A member asked:

I am starting accutane for hormonal cystic acne. can i use retin-a micro gel also? is retin a helpful in preventing scarring?

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Dr. James Okamoto answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

No: Accutane should not be combined with Retin A unless directed by your dermatologist. Accutane will dry your skin and Retin A will exacerbate that.

Answered 5/3/2018



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