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  1. Best Acne product
    ... fool I stopped taking it. what about you guys? Accutane was the best product i have ever used. But, my acne...
    ... that the only drug that really works completely is accutane . my acne is very genetic, so nothing topical seems ... to help much at all. accutane kept my skin really clear for about 4 years, and now ... a prescripton. my little brother had success with accutane too. we never noticed any side effects. although i...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  2. Accutane Users **
    ... I went on Accutane about 5 or so years ago and I LOVED it! It really...
    ... I'm going into my 6th month on accutane and am extremely happy as well!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  3. Accutane + Hypertrophic Scars
    ... I was on accutane and got keloids all over my upper back- I had never ... scarred in this way before accutane , and am convinced that taking it caused the keloids ... . Anyway, I don't regret taking accutane , since I would have had scars on my face if I hadn...
    ... BEWARE of accutane ! Though I don't even think it's in the market anymore...
    ... BEWARE of accutane ! Though I don't even think it's in the market anymore...
    ... odDamnNevermind", I've heard a lot of the side effects that Accutane can cause (including increase scarring), but I don ... would actually cause raised scars. It is true that Accutane does slow down your healing process while you’re ... proven. First off, people who commit suicide while on Accutane is very slim, and most people (like myself) do not ... say. Also, if you have bad acne and need to go on Accutane there is a good chance your going to be depressed ... better change to commit suicide. I’m not saying that Accutane can’t mess with your head, its just that you brought ... out a rare side effect of Accutane and made it sound common....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  4. Clindamycin Phosphate, why do dermatologists recommend it. Its horrible.
    ... for my derm then i go see my demr and he tells me accutane . That doctor i swear he screwed my face with that ... went striaght ot my derm and i shouldht have took the accutane back in july not in nov it would have saved me some...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Clindamycin accutane

  5. Finally beautiful skin without oral medication
    ... Has anyone tried the Accutane topical? I took Accutane two courses, now after four months am breaking out ... want to break out, but I want that perfect skin that accutane gives me. I'm back to dry and patchy here, incredibly ... cave? Hi jellidog, I haven't tried topical Accutane . Is there another name for that? Do you mean topical ... cream that contains Vitamin A (since that's what Accutane really is, Vitamin A)? If you are breaking out ... after only 4 months, I think Accutane is not a permanent solution for you. Some people ... 2nd course, I believe your skin does not respond to Accutane as well as those lucky people. I think that is the ... good derm, for chance of permanent damage caused by Accutane is more likely if used 3 times or more (according ... know exactly what you mean by 'that perfect skin' Accutane gives you. I too, took advantage of that. Unbelievably ... is just as good, if not better than when I was on Accutane . When I was on Accutane, I had no acne. Now, I have ... AND I have a very nice glow that I didn't have from Accutane ....
    ... with red/dark spots? As for me i took my first accutane pill today this is my second course i took one back ... cystic and pimples that leave dark spots. Im on accutane but im am scared of the sides i would rather not use ... werent im sick of trial and error at least i knwo with accutane ill be clear at the end of the treatment. I also...
    ... Also what scared you away from accutane , why sides did you read about that can catch up to...
    ... have cystic acne, but I always controlled it with Accutane before it became severe (except for the first 2 times ... Every time when my acne came back after stopping accutane for a while, I would first get lots of whiteheads...
    ... Also what scared you away from accutane , why sides did you read about that can catch up to ... future is greatly increased after the 3rd course of Accutane . So, I did some research on the Internet and found ... and bone problems might occur with multiple uses of accutane ....
    ... future is greatly increased after the 3rd course of Accutane . So, I did some research on the Internet and found ... and bone problems might occur with multiple uses of accutane . Hey whats up again thanks for the quick reply ... effects have you found to happen years later with accutane , I never knew it could cause permanet joint and muscle ... it with no results? Im really paranoid that the accutane may cause some side effect later on in life, i dont ... this. My main problem is the dark spots im taking accutane in hopes that it will stop any more pimples and if ... do appear there wont be any dark spots left. Did accutane prevent dark spots for you? Thanks again...
    ... effects have you found to happen years later with accutane , I never knew it could cause permanet joint and muscle ... Cure that many people find is helping them. Did accutane prevent dark spots for you? Accutane prevented ... acne formation. Since dark spots resulted from acne, accutane indirectly prevented dark spots. Thanks again ...
    ... Ok another quick question when you were done with accutane and you got pimples did htey leave dark spots? ... I though the accutane prevented the pimples from having dark spots i guess...
    ... Ok another quick question when you were done with accutane and you got pimples did htey leave dark spots? ...
    ... talked to you in a while. i'm almost done with my accutane course. I am 95% acne free... with only a few pimples ... estimonials about it about people who used it in their post- accutane period and it worked....
    ... talked to you in a while. i'm almost done with my accutane course. I am 95% acne free... with only a few pimples ... estimonials about it about people who used it in their post- accutane period and it worked. Me too....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl accutane

