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Gluten intolerance and accutane

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Sure: it this has led to nutritional (including certain vitamins) deficiency.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Intolerance or more?: Gluten intolerance (about 10% of people) may cause bloating, diarrhea, nonspecific complaints. Celiac disease, among its many manifestations may resul... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolph Johnstone
35 years experience
Gluten: Most times you would have gastrointestinal sxs could also manifest as a skin rash.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Not usually: Not usually, but check with a gastroenterologist for his opinion.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: More and more people have gluten intolerance these days so it is very possible. Dr davis wrote a great book called wheat belly that may give you the i... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Serota
Dermatology 14 years experience
Gluten trend: Celiac disease has always existed in which people need to avoid gluten. Overall this is a small percentage of the population. Recently gluten has bec... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Testing for gluten intolerance, the cause of celiac disease, is usually first done by blood testing for anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (ttga)... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Not primarily but: Gluten intolerance may trigger depression if you are vulnerable to it. Address the gluten problem, of course, but seek assistance for the depression a... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: Yes, but may not show symptoms for years. While milk fed, will not seee any symptoms until those foods are introduced.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Blood test: The most concise way to make the diagnosis is a small bowel endoscopy with biopsies taken to examine the histology under the microscope. Tissue transg... Read More