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... I am on my 7th day of Accutane and my lips are slowly beginning to dry out. ... (0 replies)
... affects the mouth and the other affects the genitals. I have used Accutane 4 times. It was during my 4th course that I started to get cold sores. ... (5 replies)
... A lot of people out there get cold sores as well, it's really nothing to worry about. ... (5 replies)

... Be very careful with this drug. Make sure that the risks are worth what you will gain. My daughter was put on Accutane 9 years ago at the age of 14 and again at the age of 15. She did not have acne per se. ... (46 replies)
... Hi! I was on accutane for five months and my course ended in December 2004. ... (5 replies)
Accutane :[
Aug 12, 2009
... need a sunblock lipstick at all times. Do not wear makeup of start using any moisturisers. Ask your doctor as they have suncreams that you can use. If you get cold sores use Zovirax cream until you see you doctor. Go make an appointment. ... (5 replies)
... I get cold sores too, quite often if I'm not careful. ... (5 replies)
... Reading these boards, people talk about an initial breakout when on Accutane. I didn't have it that I remember. So, I can't help you, there. My side effects: cold sores from very dry lips, rash-like dry patches on different parts of body; and funky odor that made my laundry stink. No weight gain or loss. (1 replies)
Try Accutane :)
Aug 23, 2007
... I had one course of accutane about 9 years ago. I remember dry areas appearing in different areas on my body, not necessarily my face. ... (2 replies)
... then when your lips get sry and cracked then they will come out. at least that is what I have read. there is no way for accutane to cause herpes. you have to already have it. they are not talking about the genital kind. ... (4 replies)
... I have chapped lips and now I have a cold sore that popped up out of no where, one minute it wasn't there the next it was. I hate cold sores. Anyways I would ask a derm , but they have not reffered me yet. My Dr wanted to try me on this last combo first. ... (10 replies)
... My husband gets cold sores about once a year. The last time he had one he used Abreva on it right when he had the first signs of a cold sore and it only lasted about 4 or 5 days and did not get near as bad. It stayed really little and hardly noticeable. ... (5 replies)
Accutane & tanning
Apr 26, 2005
... a rays affect the immune system, it can actually supress the immune system and this allows bacteria to multiply making the acne worse. that's why people who get cold sores have an outbreak after laying in the sun. ... (14 replies)
Accutane Journal
Nov 5, 2004
... Hey Lulu's mom... I had the same problem; I called it "joker lips" from the old batman t.v. show. My derm. told me not to use any chapsticks with menthol in them. It can be drying and actually make things worse. I was using Carmex and it'd burn when I put it on (I'm glad it works for some people though). I also tried Burt's Bee's lip balm, but that also has menthol so it... (672 replies)
Accutane Journal
Nov 4, 2004
... I need some help with my severe dry lips. Last week the corners of my mouth started cracking, causing scabs and it looked like ugly cold sores. ... (672 replies)
Accutane Journal
Nov 2, 2004
... moisture wise, my lips are getting worse and worse. The sides of my lips started cracking last weekend and now I look like I have cold sores and they're a bit scabby. Hurts to open my mouth too wide. Ok I admit I was picking at it. I just can't control my hands. ... (672 replies)
Accutane Journal
Sep 21, 2004
... e very beginning and stopped after the first month, still just have the chapped lips.............which is the purpose of my post. I am here to praise CARMAX "for cold sores and chapped lips" , i found it at walmart for a mere 1. ... (672 replies)
... I think "Mr. Right" must be right in saying that it's the accutane making you break out and not the chapstick. ... (4 replies)
... It's worth a try. Heck tried and am trying almost everything else except Accutane. I have a tube here and washed and spot treated myself (found tube in my cupboard, I use to get cold sores every once and a while - and hey its not expired). I currently have about 25 zits total which includes 8 cysts. 2 of the cysts are huge, about a nickel in size, I hate them. I'm... (10 replies)
... symptoms. I would suppose symptoms may not exist though, as people on lower doses of accutane don't experience strong symptoms or side effects. Oh and by the way, this is just me though, but if I get too much Vit. ... (5 replies)

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