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  1. Accutane vs. Antibiotics
    ... me, but my face was still breaking out. I am on accutane right now....and YES, It was very annoying about the ... It is nice that you don't have do that with the accutane ...that actually encourage you to drink milk with it...
    ... minocycline 100mg for years. I went thru one round of accutane in 94, which it helped tremendously. It managed to...
    ... the pills again, it never came back. I then went on Accutane (for oiliness, not breakouts). It worked great!! It ... I think it's going pretty well. And I credit the accutane . I had very, very, very oily skin. I would recommed ... trying accutane . It's the only thing that works for the oil (at least...
    ... sunlight. Shortly after that i was put on 80mg/day of Accutane for 6 months and all it's done for me is make me even ... more money off my back. Anyway, antibiotics and Accutane are both poisons. They are toxic to the body, they...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane minocycline Tetracycline

  2. Birth Control, Differin, Help!
    ... If I were you I would try Accutane . It might be the best way to go. I know two people...
    ... I would consider trying Accutane , but my derm has never seemed to think my acne is...
    ... had severe acne and cleared it without resorting to accutane . If I were you, I would try other methods before trying ... accutane to avoid the possible major side effects, including...
    ... thing that has worked for me and I've even been on accutane . I wash my face with the cetaphil/clindamycin twice...
    ... thing that has worked for me and I've even been on accutane . I wash my face with the cetaphil/clindamycin twice...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Differin Cleocin Ortho-cyclen Sprintec Yasmin Clindamycin Ovral Retin-A

  3. going to derm tomorrow, what do u reccommend?
    ... life behind. What do u guys suggest I go on(besides accutane )?...
    ... can't stand this anymore. I'm gunna try and go on accutane . Why won't u try it? How severe is your acne?...
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  4. Accutane and an eating disorder?
    ... already somewhat depresed. I'm afraid that taking accutane (at times when I don't throw up, of course) could ... digestive problems (not that I already don't). Is taking accutane if you have bulimia a very bad idea? I want to start ... accutane soon (I'm tired of having acne even though it is not...
    ... that severe", then your doctor wont let you touch accutane . You should try birth control pills, which help some...
    ... became bulimic just after I finished my 6 months of accutane . I feel like it sent me into a psychosis that I have ... contently. I know that my problems began during/ after accutane ....
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  5. Accutane didn't work?
    ... I've never taken accutane , so I wouldn't know, but I heard that accutane makes ... lips, nose bleeds, dry skin, and itchy eyes while on accutane ....
    ... than a year and then I got acne again. I didn't try accutane again. My advice to you is to try it if you ... tried everything else. I know people who have gone on accutane and never broken out again. The only thing that ever...
    ... Accutane did not work for me either. It worked temporarily...
    ... acne for about the last 12 years. I did 28 weeks of accutane about 4 years ago. My skin was beautiful while I was...
    ... I am on accutane right now, and I am glad that I am. I put it off...
    ... i took accutane for 7 months i think and it didnt work for me.......
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Clindamycin Differin

  6. help for cystic ance
    ... thing that worked for me were cortisone injections and accutane . Haven't had any cysts since August!...
    ... looking into for females. The derm wanted me to do accutane or this....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Spironolactone