  6. Accutane Statistics
    ... years later. I'm suffering from VISION LOSS due to accutane . Accutane makes vision fluctuations due to DRYNESS ... gland. I've started wearing glasses together with the accutane . Accutane is the reason for me to wear glasses and...
    ... about the vision problem... I just finished my accutane treatment 4 days ago and though I know it takes a...
    ... Are there any accurate statistics regarding Accutane 's long-term or permanent side-effects that correspond ... difference between taking low and high dosages of Accutane regarding side-effects as the side-effects mentioned...
    ... Well yeah taking accutane to get rid of of oil is the dumbest things i've heard ... . If you had good skin, why would you take accutane knowing its dangerous? Thats just dumb. Im using ... accutane , im on my 5th or 6th month. Im not one of the super...
    ... oh my god accutane Aveneger i can't believe you are still on here avenging ... accutane , I stopped by. haven't been here in 6 mo. I have ... been off accutane since december 2003 I have no acne!!!! I find...
    ... away with it because not many people will make the Accutane correlation so many years down the line. Forgive ... just our skin it is necessary. I want to research Accutane as much as possible. Unfortunately, as you have said ... wouldn't be too hard just to write one post saying " Accutane cured me". That is what I find so strange. Is there ... probability of developing these long-term side-effects of Accutane to the real world to get a better idea of it. For...
    ... negative ugly people telling me weird things. ACCUTANE CURES, DO IT, AND GO ON WITH YOUR LIFE! I am sorry...
    ... negative ugly people telling me weird things. ACCUTANE CURES, DO IT, AND GO ON WITH YOUR LIFE! I am sorry ... i try to spread the news. I agree with you. Accutane is great! It has "cured" me in just a matter of two ... life the way you'd like to live it, then I recommend Accutane . Be smart about it; get your blood tests; go to a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  7. Isotrex
    ... pretty dry though which can be expected. The reason accutane works so well is because it treats from the inside...
    ... am sure the version i used was a mixture of topical accutane and erythromycin,unfortunatley it dried my skin out...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A Tretinoin accutane tazorac Erythromycin

