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A 45-year-old member asked:

Is accutane recommended for acne treatment?

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Dr. Jaron Mcmullin
Plastic Surgery 19 years experience
For severe cases: Accutane is a very strong but very effective drug for acne. It has potential serious side effects and requires close monitoring. That said, i know multiple patients who have had phenomenal improvements with Accutane that say they would do the treatment over. I recommend you see a local dermatologist for a consultation and more information.
Last updated Jun 24, 2014

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