  7. should you take accutane if your on an anti-depressant
    ... you could take them both at the same time. As for Accutane causing depression, it’s hit or miss. Some people...
    ... knows i swear. if minocin doesnt work yes im gonna try accutane . if always just thought accutane was for severe cystic...
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  8. Red Bull stops spots?!?!
    ... Red bull and drink a can a day, but im clear from accutane ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  9. Sex/Masturbation and Acne!
    ... cleared up. Too bad the topicals, antibiotics and accutane scarred me for life heh....
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  10. Post Accutane solutions for breakouts and scars
    ... For post- accutane treatment, unfortunately there’s not a lot expect ... going back on Accutane . You can try the topicals and all that again but ... time. The good news is that if you were to go on Accutane again your acne should get better and stay that way...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  11. ACCUTANE vs SPIRONOLATONE (females)
    ... I did not want to try the accutane because of all the possible side effects. I have...
    ... I've never taken spiro before, but I was on accutane . I know there are a lot of horror stories out there...
    ... I've never taken spiro before, but I was on accutane . I know there are a lot of horror stories out there ... Have the chapped lips stayed after you stopped the accutane ? I read that it had become a permanent problem afterwards ... lip gloss every ten min or so. Even years after the accutane ...
    ... I would very highly suggest trying Spiro before Accutane . Spiro has been used for 20-30 years and is soooooooooo ... much safer than taking Accutane !!! Also, people who've not had luck with Accutane ... Spiro. I myself would NEVER even consider taking Accutane ! The Spiro cleared my acne by 95% within 3 weeks...
    ... I've only been on spiro, not Accutane , and I love it. I stayed on the topicals I was on...
    ... I've been on accutane twice and now i'm on spiro.The accutane helped me...
    ... Have the chapped lips stayed after you stopped the accutane ? I read that it had become a permanent problem afterwards ... lip gloss every ten min or so. Even years after the accutane Chapped lips aren't a problem for me anymore. ...
    ... I took both spiro and accutane . The spiro helped me out quite a bit, but I still ... mprovement for me. I took spiro for about eight months. Accutane was a miracle for me. I took it for five months and ... many years. I guess both worked for me, but the accutane worked a lot better. With spiro, I could pass for ... "decent skin" with makeup on; with accutane I have "nice skin" with no makeup on. One thing that ... had two day periods and almost no cramps. Still, accutane was the better fit for my skin....
    ... I have decided to try spiro first. Accutane will be a last resort for me. I already have a problem ... the spiro right now. But if i have to, I will go on accutane eventually....
    ... desertgirl, did you take the spiro and accutane at the same time? is it possible to take both? what...
    ... desertgirl, did you take the spiro and accutane at the same time? is it possible to take both? what ... anyway? is it an antibiotic? I didn't take spiro and accutane at the same time. I don't think that's "allowed. ... " Spiro was my last option before accutane . I'd tried everything else. Spiro is a high blood ... to anyone, but Spiro gave me more nosebleeds than accutane did. I'm not sure why....
    ... you can take accutane and spiro together! My derm told me to do it, because ... i had never had before.. which is why i am now on accutane to get rid of that.. :| which has dissappeared mostly ... have to make sure it's gone and stays away.. he said accutane woudl be best.. and he wanted me to stay on spiro...
    ... I looked at both spiro and accutane to treat my acne, which was described as "hormonal ... longer lasting results. I am on my second month of Accutane and am looking forward to clearer skin by the end ... having to take a pill everyday. I also wanted to see if Accutane might be my "cure"......
    ... everything under control. You could then take the accutane after you have clear skin.Would it get rid of the ... about. Would clearing your skin with spiro b4 taking accutane relieve some of the effects of accutane? Maybe I will ... doc toady if there is a way around the breakout from accutane . Maybe not though. I am pretty shy........lol...
    ... derm early feb. He said that doc would prob put me on accutane . And that it will almost garanteed work for MY acne...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Spironolactone accutane

  12. Embarrassing acne on my back
    ... all come back. After 4 years of this I had to go on accutane . Have you seen a derm, cause if you have not i would...
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  13. i swear to god i hate derms
    ... something. he must be dumb i swear he tried to prescribe accutane and then i was like no yo i have ocd, social anxiety ... im already taking some other medication. i thought accutane was for severe acne so now they prescribe it if you ... a or something useless. maybe i should have taken accutane but i swear its almost over. i swear its cause im ... beard in 5 months maybe. but i dunno should i take accutane for this case. like i get 5 pimples at a time and...
    ... I know a lot of dermatologist that will prescribe Accutane because it is supposedly a "quick fix", even for people ... who don't have severe acne. Accutane is only for people with severe acne. The side effects...
    ... have i gotten more then 10 pimples at a time. oh take accutane it only makes your brain swell up(i think i heard...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A accutane Cialis Paxil

  14. Accutane and Surgery
    ... to talk to both the dermatologist and the surgeon. Accutane does slow down the healing process of your body and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  15. So embarrased, will it ever go away?
    ... waiting for my drug plan to kick in to go get some accutane , but I read something about SPIRO? What is this stuff...
    ... embarrased over the holidays!! I need help. Can't wait for accutane ....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Alesse Benzoyl Tetracycline accutane

  16. Please Help!!! I Dont Know What Else To Do
    ... used? 5. Do you have oily skin? 6. Have you tried Accutane ? 7. Are you going to a regular doctor or a dermatologist...
    ... accutane is a risk. but it sounds like the risk is worth...
    ... in a bottle of water). 3) Then if these fail try Accutane . It is risky but acne is sooo bad that it's probably...
    ... I think you would be a really good candidate for Accutane . I was scared about the side effects at first, but ... in any way. They are very careful when prescribing Accutane . I think it is definitely a risk worth taking. Good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  17. Very Dry skin on legs
    ... Hey, I was on accutane 5 months ago for only 4 months on 40mg. My legs are ... winter climate is very cold and dry. Could this and the accutane remaining in my system be causing the dryness? Thank...
    ... Hey, I was on accutane 5 months ago for only 4 months on 40mg. My legs are ... winter climate is very cold and dry. Could this and the accutane remaining in my system be causing the dryness? Thank...
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  18. Body Acne
    ... nothing has worked except Retin-A. I haven't tried Accutane , however, because I am afraid of the side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A accutane