  8. EMBARRASSED
    ... -The times I randomly got nosebleeds while on Accutane (btw, I cured that by using Aquaphor) -I was with...
    ... depressing, but I got my blood work done today for accutane and I'm getting the prescription on Thursday when...
    ... I remember in high school when I was taking Accutane my face broke out SO badly that I was always embarrassed...
    ... proms were always ruined). When i finally started accutane , i was a couple days into it and was kind of happy ... into my life slowly, and i'll probably have to go on accutane again eventually, but my body acne has still not returned...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  9. First Day on Accutane
    ... the drug. Let me tell you about my experiences from Accutane , when I took it the first time about 3 years ago, ... common and it always disappears a week or two post Accutane ). My second treatment is a different story as you ... much worse from my first condition when I first used Accutane , and sometimes I think it is the Accutane that did ... too. Be patient. Lyndsey: I am not done with Accutane yet. My derma planned 5 months on Accutane and I ... triglycerides remain high (345), I will have to stop taking Accutane . Update: No new break outs. The last four cysts...
    ... worried about it. She said she would have me stop Accutane it it reaches to 350 (my last one was 340). She suspects ... Maybe. Derm stated that she might prolong my Accutane treatment if I still breakout by the time I visit...
    ... I took accutane for 4 month, after one month of being off, I started...
    ... Hope I Have Some Important Info For You. I Went On Accutane In My Freshman Year Of High School, Although I Don ... Regimen. Like Birth Control Pills, If You Don't Take Accutane Correctly Your Results May Be Affected. Also, Staying ... Good For Scarring. My Dad Was Opposed To Me Taking Accutane Because Of The Side Effects, But I Have No Long Term...
    ... to wait a couple of months before retreating with Accutane . In my case, I waited three years. By that time, ... like money and health. How many times have you used Accutane ? And how bad is your acne? My acne was not as bad ... they are now prior to my first treatment. I think Accutane might have made it worst...I don't know anymore. ... essence of being disciplined and patient while on Accutane . Thanks for your concern. Update: OH NOOOOOOO ... cheek. Just what I need. Pretty soon my name will be Accutane ....
    ... still remember my dermatologist convincing me to go on Accutane immediately to avoid further scarring; well, I got ... scarring anyhow. I broke out so bad and so long while on Accutane that I practically look like someone with Rosacea...
    ... just finished up 5 1/2 months of my 1st course of accutane 12/30/03. I will be 26 on thursday. I am sorry your ... Happy New Year!! :) ps since i started taking accutane my knees hurt when I squat down (may have been the ... really worn them) so i can blame these problems on accutane but it MAY NOT be the reason for them. I highly ... recommend taking accutane , I have been struggling for 11 years! oh proactiv...
    ... The only thing I really dislike about taking Accutane (the second time around) is that I had so much scarring ... It is not a pretty sight. The first time I took Accutane , I did not have this problem since I only had moderate ... but persistent acne. A year or two post first Accutane treatment, I broke out so bad (with cystic acne all ... over my face) and with Accutane , scars are almost a guarantee since it made my skin ... everything and anything. Two months post second Accutane treatment and I am glad that the cysts are gone. ...
    ... of you who followed up my posts, I started taking Accutane (second round of treatment) on June and ended by Dec ... through the whole acne journey once more...No more Accutane for me I know. If it did not work for me the first ... this Dec. bec. he wanted to wait at least a year post Accutane before treating me with laser. I suppose that's not...
    ... old self, I did FOUR courses of our little friend accutane . The first 3 in high school, the fourth 10 years later...
    ... a rough breakout. Was it the same when you were on Accutane the first time? My first month also was really rough...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Yasmin Bactrim

