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A 31-year-old female asked:

Is accutane recommended for someone with cystic acne but also high prolactin caused by pituitary adenoma? may it alter mood & dopamine & prolactin?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
As far as I am aware: ACCUTANE acts on the SKIN ....and has no effect on glandular function or mood! Hope this is helpful! Dr Z

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