A 52-year-old member asked:
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i have heard a lot about accutane and am thinking about visiting my dermatologist and was wondering if there was another drug he might prescribe?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Accutane & others: Using Accutane is usually a last resort option for most people due to the side effects and expense. Most people will have attempted treatment with oral antibiotics and topical medications first.
Answered on Aug 17, 2014

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Not if given & dosed: Properly! Should not worry, although it can rarely occur!
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Dr. Mary Efremov
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Don't: Nobody needs to drink alcohol. Period.Your treatment for the acne is not worth compromising for a drink or two.

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