  10. Lupus
    ... accutane DOES make LOPUS. If you have used accutane and as a consequences developed the LOPUS you can ... sue. Check with the accutane lawyer. Thank you....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  11. Thinkin about accutane
    ... stories like this that prevented me from going on accutane for the longest time. But I don't regret that I finally...
    ... stories like this that prevented me from going on accutane for the longest time. But I don't regret that I finally ... written it. Part of me wishes we didn't have to go to accutane but she needs to get the crap off her face. Our...
    ... this medication damage vision the conclusion is: " accutane does vision fluctuations and therefore the need to ... wear glasses", second: " accutane does dry eyes and can attack years after the person ... period. Note again, I never needed glasses before accutane . NEVER. Dry eyes make vision fluctuations because ... know a lot of people that need GLASSES because of accutane . Accutane permanently damaged my PERFECT VISION...
    ... anyone or discount their own personal experience using accutane . I'm just here to let people know that not all accutane ... stories. A lot of people who have successfully used accutane with no horrible or debilitating side effects are ... derm about it or read up on it. With a drug such as accutane , it's not a good idea to go in there, get it prescribed ... you believe is right for her, whether that's spiro, accutane , or something else....
    ... I took accutane twice, the first time with absolutly no side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  12. Has anyone used Zenmen , Acne Ease or Clare Le'Dor Natural Acne Treatment?
    ... concerned that people might be getting pushed into using accutane , which in my experiance isn't worth the side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  13. NEUTROGENA HEALTHY SKIN LOTION!!! TRY IT FOR RED SPOTS!!
    ... does anyone know if someone using accutane could use this...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  14. Accutane & Tanning Salons
    ... outside one day 6 months after i had stopped a bout of accutane and i ended up with some nasty redness and peeling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  15. Well, made it through another day without spiro....
    ... me it seems this will never end. I've been off the accutane .....my OWN decision.....for 5 months. I just got ... do. I'm not quite as dry now after being off the accutane for so long. but now that the oil is returning, I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  16. Hirsutism/acne/oily skin/excess hair
    ... tried everything and nothing ever worked until I took accutane when I was 20. I took it for 4 months and my face ... for the acne, of course the first thing she said is accutane . I told her I already tried it and it didnt last...
    ... prescribe that for acne!? sent me to the derm and i start accutane tomorrow......
    ... prescribe that for acne!? sent me to the derm and i start accutane tomorrow... Get a NEW doctor. The fact that you...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  17. microdermabrasion?
    ... I have about 17 more days on my accutane treatment, and up to this point it has been a miracle ... microdermabrasion done (which I had 3 times before going on accutane ). Does anybody know if having microderm done during ... or shortly after my accutane treatment will damage my skin even more? Or if it...
    ... about chemical peels or microdermabrasion after accutane until at least 6 months, but I'd wait a year. Your...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  18. Any LOW DOSE Accutane Users? Ceven?
    ... read below, you'll see that I did a full course of accutane . Had 4 months of great skin. Then it returned. So ... I looked in my drawer and found some left over accutane . I plan on going back on my low dose program. 40 mg...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  19. Minocycline: WARNING
    ... the side effects here seem worse to me then accutane at least after accutane you might get the possibility...
    ... I went off, it's like it got worse. So now I'm on accutane and even though there are also numerous side effects...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  20. How has acne changed your personality?
    ... then i went to the dermotoligist and he put me on accutane on day 6 at the moment so ill see how this treatment...
    ... that when i was 23 i went to the derm and got put on accutane .It worked great for a few yrs,i thought id beat it ... back in my early 30s.Im no longer a candidate for accutane because it raised my cholesterol sky high.Im 48 i...
    ... see the change in my appearance for sure. Day 17 on accutane . Can't wait to see some results and get my life back...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  21. oil, oil, oil!!!
    ... mask to soak up some of the extra oil. Can taking Accutane help with the excess oil?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  22. stopped accutane 3 wks ago...already getting rebound zits....
    ... control again, try a once a week maintenance dose of accutane ....low dose of course. This should help, and maybe ... try the topical tazorac.....(which is similar to accutane )....Apply for a few minutes BEFORE washing face. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane tazorac

  23. Olay Daily Facials
    ... has tried Olay Daily Facials... I am currently on accutane and just started using them. do you think this was...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  24. SPIRO DOSAGE! PLEASE HELLLPPPPP!!!!
    ... The derm said that if it doesnt stop I should try accutane at a low dose. Has anyone had the experience that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  25. Giving in, going to doctor; thoughts?
    ... Should I push for another antibiotic, or just ask for Accutane ? I have had enough, I am willing to try anything...
    ... maybe gradually.... Tazorac is the topical form of accutane . If you leave it on overnight, it will burn the skin...
    ... I might try a few more things first before Accutane ; usually doctors want you to try all their stuff first...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzamycin Doxycycline accutane Differin Yasmin tazorac

  26. ACCUTANE FRUSTRATION
    ... flaky skin and incredibly dry lips. as we all know, accutane seems to affect each person differently, but not any...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  27. Bama37 this one's for YOU!
    ... posts that said you were beginning month 4 of your accutane treatment... well anyway I was just wondering how ... first of all what kind of acne did you have before the accutane started, how clear is your skin now and what condition ... its in, whats your dosage, and how long is your accutane course going for? thank you so much! the only reason...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  28. Please help, really depressed
    ... because I thought I would never get permission to get accutane and now that Im on it I have to worry about this garbage ... is there anything I can do for acne scars while on Accutane ? What about after? Does accutane help to reduce scars...
    ... right now i am really thinking hard about going on to accutane , how is it for you?...
    ... As far as the scarring goes, while you are still on accutane you might try rubbing vitamin E oil on the scars and ... the scarring by about 50 percent. After you get off accutane you might want to try microdermabrasion, or collegen...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  29. HELP! retin a users,plz help me.
    ... while. Its really good. But only if u have mild acne. Accutane probably works ALOT better....starting it today. didnt...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Retin-A accutane

