A 34-year-old member asked:
if i stop accutane early will my acne come back eventually?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pathology 44 years experience
It will anyway: Accutane / Isotretinoin keeps acne at bay for months or years after you stop. Unless it self-cures (and it eventually will), it will return and you can hit it with the big guns again.
4635 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 4, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$15 per month
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.