  19. Success with Dermalogica???
    ... your acne. I have tried everything. I have been on accutane twice, done every antibiotic and prescription cream...
    ... your acne. I have tried everything. I have been on accutane twice, done every antibiotic and prescription cream...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  20. Does anybody feel like this ?
    ... t even get acne until i was almost 22! i'm on the accutane now, trying to get off the antibiotics and what a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cipro Prednisone accutane

  21. Is it true that acne can actually get WORSE after meds/creams/gels?
    ... them with meals... Blah. I had the best luck with Accutane (it's the only thing that worked to this degree.. ... benzoyl peroxide worked really nicely but not quite like Accutane ). I definitely recommend Accutane ONLY after you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl accutane

  22. Need info on Brevoxyl 4, nicamide tablets, adoxa, klaron 10%, differin 0.1% gel
    ... bad acne either definetly nota good candidate for accutane ..the dermo suggested this cux i was using just klaron...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin accutane klaron

  23. Dry Skin Patches
    ... So I'm about 2 months into Accutane , and all the sudden I'm getting these patches of dry...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  24. Glycolic Acid
    ... found relief with the one medication I didn't try: Accutane . I always thought my acne wasn't "bad enough" to use...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A Spironolactone accutane aldactone

  25. Non-Comedogenic Label is misleading!
    ... using something internally for my acne (not that damn accutane ) and I am about to stop using a moisturizer and start...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  26. Embrassing Blemishes
    ... to do about it. i'm hoping that after my cycle of accutane is over that i will be able to be 'normal' and not...
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  27. Scared about swimming...I have acne all over my chest
    ... like you are saying then you could be a candidate for accutane ......
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  28. help!!
    ... benzoyl peroxide. back to dermatologist! i'm on accutane now and it's no treat, i'll tellya, but supposedly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl accutane

  29. Accutane not so easy to get in 2005
    ... December 1st. My pcp was also very supportive of accutane and has been trying to get me to go on it for almost...
    ... When I was taking Accutane , I paid $25 for a 90 day supply. My insurance has ... s $30 now, though. But normally, back in 2000, Accutane would have cost me over $300 for a 30 day supply. ... cifications of their prescription coverage before you go on Accutane . Also, if you got a particular pharmacy that you ... you have any idea of what precription strength of Accutane you would be taking, call the pharmacy ahead of time ... and ask them how much Accutane will be....
    ... December 1st. My pcp was also very supportive of accutane and has been trying to get me to go on it for almost ... as proof that I have "tried other methods" before accutane . I haven't gotten the accutane yet, but it's good...
    ... December 1st. My pcp was also very supportive of accutane and has been trying to get me to go on it for almost...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  30. Cetaphil with Clindamycin
    ... ago and it's the ONLY thing that has worked for me. Accutane cleared my skin up 100% but it didn't even last for...
    ... you said that the accutane cleared you right up but didn't even last a year? ... type of acne did you have? was it severe, cuz i am on accutane right now, and sure am hoping that it lasts for a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clindamycin accutane