  30. Summer!
    ... acne up for good.. the closest thing i came to was accutane and for me unfortunatly that wasnt even a permanent...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  31. My first time here...and I need help!
    ... or SmoothBeam...I think they're called?) I was on Accutane for 9 months, TWICE! I've been on every antibiotic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  32. Anyone totally clear from topical prescriptions?
    ... I'm about to go on accutane but I'm starting to have second thoughts.....I've ... better", but I also don't want an initial breakout on accutane . ...
    ... oral version of the medication. It's pretty much accutane but without the harsh side effects....I can tell you...
    ... mild, it's damned persistent, and I've decided that Accutane is the way to go (I hope my derm agrees). I've never...
    ... So if you are having second thoughts abut using Accutane , you are using your head. Accutane is very effective ... know if they do work for you! Know that going into Accutane is for a long long time. If you cannot stand a week ... on topicals, how will you survive the months on Accutane , and the montly monitoring that is involved with it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzamycin Differin Retin-A accutane tazorac

  33. help..plzzz!
    ... you are scared that it may have an inital brakout on accutane it may be worth waiting two weeks before you start...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  34. Breaking out on Diane 35
    ... the LONG RUN..and I have tried EVERYTHING, including Accutane twice. I am totally, totally clear, now...I get a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  35. ANY OF YOU HAVING NEW PIMPLES ON THE FACE EVERYDAY???
    ... I am rounding the corner, but I might be going to Accutane soon, if not....
    ... of acne" coz your 27 now.... i think its time for accutane .... i am now 25 and clear coz of it.... ------- ... ----------- March.02 - July 2002:- 40mg Accutane 13 Dec 02 - Current :- Started 10mg Accutane per...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Differin accutane

  36. accutane without perscription
    ... I highly advise against doing this. Accutane can be a very dangerous drug, you need to be tested...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  37. Im going crazy!
    ... Go on Accutane dude. Don't be afraid of it. It's your friend! ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  38. Decided to take the plunge
    ... and start Accutane next week. My acne is only mild-moderate but my derm ... is very pro- accutane and suggests that I should do it before I start getting ... fact, most of them probably had no idea how powerful Accutane was....one of them only took it for moderate back...
    ... tired of getting no results, I think it's time to go Accutane too. My self confidence is in the toilet right now...
    ... have ever had a patient who had a horror story on accutane and they all perscribe it every day without any hesitation ... with a pharmacist and all of his kids have been on accutane and one of my derm's daughter was on accutane. Do ... was harmful? I think not. IMO there's way too much Accutane fear going around and as long as you go to your dermatologi ... knowing that over 500,000 patients are prescribed Accutane annually....believe me, it helps. Suddenly this ...
    ... Good luck with the accutane Scooter. I am taking it now and it's working so well...
    ... female scooter? it seems derms more readily prescribe accutane to guys so i was just wondering! starting junior...
    ... I wish I had decided to go on Accutane when my acne started getting really bad a few years ... appointment with my derm. on Thursday and I'm demanding Accutane . I've learned so much about it in the past year that ... few years would have been different if I'd gone on Accutane and gotten clear. Would "I" be different? Am I a better...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  39. OhMyFace brought up a good point
    ... so I stopped doing a lot of things.. now that im on accutane im starting to do those things again and saying to ... myself "im on accutane , i shouldnt break out".. anyone else agree that thinking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  40. Lasers for acne?
    ... work on the sebaceous glands in the same way that Accutane does. Did your doctor say if the effects of the Smoothbeam...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  41. accutane regimen
    ... derm, to prevent any skin infections like staph, as accutane makes you more prone to these. sometimes i don't...
    ... I am at the beginning of week 3 of Accutane as well. I'm on 20mg, which I think the dose will...
    ... came across some old 1998 meeting notes from fda on accutane and correlation to depression and the labeling and...
    ... I was on Accutane and this is what my derm told me to do, and what I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cleocin accutane Apri

