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My Journey - logs on various meds/acne/treatments

Where Are Your Lymph Nodes...possible Side Effect Of Accutane?

Posted by Graciemeow, 02 April 2012 · 1,554 views

ok ok soooo...since being in the sun the skin on my face is so so sore ;'( and like rough and flaky. also since saturday night my jaw got helllaa sore (the left side) and now there is a sore lump along it. this is so tender to touch. its like along the bone.. none of my teeth hurt at all and im not due dental work or anything so it can't be that. im...

People On Accutane Be Careffull In The Sunn.. I Learnt The Hard Wayy

Posted by Graciemeow, 01 April 2012 · 400 views

okay sooooooooooo maybe this kinda only applies to people in the UK where sun and nice weather is rare ...we've had a rate nice week up in York which brought me to procrastinate and leave me assignments for a week in the sun with my friends... PUT SUN BLOCK ON. within about 10 mins my back was burnt to shit and then i put sun cream on but it didnt...

Day 91 - Success

Posted by Graciemeow, 26 March 2012 · 380 views

not long to go now, only until the 17th April and then my 4 month course (or 16 weeks...whichever) is over :))) !! i noticed that my side effects are actually subsiding. they weren't terrible at all really, there was a point a few weeks ago where my lips were painful and cracking but i kept up with the carmex and its got a little better.

Day 86 ... Loss Of Appetite And Possibly Weight

Posted by Graciemeow, 21 March 2012 · 535 views

okay for the past three days this has been pretty awful now...its only just dawned on me that its probably a side effect frmo the med. IM. NOT. HUNGRY. ever. and when i try to eat because i realise i havn't eaten in ages (i can go all day/over a day without eating and not realising it) i try to eat and i feel... sick and really overly full and lethargic...

Day 85 Pictures :)

Posted by Graciemeow, 20 March 2012 · 412 views

okay so late but as promised some PICTURES :)

as you can see my lips are now so sore...i've got carmex on but they're just dead bitty all the time and if i don't kee carmex on they crack and bleed yaaay. i don't have any foundation on . :)

Really Weird Thing That I Think Is A Side Effect From Accutane

Posted by Graciemeow, 14 March 2012 · 319 views

okay.............i've noticed something. and i want to know if anyone else has experienced this on accutane. my nose is really runny ALLL TTHEE TIMEE.
its so annoying. it's never usually like this and at first i thought i just got a cold cos i started med in december and i did actually get a cold in jan....but by feb i was like wtf why am i still...

Day 74 - Success!

Posted by Graciemeow, 09 March 2012 · 198 views

yayyy good news from my derm :) only 5 weeks left, i dont have to do any longer only the 4 month minimun cos my skin has responded so well. my lips are dry of doom and kinda painful but i keep pickingthem and making them bleed which obviously isn't helpful. i'll post pictures tomorrow. my blood tests have all come back fine except my liver enzymeis...

Day 67 - Good News

Posted by Graciemeow, 01 March 2012 · 215 views

okay soi i had my dermatology appointment today and she said......................... i only have to be on it a total of 16 weeks!!! which means 17th aprilis my finish day and that means i only have around 6/7 weeks left!!!!!!!!!!! wow!!!!!!!! she is not upping my dose...

Day 63

Posted by Graciemeow, 26 February 2012 · 220 views

not much more to report. i have a medical tomorrow because im doing camp america this summer and im worried the side effects from the med will affect it :/ ? i also have my consultation on the thursday FINALLLLLYY after 9 weeks!! so i'm hoping for some good news (good news as in blood tests are okay and my dosage can be upped and that i maybe...

Day 50 Something Still - Pictures

Posted by Graciemeow, 19 February 2012 · 407 views

okay as promised here are some pictures where i have no make up on
the right side of my face is still very stubborn and the thing on my cheek on the left side hasn't fully gone down yet which is frustrating. As you can see my lips are getting pretty sore now

still got a long way to...

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