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best time to take accutane

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Hello can someone tell me the best time to take your accutane pills is it morning or night.

I have been told to eat my evening meal first then take my pills straight after is this correct.

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You don't take your pills twice a day? I take mine twice a day...once in the morning with breakfast and once at night with dinner. It's better to take it with food because food helps it absorb in your system faster.

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I have to take 3 a day, so i have one in the morning with a glass of milk, another at tea time just after eating my dinner then another at night time with a glass of milk. Seems to work fine for me :), think its more preferred to take it with food but if not have it with milk.

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Make sure it's a fatty meal. I make sure to eat cheese, butter, or salad dressing before I take my Accutane.

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in the little info guide, it says to take 1 pill twice a day unless otherwise directed by your doctor. i take one at breakfast and one at dinner

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I just started today my doc said to take 2 at the same time. i chose breakfast. peanutbutter on a waffle.

im on 60mg to start.

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Does any1 kno how many hours apart they shud be? because my first meal is around noon, and i have a relatively early dinner. I'm on 40 mg twice daily.

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im pretty sure most ppl take it 2x a day. my dr told me to take it 1x after breakfast and 1x at dinner.

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it doesnt matter WHEN you take the dose as long as it is a REGULAR intervals :)

also dcb1001 is very true, cant stress this enough, you must take your dose with a high fat content meal / supplement, as accutane/isotretinoin is a retinoidal vitamin-A derivative, it needs to betaken with a dose of fats so it is digested and absorbed as efficiently as possble.

for example i used to take my dose before bed, with a spinach and tomato salad with three massive spoonfuls of extra virgin olive oil dumped on top :)

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I'm tentative about taking this med at night especially since it has been advised that it's taken with a fatty meal to assist its absorption, i cannot eat a fatty meal at night then go to bed that would cause me to gain some weight. So can I take it in the morning after breakfast and daytime after lunch instead? I'm supposed to take 40mg a day broken into 20mg x2... Please help!

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I'm tentative about taking this med at night especially since it has been advised that it's taken with a fatty meal to assist its absorption, i cannot eat a fatty meal at night then go to bed that would cause me to gain some weight. So can I take it in the morning after breakfast and daytime after lunch instead? I'm supposed to take 40mg a day broken into 20mg x2... Please help!

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Since so much of it is stored in fatty tissue, I think it's okay to take it once a day (I do), especially if you'll forget otherwise. Twice a day would keep it more even, but I'm not sure that's really necessary, because we're looking at cumulative dosage.

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