  31. For the girls: TriNessa any good?????
    ... control pills exploded in the initial outbreak on accutane . It was not a good time for her. I've read where...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  32. B5 Success Rate
    ... would truly be a considered a miracle treatment. Accutane only has a 75% success rate and B5 is way below that ... Still, it is definitely worth trying before accutane , because the side effect complications are not as...
    ... differences in comparison to risks are outweighed on accutane 's side IMO...B5 has some dirty risks like hair loss ... working, like osmeone else stated, are lower than accutane which is at 75% by probably 25% making it about a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  33. Accutane, should i use it for my back?
    ... I've never heard of Accutane being prescribed solely for bacne. You might wanna...
    ... Hello all, I am on my 36 day of accutane and the main reason my derm put me on it was for my ... neutrogena/phisoderm/clean and clear body washes. Accutane is the only thing that has helped my back! I'd go...
    ... another person who had really bad body acne. He said Accutane cleared him of his body acne. But he said, he had ... peel to get rid of the redmarks. After you used Accutane , did you have any redmarks on your back when the body...
    ... I was on accutane 2 years ago. I had a severe case of bacne prior to ... that. Accutane got rid of my bacne!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  34. Alcohol after Accutane
    ... I would wait at least a month after you got off of Accutane to start drinking. They say it takes a month to get ... Accutane out of your system, so after the initial month you...
    ... I have been on accutane for 36 days and last night was the first night that ... called the pharmacist and asked him about alcohol and accutane . They are both broken down by the same enzyme in the...
    ... ive been out drinking a few times while on accutane , my blood tests have come back, and i didnt experience...
    ... I am starting my fourth month of accutane today, and up to this point i have had a drink or ... and I definitely want to celebrate. I know taking accutane affects my liver and so does drinking, but i was wondering...
    ... well im on accutane 20mg 3 tablets day and i asked my derm if i could ... said no i must stay away from alcohol while taking accutane i was really disappointed to hear that but i only...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  35. Yasmin and acne?
    ... acne too. I had to stay on a BC cause Im staring Accutane here in the next 2 weeks so I had my gyno switch me...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  36. Parents Convinced It's Not Hormones
    ... through pretty much every antibiotic, topical, and accutane . Anyone else have a good experience with an endocrinologist...
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  37. accutane missed?
    ... Yes, it's ok. Accutane remains in your body for awhile, don't think your...
    ... Yes, it's ok. Accutane remains in your body for awhile, don't think your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  38. acne and DRY skin??
    ... little or no results, I convinced my derm to put me on accutane , which I took for four months. It dried my skin up...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  39. What are the chance that I will grow out of acne?
    ... and im slowing growing out of it with the help of accutane haha ... hopefully it does stop after my medication...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  40. a real cure?
    ... the inside-out. Topicals cause too much irritation. Accutane is the closest thing to a cure right now....
    ... I'd go as far as to call accutane a cure for acne. It cured my acne completely. I...
    ... everyone. Right now i'm 100% cleared from acne bc of accutane . Hopefully it will stay like that....
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  41. facial hair
    ... face started breaking out more and more. I am on Accutane now so I have no worries :) but I am hoping by the ... time the Accutane fades in a year or two my facial hair will be completely...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  42. Any input on Clearitol?
    ... good but my acne is no where near severe enough to do accutane or anything like that. I have like 2 pimples on my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  43. Prescription Med Questions
    ... Have you asked your derm about Accutane ? It sounds like you might be a good candidate for...
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  44. Who's had success with Differin?
    ... and past acne spots...I wouldnt be a candiate for accutane ..I already asked...been rejected..I also apply Klaron...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin accutane klaron

  45. Has anyone tried ALA photodynamic therapy?
    ... serious acne, after failed attempts at other means (ie. Accutane , antibiotics, etc..) Approx cost? and effectivness...
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  46. First visit with Derm. Disappointed. Need Bezaclin advice please.
    ... benzaclin. Ive had real bad acne since about 13. I was on accutane twice and my acne came back both times. Been on tetracyclin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzac Tetracycline benzaclin accutane

  47. Does Accutane work for everyone?
    ... I'v been off accutane for almost a year now. My skin has never looked better...
    ... doubling up getting into moderate territory. I know Accutane is meant to shrink the sebaceous glands (which is ... myself on a 6 month treatment course. I did research Accutane for months... reading about the drug and a ton of...
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  48. What has worked for me....so far at least
    ... since I was about 14 years of age. I had to go on Accutane when I was about 15. It helped a lot at that time...
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  49. Few Accutane Questions...
    ... me not to drink. Is this a standard thing when on accutane ? is everyone sticking to this, has anyone broke it ... of the ill-effects it can have on your liver. The Accutane alone weighs heavy on your liver, and when you throw ... doing anything? No. Moisturizing is essential while on Accutane . So is sunscreen. Applying moisturizer will not in...
    ... 1. To much alcohol is bad on accutane its better to wait until your done. 2. Everyone is...
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  50. Accutane Side Effects Poll
    ... limit or am getting close to it, but now that I'm on Accutane I feel like after I've had one or two beers that it ... funky or I am too worried about my liver. :( Since Accutane is only a 5 month treatment course and I am 3/5 done...
    ... to start a new thread can someone answer quickly if accutane is used for non-inflammatory acne? or only for ppl...
    ... accutane is used to cure cystic acne that would not go away...
    ... still really broken out. I'm on my second month of Accutane , and I still break out quite frequently. When should...
    ... After taking Accutane a little over 1 month at 60mg/day: Dry Eyes Dry...
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  51. taste blood or spit blood on Accutane??
    ... I started hocking blood while on accutane and then it lead to me throwing up pretty regularly...
    ... spitting blood is a normal symptom associated with Accutane ... at least I haven't spit up blood. Do you get nosebleeds ... either. Maybe these things aren't associated with Accutane at all. If you are just noticing the blood now on ... day 70, it is probably not because of Accutane , but still I'd talk to the doctor anyway. Throwing...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  52. I feel ugly
    ... miracle. If this doesnt work, im gonna TRY to get on Accutane ..altho I am supremely scared to.) Well the mask...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Estrostep Levora Nordette accutane

  53. Looking for New Cleanser
    ... senior in highschool and just ending my third month on accutane . I used the Cetaphil wash and it was ok, it doesn...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  54. Anti-estrogen?
    ... drugs. These drugs or supplements include, Zinc-B6, Accutane , RetinA, Azelex, Spironolactone, Birth Control (estrogen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Spironolactone accutane

