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Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience in Endocrinology
If acne recurs, Rx: Effect on acne helps with Accutane. If recurs, ant-androgens help the acne.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
You have to finish t: You have to take the full course of Accutane which is minimum of 16 to 20 weeks.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
Accutane: Follow the instructions carefully.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravinder Nagpaul
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Probaly yes: Brufen is ok to take with accutane avoid vit a containg meds doxycycline and antibiotics should not be mix with accutane. Check with your md before ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Benefits: Acne is a very serious personal and professional liability. This is the best medicine for the severe form, and often the only one that works. It's not ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stacey Lin
20 years experience in Family Medicine
Spf 30: Hi good morning, it is recommended that you use an spf over 30 everyday particularly when you are on medication that will make you sun sensitive. ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
It varies: It varies but it takes on average 2to3 months to see appreciable improvement which may come slowly.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience in Dermatology
One month after: It's safe to become pregnant 30 or more days after stopping Accutane (isotretinoin).
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Christakis
35 years experience in Pediatrics
There are a few.: Side effects can include inflamed lips and eyes, dry mouth and nose, itching, nosebleeds, rash, joint or muscle pain, and blood test abnormalities. Yo ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Novick
42 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
It varies but: Some people see redness and/or itching-burning on the fce within 5-7 days of using it. If any skin irritation develops stop using it and contact your ... Read More
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