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Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Yes accurate does really work it is very toxic and so you must be monitored closely. You must complete the course of treatment
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victoria Cirillo-Hyland
37 years experience Dermatology
Depends: If you have been using topical retinoids, like Retin-A or differin, (adapalene) the initial break out may not be significant. Your dermatologist can ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victoria Cirillo-Hyland
37 years experience Dermatology
4-8 weeks: Most patients show improvement within 12 weeks on isotretinoin. There are always a few patients who require longer to show improvement.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
47 years experience Dermatology
Accutane: It can be. It depends on the dose you were given and the length of therapy. About 50% of people are cured with one course of Accutane at 1 mg per kg ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Common.: It is not unusual to get new breakouts after treatment with accutane. Statistically, one third of such patients need another course of Accutane later ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Acne Therapy: Yes it is possible that after 4 weeks of Accutane you will not have anymore breakouts. However, it is not likely that you will not have more breakouts ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Accutane : It can. Over time the acne starts to clear. Stay on the medicine for he prescribed amount of time. You will start to see results
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Accutane: the duration of the initial break out is a variable experience. But sticking with the treatment program is recommended.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
51 years experience Dermatology
Accutane dosing: A reduced initial dose of Accutane may reduce the flare that sometimes occurs with Accutane. However, you need a certain total dose of the drug per c ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Cystic and can return. Acuteness is the final resort to to. Yes you still can get outbreaks. Hopefully not so severe

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