  55. Mineral makeup helps
    ... then it didn't completely clear up, so I am using accutane , but I still love the make up. :)...
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  56. Adult Acne
    ... skin (hormone-induced overactive sebaceous activity) Accutane was the right medication for the job. Washing your ... For spot treatment I'd recommend Retin A instead of Accutane . It all depends on what is causing your acne which...
    ... if it is hormone based? If you're a guy, just take Accutane . ;)...
    ... ..both topicals and orals. i myself have been on accutane 4 times! all of which had no success after ONE month...
    ... for the last 15 yrs. I've been on several topicals, Accutane , the pill and Antibiotics. My acne is quite bad at...
    ... if it is hormone based? If you're a guy, just take Accutane . ;) Why is it weird? If your acne is hormonally ... be cured. Therefore, telling people to just go on Accutane or take the pill.. as if it is that simple.. is somewhat...
    ... Accutane . Just make sure you research it because there is ... to know and understand about it if you are female. Accutane is supposed to be for severe cystic acne, but it is ... that it is marketed under different names as well ( Accutane , Roaccutane, Isotane, Isotretinoin) but they are all ... also help to run, or bike, or just workout while on Accutane too because cholesterol and blood fat levels increase ... sorry for the long post. Seriously just go research Accutane , read the journals, think about it, talk to your dermatolog ... tried everything with no good luck then take a look at Accutane . :) Good luck!...
    ... Accutane . Just make sure you research it because there is ... to know and understand about it if you are female. Accutane is supposed to be for severe cystic acne, but it is ... that it is marketed under different names as well ( Accutane , Roaccutane, Isotane, Isotretinoin) but they are all ... also help to run, or bike, or just workout while on Accutane too because cholesterol and blood fat levels increase ... sorry for the long post. Seriously just go research Accutane , read the journals, think about it, talk to your dermatolog ... tried everything with no good luck then take a look at Accutane . :) Good luck! Accutane is bad enough without ... SHAME ON YOU!!!! I am totally against anybody taking Accutane , but if you are going to do it get the proper tests...
    ... yea. if you order accutane off the internet without doing the proper tests and...
    ... side effects that may not be apparent for a while? Accutane is a potent drug and there is a reason why it is prescripti ... take foolish ones. Why not have a doctor prescribe Accutane for you and get the proper tests?...
    ... seems very rare for someone to be denied or taken off Accutane . Most of these people are put on even higher doses ... 50 bpm). My acne was ruining my life and so I gave Accutane a shot at a very low dosage and gradually put it up...
    ... seems very rare for someone to be denied or taken off Accutane . Most of these people are put on even higher doses ... 50 bpm). My acne was ruining my life and so I gave Accutane a shot at a very low dosage and gradually put it up ... reconsider what I've done. ;) If you were denied Accutane by a doctor, there was must have been a good reason ... definitely long term side effects to taking the medication, Accutane . My husband took Accutane when he was 16 years old ... think there are no long term side effects to taking Accutane , your crazy or just plain stupid!!!! Take your pic ... you do. Please do not advise others to obtain Accutane over the Internet. There are kids reading this sight ... acne. It is criminal to suggest to someone to take Accutane without consulting a doctor to obtain a prescription...
    ... a big lump. ANYway, if no doctor would prescribe Accutane for you, I'd take the hint! It's not for you. But...
    ... misunderstanding. I am not advising anyone to jump into Accutane . I am telling you all to at least read up on it. ... losing hair now why would I lose it later on because of accutane once I'm off it? Hair loss is genetic, and given ... his age, I'm sure that is the cause, not accutane . Can you prove without a reasonable doubt that accutane ... kids that are reading this? They have $200-800 for Accutane ? A credit card? I don't think so. The fact that ... accurately represents every person who has ever taken accutane . I am telling you I am not going through those things ... neither. To each his own. I suggest you stay away from accutane , but for the rest of you guys reading up on it will...
    ... to regret later on. Why do you think patients on Accutane are carefully monitored? Why would doctors even bother...
    ... is to say that it is a direct result of me taking accutane ? La Rocche is supposed to list ALL side effects, ... treatment. It is a subjective matter whether or not accutane is worth it and if it is worth doing on your own....
    ... My thoughts on Accutane : In my early 20's, I did 2 rounds of Accutane. After ... Anyway, now that we are trying to conceive a child, Accutane is not an option to me. I also wonder if my 2 rounds ... of Accutane will have any affect on our children ?...
    ... but I did a search and found this great thread on Accutane - [url]http://www.healthboards.com/boards/showthread ... .php?t=196774&page=1&pp=5&highlight= accutane +success[/url] It seems the majority of people are...
    ... lay off CollegeBoy. If you wouldn't choose to take Accutane that's fine, but he's an adult, can make his own decisions ... and who are you all to reprimand him for it. Sure Accutane has a long list of possible side effects, BUT if something ... different derms, and on the last one finally asked about Accutane . And guess what, she recommended it and I've been...
