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I am having cystic acne, going to start isotretinoin treatment from tomorrow, should I get Blood lipid determination before start?or during treatment?

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Dr. Mark Wick
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In brief: Isotretinoin

Yes, measurement of your lipid levels and liver function tests are recommended before beginning istotretinoin and also regularly while you are taking it.

In brief: Isotretinoin

Yes, measurement of your lipid levels and liver function tests are recommended before beginning istotretinoin and also regularly while you are taking it.
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