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Can Accutane treat skin dryness?

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Dr. Arlo Miller
Dermatology

In brief: No

90% of patients on Accutane develop dry skin and it is a side effect that we have to help patients deal with during their course of treatment.
Bottom line is Accutane will almost certainly make your dryness worse.

In brief: No

90% of patients on Accutane develop dry skin and it is a side effect that we have to help patients deal with during their course of treatment.
Bottom line is Accutane will almost certainly make your dryness worse.
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