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when does accutane start to improve acne? also will it treat my tiny bump pinples aswell as cystic pimples?

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Acne: we can't respond if we don't know your age.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
2-3 months: Sometimes longer. Normal menstrual periods? Exact birth control? Dose of Accutane? Take with food? Will treat al types of acne lesions. Spironolactone is best long-term therapy for adult women with acne.

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