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... Anyway if she's the type of chick that would ditch you over something like this, you'll know she's not worth it anyway. ... (5 replies)
... ask your dermatologist if she can prescribe some topical meds to teake in addition to the accutane. i've used tazorac and differin and both helped me somewhat (but i hear you, it's always maddening cycles of good skin then break-outs again...). and i completely understand wanting to avoid people because your self-confidence is low, i feel that way a lot too, but it always... (5 replies)
... I think you should continue with the accutane and try to have good confidence about yourself. Stop spending so much time in the mirror it will only make you feel lower. ... (5 replies)

... for a while now, A LOT on my back, and quite a bit on my face. I've tried a few external treatments, none of them worked, and I was driven to the last resort of Accutane 2 months ago. ... (5 replies)
... Whether or not Accutane is working or not is obvious - if your acne is clearing up, then it's working. I also have a theory, which is also believed by many derms as to whether or not a person will have long-term benefits from Accutane. The more severe your side-effects, the greater the likelyhood that your acne will stay away once you're done. Obviously, there are... (2 replies)
... Oh and by the way... that was nearly 8 years ago he was on Accutane for very severe cystic acne.... 8 years later, his skin is FLAWLESS, hasn't had a zit since! ... (9 replies)
... Yup 40 mg should be just right for you then. First time on was Accutane, I had a derm that liked to "treat acne aggressively." He put me on 60 mg a day, and WHOA way too much for me, I had a huge breakout and my skin was sooo red and peely. I bumped myself down to 40 mg a day (which now come to find out, is the exact right dose for my size) and that's when things started... (9 replies)
... day. so i have 4 months left, thats why i wanna just get up the dose so i end up taking the right amount, not only am i not dry, but i have been using my prescription BP this whole time, i know thats bad to do, but nothing is drying up with out it.... ... (9 replies)
... I am sorry you aren't seeing any improvement yet, I have a feeling since you don't have any dry lips or dry skin that you probably are not on a high enough dose... how long are you supposed to be on Accutane for? ... (9 replies)
... i am on a low dose and i plan on telling them to up it at my appointment next week. i have no side effects either i am not dry at all, don't even need chapstick!! i have heard that it can take the whole coarse to clear up but it works in the end. ... (9 replies)
... been diagnosed with Lupus, which makes dealing with the acne ssssssoooooooooo much harder. I take a med for the Lupus and now two for the acne. Ironically, The accutane is used in Lupus treatment and that is why my being on a maintenance dos of 40 mg 3 or 4 times a week hasn't been a problem. ... (5 replies)
... day and am afraid maybe the accutane is not working for me. What do you think? ... (2 replies)
Aug 12, 2001
... Infinity, i didnt understand your comment about the accutane not working until after i stop taking it. I have been on it for 3 months and i havent broken out since i strated started working a long time ago.. ... (9 replies)
Accutane breakouts
Jan 25, 2001
... pills, pills, pills. Why should I risk giving myself a case of severe acne, if the chances of accutane not working are one in four? ... (6 replies)
... I have been on accutane for 2 months now, I had persistent acne on chin and back which would never clear I tried everything. But since accutane I have had breakouts in areas I didn't usually get them and I still get bad breakouts every day, is this normal? ... (1 replies)
... u won't have too much luck as they are only trying the options out there. I've just gotten tired of the whole thing. It's like everyone has a unique solution and not a generic one. ... (5 replies)
... Acne is not a one drug works for all type of condition. ... (5 replies)
Starting Accutane
Oct 21, 2012
... or if accutane caused this. Anyway I hate it. I wake up in the morning and I am sooooo oily, then when I wash it its ok for about 1 hour and then again. ... (0 replies)
... aybe request spiro while you wait the 2 months to deal with the hassle of getting on accutane. Cycline antibiotics can have side effects that are just as bad as accutane IMO. ... (3 replies)
... Yeah, I seen no improvement at all, so I had to discontinue. I am now on accutane, and have been on for 5 days, and I'm seeing more improvement that I had on mincocycline. (3 replies)

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