  42. yasmin=disappointment, what now?
    ... my acne ranges from no neto mild to moderate, i was accutane 2 years ago but since my acne came back i thought ... batrim is supposed to be a powerful last resort to accutane yet my skin doesnt seem to respond to it. i think ... longer or add spiro..i am already planning on doing an accutane treatment this summer but if my acne is hormonal i...
    ... have very persistant acne ! I also take 40 mg of accutane 3 times per week. I take it for lupus, but it NEVER ... what I was told the tazorac is the closest to the accutane . That's why I'm trying it. In addition to the acne ... lupus skin rashes so that I can eventually quit the accutane all together. sorry for the long post. My derm doesn...
    ... reason it is too drying for me, is because of the accutane , along with the dry skin from the lupus. The jojoba ... problem. But when you throw menopause, lupus and accutane all into the mix.....there you have it, dry skin ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bactrim Differin Yasmin accutane tazorac

  43. cysts
    ... success. Others use antibiotics and others still use Accutane . There are pluses and minuses to using all of these...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  44. Same Old Same Old
    ... rmatologists and tried every pill, every cream, everything. Accutane helped a lot; I only get a few with my cycle now....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  45. birth control and acctutane
    ... control, so I have been wondering if women that take accutane are seeing real results from the accutane or the birth...
    ... i know for a fact that my results are from the accutane , because i used ortho tri cyclen for 3 months,experienced ... no improvement, then started my accutane course....
    ... I totally understand your reasoning regarding the Accutane and birth control pill. I think for many of us, we ... have been on birth control prior to Accutane and didn't just start because birth control is a requiremen ... t to be on Accutane . I have been on Alesse for over three years and I ... You must use two forms of birth control to be on Accutane but I'm not so sure that many have started the pill ... just to take Accutane . Just my opinion.... ...
    ... I didn't take the pill while I was on Accutane ; it was the Accutane that helped me. I've found the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane Alesse

  46. wash face with just water!
    ... what is your skin type? my skin is dry because of accutane and i find the cold water isnt good for my skin and...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  47. good way?
    ... too, so I don't know a good way. Right now im on accutane , and thats working pretty good at getting rid of it...
    ... suggestions - anywhere from topical agents (on the skin) to accutane (a prescription for people with more severe acne)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  48. Tanning...Acne Clearing?!
    ... Im on accutane , but my body acne is pretty bad right now.. so im...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  49. dating and acne - how do you cope?
    ... or even like) me with cystic acne. After going on Accutane and getting some improvement, I finally met a guy...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  50. ZenMed
    ... 10g per day, to start. Its best thing desides accutane . except there no serious side effects. Check out the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  51. Accutane users poll
    ... Thanks you guys...I am seriously considering Accutane right now. I have been using Differin and antibiotics...
    ... Hiya. I did accutane way back when it was fairly new to the public, which ... back to the same ol' way it was before that. For me, accutane was only a temporary fix. ...
    ... 2 more weeks to improve and then I am moving on to Accutane . I called in sick to work today because it is so...
    ... 20's. By mid-30's, it got much worse so resorted to Accutane . Up until then, relied on Tetracycline. 5- did your ... In the last year it's been acting up again. [b}DID ACCUTANE WORK AS WELL TO CLEAR UP MY ACNE AS I HAD HOPED? Absolutely ... html"]Irreversible Skelatal Changes[/url] I took Accutane almost 20 years ago when it was very new and the long...
    ... like. 2. Age? I'm 27 now; it started around 14. Took Accutane around 19, maybe? I don't recall exactly. 3. How long ... Kind of an involved story. Anyway, some people say Accutane causes a host of horrible long-term problems. I don ... blepharitis. Some people say it's a long-term effect of Accutane , but of course, who knows in this case? Maybe I'd ... have it anyway. I don't regret taking Accutane , anyway....
    ... they no longer have a problem!! The vast majority of accutane users dont need a second course, as statistics prove...
    ... what is your age? I am 32 and on my second round of Accutane . I took a five month low dose course in early 1999 ... completely clear for one month before she takes me off of Accutane . 5- did your acne return? After my first round of ... Accutane , my acne returned in about a year. I got the occasional ... none other than dry lips. Whether or not to take Accutane is a choice we all have had to make and I, personally...
    ... Of those of you who have taken or are taking Accutane ... 1- what kind of acne did/do you have? Moderate...
    ... for a couple weeks so my skin still looks amazing - Accutane was the best thing I ever did for my skin - - I hope...
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  52. you guys tried DOING NOTHING?
    ... I havent washed my face in 3 months now.. Im on accutane and found it helped my skin so much when I didnt wash...
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  53. When Does Minocycline stop working?
    ... tazorac. Im trying to cut down and eventually stop the accutane . I realize they aren't in the same drug "family" ... weeks and I've already been able to cut down on the accutane by just 1 pill per week. I know it will take time ... so happy it this works. However, I don't take the accutane for acne, I use it primarily for lupus and the awful ... sure if this will work permanently. Ironically, the accutane keeps the lupus rashes under control, but only helps...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane tazorac minocycline