    ... through it. i am now almost three months into accutane , and hopefully that will help to curb it the next ... pregnancy, but this time we're planning it out, with the accutane treatment, and building in a six month detox period ... thought six sounded pretty reasonable. also, accutane was introduced in the 80's, plenty of time for long ... a single thing, as long as the mother didn't take accutane while she was pregnant. this drug is truly a...
    ... and repeat the process! I really dont want to take accutane , however bad acne is its better than being crippled...
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  57. All accutane users plz help
    ... using harsh cleansers? Also did you pick? While on accutane its harder for your skin to heal itself (from what...
    ... cream) to my face after i wash it, to counter the accutane drying effect. In the morning i just wash my face...
    ... ... but the dermatologist told me that was due to accutane and the sensitivity of my skin. if it is bothering...
    ... hm, so the derm told u redness was because of accutane ...that is good news (that it is caused my the accutane...
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  58. What has a better sucess rate?
    ... evolution-x site says B5 is right between antibiotics and accutane antibiotics being lowest but I dunno if thats right...
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  59. how do you guys escape reality?
    ... sad though. Oh wait that was all stuff I did pre- accutane . Man accutane rules. My life is awesome now!...
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  60. any idea what this could be??
    ... Hello, I was on accutane about 4 years ago and had terrible, cystic acne prior ... to that, and after the accutane it basically went away, with the exception of an occasional ... kind on my cheeks. The acne I have always had before accutane was large, inflamed cysts. Now I have these tiny...
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  61. Started to cry...This just isnt fair.
    ... even more severe and worse. I was reading the Accutane journals and just started to cry. I know it sounds...
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  62. HELP, please, pimple on my nose :(
    ... you. I have had it done a couple of times during my accutane checkups. From 24hrs of when I got the shot the cyst...
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  63. Acne Cysts On Back/Chest/Shoulders
    ... it seemed to work. However, I eventually went on Accutane several times before mine got under control. Mine...
    ... After each round of Accutane , it got more and more clear. But Accutane never COMPLETELY ... less and less severe. Since the last time I took Accutane (2000), my acne has been more persistent and stubborn ... it is/was definitely better than before I went on Accutane . I had REALLY bad body acne. I mean B-A-D!!!!! ... I had about a 4 year spread there after I got off Accutane where I still dealt with body acne. Just the stubborn...
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  64. How does your acne affect you in life?
    ... Have you guys tried Accutane yet? I felt the same way you guys do and my acne ... sell stuff without a prescription, which is how I got Accutane . It's risky, but I make sure I work out and eat healthy ... helps to excerise additionally. The results from Accutane are far better than I ever imagined. I never thought ... and I think you should really try to get a hold of Accutane , just have to be careful. Good luck guys. Saxlover ... just read your post. I also have pictures while on Accutane (I'm almost in my 4th month) but none before... Actually ... my face was (I deleted all of them once I started Accutane ). [ please carefully review the posting rules - do...
    ... your before and after photos, I've seen some amazing accutane transformations but it's always great to see others ... . I'm on my 47th day or so of accutane and honestly I don't see much difference. I just...
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  65. Just when you think it's gone...
    ... what I'm going to be prescribed, but I won't go on accutane . I've pretty much run out of topical options, so...
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  66. Is this normal?
    ... to be breaking out A LOT after almost 2 months on Accutane ? I feel like the only improvement is less oil on my ... really don't want to irritate my face while I'm on Accutane . Thanks!...
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  67. Accutane questions...can someone please help?
    ... Most people experience results with Accutane , but it is a drug that you have to be cautious with ... other oral and topical antibiotics before prescribing Accutane . Have you tried any other treatments? Are you ... female or male? Females have to sign a waiver to take Accutane , and are expected to take birth control. Side ... seizures, nausea, pain, and hearing loss. Since Accutane is available in a generic, most insurance companies...
    ... try them again? But when you take pills other than Accutane , such as Minocylcin or Backtrim, will they clear your ... acne like Accutane usually does?? Or do you have to take them the rest...
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  68. Bread cause pimples?
    ... less potent), 3-alpha diol G is the product of DHT ( Accutane inhibits this also), Androstendione, and Free Testosterone ... retinoids that some of you may have used, like RetinA & Accutane , inhibit it's formation. That study above describes...
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  69. Do Antibiotics make your skin...(read on)
