So its almost been 2 years since I last posted on Acne.org and kind of feel that I owe the community something after it helped me so much in my time of need.
First off my name is Tim and in January 2010 i started a years course of accutane finishing this January gone (2011). My dosage at first was 20mg which then rose to 60/80mg then gradually back down towards the end of my treatment. I found life on accutane very, very hard. The drug is a BITCH, but at times we need a bitch to put us
Sooooo... I'm on month 6 of my accutane journey. Going to see the derm next month. This is just a quick blog to tell people of my experience so far.
So at the moment i am on 60mg of tane a day. I first started on 15 then gradually to 30 then 40 and now 60. When I first started I was seemingly lucky that i did not seem to get a breakout. Anyway so over the 6 months my skin has hugely cleared up although i was still getting new spots occasionally up to the end of month 5. My derm was like