  54. Went to the dermatologist today
    ... actually he prescribed accutane , but you have to come in every month to get blood ... work done, since accutane highers your cholestrol level, and that would be WAY...
    ... Pizza, When you explained that accutane would be too demanding and expensive, how did he take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Benzoyl Clindamycin accutane

  55. Accutane re-lapses
    ... You bring up a good point about Accutane . The reason is that scientists do not know exactly ... how Accutane works to reduce acne. So why the body would produce...
    ... is because, obviously the skin dries out whilst on accutane , and the oil glands work overtime thereafter in order...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  56. Can I play Paintball while on accutane?
    ... GO PLAY!!!!. dont' let accutane slow you down and prevent you from having fun. if ... get cuts and bruises all the time now that i'm on accutane but you can't go around being overly careful and constantly...
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  57. NOTHING WORKS
    ... Theres always hope with Accutane .The longer you put it off the more wounds you may ... get.Just go on Accutane and get it over with.No, I haven't had to use Accutane ... but if it ever stops working I will definately go to Accutane .I have ENOUGH scars on my face.I don't think theres...
    ... I think maybe it's worth a try, before you go to Accutane . ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Spironolactone accutane tazorac

  58. reply for dsheldon3 only (accutane side effects)
    ... in place for long periods of time.Mine wasn't from Accutane though.My pain was so bad I could not remain in the...
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  59. antibiotics
    ... another antibiotic that is stronger but I don't want accutane because mine is not quite that bad. Anybody who knows ... of any ones that are stronger than minocin but not accutane . Thanks....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane minocycline

  60. NO VITAMINS
    ... Vitamin A or is derivative is the active ingredient in accutane . to take more vitamin A(on top of accutane), would ... worsen the side effects of accutane . that's a fact, it should say it in the information...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  61. Beware of Burt's Bees advetisement!!!
    ... the post about Burt's. I saw all the others about accutane and yasmin and all the other things out there. I just...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Yasmin accutane

  62. Spring Break
    ... my back up 100% last summer in a week.. but im on accutane now and im not sure I should use it....
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  63. First derm appointment this week. im nervous. dont know what to ask etc
    ... Just do not let him talk you into taking accutane because it has potentially horrible side effects and...
    ... some dermatologists are too anxious to put you on Accutane . Some people love it, but I have steered clear because...
    ... the final say as to what you agree to try. And if Accutane is something you already know you dont want,tell him...
    ... My dermatologist didn't thrust Accutane on me. I went through all the usual--every pill and ... heck with it," went in and said, "I'd like to get on Accutane ." It worked for me, although I still get zits with ... down the options. He should definitely lay down non- Accutane options first. When all else fails, then you get to ... that fork in the road: to Accutane or not to Accutane ?...
    ... NJ Guy, Although Accutane shouldn't be your first option in treatment, it certainly ... very little acne, but nothing got rid of it. I used Accutane and it was a lifesaver. I haven't had a pimple since ... blood tests, you'll be just fine. I would recomment Accutane 100%, especially if you have a lot of acne....
    ... guy, Don't let these other guys scare you away from Accutane if other stuff ends up not working. It is up to YOU...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Spironolactone accutane