    ... messed up my face. In March 2003 I started taking Accutane and I was on it for about 4 months then he took me ... because he said I need to take a birth control while on accutane . I am still taking Diane35 right now and I never stopped ... taking it. My face has been clear since I came of accutane , But I still break out in like one pimple a month ... face stay clear until now and since I stopped taking accutane was Diane 35 because Im still on it, But Im not sure ... If it was the Accutane or the Diane35 because I started taking them around...
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  70. What would be the cause for this...
    ... control of my acne. Retin A worked alright for me, and Accutane by faaaaar worked better than anything I've ever taken...
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  71. Endocrinologist prescibed Avodart and Accutane
    ... get prescribed this than a female because as with accutane , they don't want us to get preganant, and in this ... actually gave them a form of acne. Yet, you will be on accutane so you may not get any new acne because of that. ... If I was an endocrinologist, knowing that accutane isn't usually permanent, wich in your case seems to ... me something, why are you going on a 3rd course of accutane ? How long did the 1st 2 courses last for you? Did ... ever clear you 100%? I ask this because people that accutane doesn't clear, and these people have goine on up to ... underlying hormonal disorder. There are studies with accutane and males that have also further supported this by ... levels and found that the males that didn't "take" to accutane had (possibly insulin resistance or hypothyroid ...
    ... OK, to further expound on what I'm saying about accutane , it is a growth inihbitor (hence it's uses as a cancer ... permanent, they cease once treatment ceases, so if accutane truely works for people (and they just didn't grow ... underlined & bolded are examples of hormonal disorders that accutane doesn't have any effect on. Women & Men can both ... in-hand (SHBG binds FA). I personally never took accutane (afraid of side effects) but I see that I probably ... people that have hormonal disorders did find that accutane helped reduce/eliminate a type of acne for them, so ... treat your hormnal disoder....you wouldn't need the accutane ;-) Ann Dermatol Venereol. 1999 Jan;126(1):17...
    ... him it didn't help. I have taken two courses of Accutane (both full, four moth courses). One six years ago ... began to come back, but not as strong as before the Accutane . The large cystic-type acne I used to get before the ... Accutane on my face (forehead) and back never returned. But ... the worst). Then in the spring of 2003 I took Accutane again, but at a higher dosage. I weigh around 180 ... He said he has has good results w/ a full course of Accutane followed by a low maintenance dose of around 10mg ... or so (whatever would be right for me). He said the Accutane , especially me because I'm male, will have less side ... would have prescribed Spiro, but he recommended the Accutane , so I decided to try that route. I don't know...
    ... last abstract I posted, it mentions that males that accutane didn't work for had either an adrenal dysfunction...
    ... m a 36yo male and I just started my 4th course of Accutane (the first two times I was on a low dose, the third...
    ... m a 36yo male and I just started my 4th course of Accutane (the first two times I was on a low dose, the third ... instead of actually thinking that another course of accutane is going to help you. Have you ever had your blood...
    ... popular ones used orally for the treatment of acne are Accutane (see previous posts), Spironolactone (androgen receptor...
    ... instead of actually thinking that another course of accutane is going to help you. Have you ever had your blood...
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  72. Help with cysts????
    ... didn't expect one to make a home on my face for 10. Accutane has prevented more from coming up so it's been a lifesaver...
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  73. My lips are still dry, but should I wear chapstick????
    ... to have on. It's been 5 months since I've been off accutane and I now have to put it on 2-3 times a day. When ... I was on accutane , I had to put it on like every 30 minutes. Anyways...
    ... to have on. It's been 5 months since I've been off accutane and I now have to put it on 2-3 times a day. When ... I was on accutane , I had to put it on like every 30 minutes. Anyways...
    ... will be hard. You also have to realize though, accutane is probably still in my system, even after 5 months...
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  74. accutane and alcohol
    ... can u drink alcohol on accuatane? does drinkin on accutane increase the chance of liver damage? respond quickly...
    ... look people i warn you - do not drink on accutane i decided to get lashed twice when one of my best ... like i had never even taken my fist months worth of accutane , it seriously stops it working, so i urge u, dont...
    ... it was drinking that caused you to breakout again? Accutane is for people who have severe reocurring problems ... maybe that is just the way your skin is? I've been on Accutane almost 3 full months and I drink on occassion and ... before or skip it entirely, and definitely won't take Accutane at all the day I will be drinking or the day after...
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  75. Last Accutane Pill
    ... Desertgirl, Congrats on finishing accutane . Like you, I worried about breaking out after treatment ... really strange since I never broke out there before accutane ) but I think it has something to do with the fact ... and I think contributed a lot to my breaking out pre- accutane . I use hardly any make up now and I love it. I hope...
    ... like crazy. I'm so grateful to have gone through Accutane during the time when I mostly wear long sleeves. ... made comments that listed the reasons not to take Accutane , but it's the best decision I ever made. I just wish...
