This thread is mainly for people already taking Accutane but also for people considering taking it.
The attached PDF document contains a compilation of answers to Accutane-related FAQs.
!Accutane FAQs.pdf 1.27MB 582 downloads
The following common Accutane questions are answered, with relevant figures/tables from scientific journals included:
- What are the indications for Accutane? (Page 4)
- How effective is Accutane? (Page 5)
- Why is Accutane so effective? (Page 6)
- How long does Accutane take to work? (Page 8)
- Will I get an initial breakout from Accutane? (Page 9)
- Should Accutane be taken with food? (Page 10)
- Is my dose correct? (Page 11)
- What are the common side effects of Accutane? (Page 12)
- Will my oil return after Accutane? (Page 14)
- Should I drink alcohol while on Accutane? (Page 15)
- Can supplements help reduce the side effects of Accutane? (Page 16)
- How do I pass my Accutane tests? (Page 17)
- What drugs does Accutane interact with? (Page 18)
- How long until Accutane is out of my system? (Page 19)
- What is the chance of my acne returning after Accutane? (Page 20)
- How many courses of Accutane do people normally take? (Page 21)
- Should I use a maintenance therapy after Accutane? (Page 22)
Hope this helps!