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How Quickly Does Accutane Work
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I've been on Accutane now for 2 months and have seen minimal improvement. When will this medication actually work?
Most within 12 weeks: Acne can flare the first few months on isotretinoin. Most patients start to see improvement within 12 weeks. However, there are always a few patients who require a longer amount of time to see improvement. Your dermatologist will be adjusting your dose as the months progress. ...Read more
I'm just now starting isotretinoin (accutane) and I was just curious as to when it normally starts to work for people?
Does initial breakout is permanent? I'm in a 13 day with 10 mg accutane and I had initial breakout. Can I know when it last? Does accutane really work?
Ans: Yes accurate does really work it is very toxic and so you must be monitored closely. You must complete the course of treatment ...Read more
Can u take creatine while in accutane? I m currently on accutane since the past week. I work out daily and would like to know if creatine can be taken
Well: However, it is unpleasant, and you must be sure not to become pregnant. Your skin will be dry, irritated, and may itch or burn. For severe acne, this is part of the informed consent you will give. After your course of treatment, you should be clear for at least several months. Most folks think it is worth it. Good luck. ...Read more
Probably not: Accutane make you very sensitive to the sun and you can sunburn very easily (anytiime but that makes summer really bad). The blood tests do not help the Accutane work any better it just helps moniter the effects of the drug or if you are female ensures you are not pregnant. ...Read more
I assume Accutane works by cleaning out everything under the skin first but why was there stuff under the skin in the 1st place? Not washing correct?
No: A variant on the molecule supposedly with fewer side effects / better safety profile was under development a few years ago but was abandoned. For deep cystic acne, Isotretinoin remains by far the best choice, though antibiotics and topical retinoic acid preparations work well for milder cases. ...Read more
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