  64. Time to blast this acne away. "New" regimen
    ... Well, im finishing up my 3rd month of accutane , and while ive seen good improvements, it could be ... my name says, im tired of this all. Im on 80 mg of accutane a day. Im going to continue just washing my face with...
    ... Tiredofthisall, didn't you start getting bacne after taking accutane ? Maybe its just a side effect of the accutane and...
    ... All the best! :) It sounds like accutane is working. You will find that after completing the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  65. Vitamins and such
    ... notice a break out on my forehead I dunno if its an accutane like thing where it is bringing out the blemishes...
    ... and that can be toxic. As for the comparisons to Accutane , it is a little different because Accutane is being ... Vitamin A and interestingly enough, when people begin Accutane they usually have an initial breakout. Be careful...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  66. little bumps all over face
    ... that finally surfaced and was eradicated when I took Accutane . It's so weird....
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  67. accutane and alcohol
    ... Moderation is key. I drank when I was on accutane , but only once or twice per week, usually only on...
    ... everything effects people in different ways. When I was on accutane I remember drinking one alcopop drink and I couldnt...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  68. accutane and side effects
    ... here, b/c so many people just say, "hey, just go on Accutane ." They act as if it's no big deal, when you really ... long-term side effects. I'm not bashing advocates of Accutane , I know it has worked wonders for many, but i'm just...
    ... this pain for year and half now, 11 months off of accutane . Did you take accutane too? How long did you have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  69. Perpetual Melancholy
    ... the pictures i saw were terrible) and i was put on accutane , and now its much much better.. please just go see...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  70. Scars indented
    ... treatment ar u using? (if any) I am six months post accutane and have some pitted scars, (not too deep) on my cheeks...
    ... Did u have indented scars b4 accutane or did accutane cause them? i am starting accutane on tuesday and ... am really worried that accutane will cause me to have indents, as i only have red...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  71. A stance against CYSTIC ACNE
    ... gotta be a natural cure for CYSTIC ACNE, I've tried Accutane 3 years ago and it did get rid of the bumps - but ... back, But do you know whats weird afte being off ACCUTANE for a year and living with my huge CYSTic ACNE - I...
    Medications also discussed in this post: accutane

  72. Acutane and moderate acne/Gym work out/risk out weigh benefits?
    ... 4-5 days per week and although I am achy from the accutane , it doesn't really affect my workout routine. If anything ... antibiotics but it's up to you and your derm if the accutane is worth the risks. In my case, it was. I'm on week...
    ... When I was on accutane I worked out on a regular basis, at least 3-4 times ... healthy body should be a priority. The hair loss with accutane isn't anything to worry about. In some very rare cases...
    ... Annie: what was your acne situation before you went on accutane ? Also how often do you have to go get your blood...
    ... have also and I am wanting to just go back and get accutane to be totally clear. Even if antibiotics work they...
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  73. Masturbation and acne
    ... severe cystic acne (amplified by a failed and cut-short Accutane course) is on its retreat. My face rarely breaks out...
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  74. Cystic Acne Spots
    ... believe there is another cure to CYSTIC acne other than ACCUTANE . If you have had a successful remedy for CYSTIC...
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  75. B5 is good ****
    ... experince the initial breakout, it was NOT as dramatic as accutane s initially break out. I'm happy now tho. I would recommend ... as this is the only think that worked well for me. Accutane obviously works too, but has horrible side effects...
    ... the derm who previously said he was a candidate for accutane a month before said his skin wasn't bad enough to ... go on accutane - we talking a month of B5 here. The first month you ... and i know its hard to have faith, but remember even accutane wont have your skin perfect in a month. Best of luck...
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