    ... congrats!! I am so glad that you have found success with accutane (at least so far, and hopefully forever). I definitely ... hope you continue to post like boston girl about post accutane results as I especially would love to hear from you ... like the same type of acne). BTW, I finally started accutane on the 16th of december at 20mgs and am getting bumped ... moisturize? and did you use anything for red marks while on accutane ?) What was your finishing dose and what was the highest ... dosage you were put on? YOu were on accutane for 5 months right? I look forward to hearing...
    ... made comments that listed the reasons not to take Accutane , but it's the best decision I ever made. I just wish ... keep us posted on your progress! I've been off accutane since September 1. So far so good, but I keep crossing ... stuck with me when people went on and on about how bad accutane is. It may be bad, good, or anything in between but...
    ... has gone since I stop oratane, which is generic to accutane . Now I have some patches on my back.That's hard to ... reach. Is your dermatitis a result from accutane or you had them prior. My legs sufferred from ezcema...
    ... Just have a quick second to update: day five off accutane and I have some good news. First, no pimples! Yeah ... was pretty bad too. I didn't get many when I was on accutane , so I'm wondering if this was related or just a fluke...
    ... one day (like four months from now, when i get off accutane ) I can experience the same thing as you....
    ... fantastic year. CollegeBoy - You get those dry skin on accutane or you had them before prior? Accutane is one powerful...
    ... develop these dry patches until after I started on Accutane . Before that if I got a mild dry spot after taking ... onsidering I have NO acne anywhere. The reason I went to Accutane is because it shrinks the sebaceous glands in the ... fair and no antibiotics seemed to work so I went to Accutane . I mostly just had it on my face, but occasionally ... and even sometimes I'd get one or two on my arms. Accutane is working so incredibly well, better than I ever...
    ... nosebleed this morning though. Ever since going off accutane , my nose has been pretty dry. Doesn't help that it...
    ... day and even worse if expose to sunlight. I took accutane for the oil mainly and breakouts accompany by oily...
    ... be used to prevent excess oil production other than Accutane ? I was using benzoyl peroxide but it would only help ... like synthetic Vitamin A!!). It didn't help, but Accutane is working very well. I can't wait to get off this ... didn't process the alcohol like I did before I got on Accutane . It's difficult to explain, but I just feel like ... of you guys have any problems with alcohol while on Accutane ?...
    ... nosebleed was a fluke. I had one nosebleed while on accutane and one nosebleed when off it. I've just been using...
    ... uncover. Our liver is our biggest organ and definitely accutane and alcohol effect them directly. The thing about ... accutane is that my oil stayed away while I was on it for roughly...
    ... Well, it's been two weeks since I stopped taking accutane and things are going well. I got really sick after ... because I never broke out on my lower back before accutane . I'm not sure what it's caused from, and I'm hoping...
    ... Soulman - how long were you on Accutane and at what dosage(s)? Desertgirl - how bad was ... your acne before starting Accutane ? I think the pimples on your lower back could be ... scratch marks I mean). I am not afraid to come off Accutane though, but my acne was oil related so it makes me ... had, but nothing else worked for me so I went with Accutane . I am hoping to get 1-2 years or more of clear skin...
    ... sure what I should use to wash my face after i am off Accutane .... or better yet, what not to use. Suggestions?...
    ... just like yours probably. I was supposed to be on accutane for 4 months. I end up on them for about 1 month and...
    ... I was really itchy too the first 1-3 weeks taking Accutane ... it was difficult to tolerate, I remember thinking ... course I'd go back to trying everything first before Accutane , if I ever do come to that point... ::fingers crossed...
    ... collegeboy... i'm thinking to start accutane again... i was on it for 5 months at 40mg.. only my ... m a good candidate to return for a second round of accutane so to speak. what do you think? having been on it...
    ... moderate range too often for my tastes. I only took Accutane after doing months and months and months of research ... ... not just on Accutane either, but on all sorts of stuff. My skin as always ... can't exactly take birth control I decided to take Accutane . I hate to recommend Accutane (people seem to ... hair is getting thicker too. I'm hoping by taking Accutane I will buy myself enough time so that my facial hair ... right but I am hoping I am. The highest dosage of Accutane I have or will take is 80mg/day and only for a short ... my body not theirs... :) It's all up to you but Accutane is pretty serious. My course is 40-60-80-60-40 for ... works best for you. So anyway, once you get off Accutane do you go back to the scrubs and stuff? Or do you ... salicylic acid) about a month ago (while at 80mg/day Accutane ) and it turned my face BRIGHT red like this :o and ... also noticed my skin is pretty pale now that I am on Accutane . Granted it is the winter now, but I am not usually...
    ... stupid blood test..... just kidding! I am not taking Accutane under any physician supervision, henceforth, no blood...
    ... under a dermatologist. I was privileged to get my Accutane under a system where they are very much affordable...
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