medication or anything to dry out my face. I have taken accutane and other acne mediactions years ago though. Just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  60. What age did you get acne?
    ... 11 or 12 and got progressively worse til I went on accutane at age 25. I'm finally clear!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  61. Accutane Question???
    ... i can't remember if when i was on accutane i had an inital breakout...my skin was such a mess...
    ... hi, i was wondering how everyone taking accutane is doing. i am not doing well at all especially with...
    ... Unfortunately the visual results of the accutane are seen as early as about a month and a half after...
    ... realsad, i too was plagued, especially when i got on accutane . my advice to you is to see your derm and ask about...
    ... how are all the accutane users doing? i am having less painful, a little smaller...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Yasmin

  62. Post-Accutane regimen
    ... Hey guys, I finished accutane about 3 and a half months ago, and i was looking good ... i doing something wrong? Could anyone who is done accutane please tell me what you are doing now to keep your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  63. online accutane
    ... kinda dangerous...i wouldnt risk it. The check up for accutane is really serious...surely its illegal to just sell...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  64. help me understand itchies!!!
    ... the worst breakout i've had in years! (i'm 25, on accutane 3 years ago---now taking doryx; using benzaclin (night...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzac Differin benzaclin accutane

  65. Clinique Products
    ... Different times my doctor has mentioned putting me on accutane , but I was very against that. Taking Diane religiously...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Brevicon Tetracycline accutane

  66. accutane worked for a fewmonths, but ive broken out again.
    ... if you found something that works ( accutane ) id say learn how to get past your fear of blood tests...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  67. Attention - Pageaday (or anyone that has used Stieva)
    ... I had hoped to go straight to antibiotics or even accutane in first appointment but dr. didnt go for that. next...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  68. Just another day...but worst!!
    ... not like I can go on depression medication and/or accutane !!! I just feel like I need to reduce some stress for...
    ... a teen. I was on tetracycline for a year, no help, accutane made my stomach bleed. I tried noxema, stridex the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Tetracycline

  69. I can't open my mouth
    ... read about this on here in the past with people on Accutane . Each side creases of my mouth is so dry that when ... where the "papercuts" are. Ok, catch is = I'm not on Accutane ! I did start Steiva A earlier this week, but not...
    ... read about this on here in the past with people on Accutane . Each side creases of my mouth is so dry that when ... where the "papercuts" are. Ok, catch is = I'm not on Accutane ! I did start Steiva A earlier this week, but not...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  70. Brace yourself for this story
    ... high school and it got to the point where I demanded Accutane for my senior year. I considered myself a fairly popular ... because of my face and a month after I finished taking Accutane (even though the medication helped) I tried to kill ... quality of life. I plan on taking another dosage of Accutane in the hopes it'll work better this time, but I'm...
    ... corps you must not be that wimpy.why dont you give accutane another shot.work out with weights so you body develops...
    ... corps you must not be that wimpy.why dont you give accutane another shot.work out with weights so you body develops...
    ... highly recommend you DON'T take another course of accutane . Since it didn't work very long for the first time ... possible that your suicide ideations are linked to the accutane ? I know that acne already causes depression but I ... also know the amount of accounts linking suicide to accutane . From what you're saying, it seems like the suicide ... attempt occurred shortly after accutane when your skin was in fact clearest for probably a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  71. Saw Palmetto VS. Evening Primrose
    ... 17th...I'm going to give him an ultimatum: Put me on Accutane , or I'm finding another derm who will! (oooh don ... that would clear me without having to surrender to Accutane again. I just ordered some soap-free Tea Tree Oil ... helping my flare ups shrink considerably. Before Accutane four years ago, I had severe cystic acne. After Accutane...
    ... really is a bummer!!!!! Definitly see if you can get accutane (the only thing that stinks about it besides the side...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  72. Accutane and Sports
    ... My son just started Accutane this week and he is in the middle of two a day practice ... month to make sure his triglycerides are ok b/c the Accutane is "digested" through the liver. Can't remember the ... side effect that sorta worried me was joint pain b/c Accutane is so drying he said that the cushioning around the...
    ... i have bad joint and muscle recovery on accutane , but i've been on it since 11/11/04, and am at 80mg...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  73. what do you hate most about acne?
    ... sociable and happy, to almost a recluse. I went on accutane and i was feeling great when my acne went away, but...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  74. Accutane is the coolest stuff
    ... on face. I have to wait until September to go on accutane (getting back on insurance) and hope it does it's...
    ... I'm sure that accutane will probably be a good experience for you! Good Luck...
    ... accutane is the closest thing to an acne cure and one of the...
    ... im jealous...i wish i was on accutane but my dr. says i have to earn it by trying other ... i could have tried some other options, then got on accutane and had clear skin for the last few years.....im so...
    ... strong unless they have to, and since there are alot of accutane lawsuits i am sure that is the biggest reason. the ... concerned, long term antibiotics are way more harmful than accutane . some derms agree, but not all, plus every person...
    ... to me with the blackheads on my nose when I started accutane . It was so exciting to me haha! I hope it continues...
    ... Yea i am glad that i'm getting accutane out of the way at 18! lol I know bostongirl, i was...
    ... just going through pack after pack of it, are you on accutane or a generic brand?...
    ... I'm new. Just started accutane yesterday. I'm already noticing my skin being less...
    ... wish my face would dry up! i'm on 40 mg ive been on accutane for almost 6 weeks and its still not dry yet, but...
    ... brand because the derm i interned with told me besides accutane brand, it had the most success (less recurrances)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  75. Just another accutane question
    ... least that is what I have read. there is no way for accutane to cause herpes. you have to already have it. they...
    ... i used accutane and didn't have side affects. I stopped after the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane