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A 20-year-old male asked:

I used isotretinoin treatment for 4 months.it was good then..now i'm facing breakouts again..can i use a second course?how safe is the treatment?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Usually 2 courses: Isotretinoin therapy is usually donee cycles or bursts. Usually of 2-4 months treatment then 1-2 months rest then repeat. Check with your doctor for follow up.
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